DOB: 13 April 2002
Debut: Round 1, 2021 vs Gold Coast at Carrara
From: Northern Knights, pick #5, 2020 AFLW National Draft
Number: 16 (2021-)
Premiership player - 2022 spring season
Rising Star nomination - Round 2, 2022
Grand Final player - 2022 summer season
Games: 36* (to end 2022 spring)
Key forward picked with Melbourne's first selection in the 2020 AFLW National Draft. She debuted in the opening round of the new season and played every game. In her second season, Bannan used her athletic skills to play a wing role. She played every game in 2022, kicking an average of a goal a game, winning a Rising Star nomination, and playing in the Grand Final side.
Bannan played every game in the 2022 spring season, appearing in Melbourne's winning Grand Final.