AFL Sydney Men’s Rising Star – Round Eight Nominee
This weeks nominee has progressed through the ranks at their club, playing U19s and Reserve Grade. Making his Premier Division debut for Pennant Hills Demons in Round 1, the three performances at the top level have showcased Connor Matthew’s talent. Connor is to be known for his solid body in defence and a terrific set of hands, becoming an influential player to the team.
Learn more about this week’s Men’s Rising Star nominee:
Name: Connor Matthews
AFL Sydney Club: Pennant Hills Demons
Position: Back Pocket/Half-Back Flank
Junior Club: Westbrook Bulldogs
Favourite activity to do outside of football: Spending time with mates
What is one thing that we don’t know about this Rising Star that they are well known for around the club?
Nothing in particular – mild mannered player !!
What role do they play for the club both on and off the field?
Regularly assists in Club Volunteer roles
The night before the game what will they most likely be doing?
Do they have any pre-game superstitions?
Reason for nomination this round:
Coach quote on Performance: