South wins battle for GDFNL young gun

November 17, 2023 10:40 am in by
Former Bannockburn young gun Cal Hetherington in action. (Sports Media Image/Marcel Berens)

South Barwon has secured the signature of one of the GDFNL’s most talented youngsters.

The reigning GFNL runner-up has confirmed the signing of Bannockburn forward Cal Hetherington, beating out St Joseph’s for the services of the 22-year-old.

K rock Football reported last month that Hetherington was looking to test himself at the highest level locally.

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A member of the Tigers’ 2022 premiership team, Hetherington kicked 38 goals in 17 games this year, including an impressive four-goal effort in the elimination final loss to East Geelong.

He is the third announced arrival at McDonald Reserve, joining Geelong Falcons graduate Ethan Borys (Grovedale) and Paddy Kelly (Nullawil).


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