DOB: 2 March 1998
From: North Geelong, selection #73 2016 AFLW Draft
Number: 14 (2017-)
Games: 71* (to end 2023)
Statistical categories led:
Most games and Most goals in number 14
Equal most tackles in a game: 12 - Round 5, 2022 summer season vs Gold Coast
Equal most free kicks for in a game: 6 - Round 7, 2017 vs Fremantle
Most free kicks for in a season: 25 - 2022 summer season
Equal most finals - 10
Most games until first career goal - 24
Equal most fines - ($400)
Former captain of the Vic Country representative side, who was drafted the option of playing back, middle or forward. She spent most her time in the middle, playing every game in the 2017 season.
Mithen had her best season yet in 2021, playing eight games and scoring five votes in the league's best and fairest award as Melbourne made the Preliminary Final. At the end of the season she signed a two year contract extension, keeping her at the club until 2023. She played all but one game of 2022, registering her highest tally yet in the AFLW B&F. Later that year, in the spring season, Mithen again played every game, appearing in the club's premiership victory.
Played every game again in 2023, kicking a career high four goals.
Distantly related to former Demon Laurie Mithen (her grandfather's cousin).
|Round 2, 2021||Rough conduct (dangerous tackle)||$400 fine|
melbournefc.com.au - 23/06/2021