Image DOB: 12 December 2003

From: Doutta Stars/Calder Cannons, selection #42, 2021 AFLW National Draft

Number: 17 (2022 summer-)

Honours:
Premiership player - 2022 spring season
Rising Star nominee - Round 9, 2022 spring season

Games: 28* (to end 2023 spring)
Goals: 0
Career statistics

WinsDrawsLossesWinning %
230582.14

Statistical categories led:
Youngest player - 18 years, 71 days
Most games in number 17
Equal most fines - ($400)

One of the tallest players available in the 2021 Draft, standing at 190 centimetres, ruck/forward Gillard had a background in netball and softball. In 2021 she played for the Victorian Metro representative team. After three games in her first season she was moved into defence for the 2022 spring season. In Round 9, Gillard was nominated for the Rising Star award, and played every game for the season on the way to playing a starring role in the club's first premiership victory.

Played every game in 2023, and was named in the extended All Australian squad. Signed a one year contract extension at the end of the season.

YearGamesGoalsAFL B&F
2022 summer 300
2022 spring 1300
2023 1200

Tribunal

RoundChargeSanction
Qualifying Final, 2022 spring season Rough conduct - tackle $400 fine

Lists
((Rising Star)
Youngest players

Media
melbournefc.com.au - 28/07/2021, 16/12/2023

Links
RookieMe.com profile