‘‘Dave’s been right here for the entire time and when he dedicated long-term for the remainder of his profession, I believe that reveals the kind of particular person he’s,’’ Dew stated.
‘‘He’s up for the problem and positively seeking to lead this entire soccer membership.’’
Swallow stated he hoped to be a frontrunner by means of his actions on the sector and was enthusiastic in regards to the Suns’ long-term prospects.
‘‘It’s fairly a proud second for myself,’’ he stated.
‘‘I’m actually assured with this system and the leaders beneath that we’ll see success within the close to future.’’
Witts solely joined the Suns on the finish of 2017 however Dew stated a gathering with the 26-year-old on the finish of final season cemented his management credentials.
‘‘By way of the powerful instances by means of the top of final yr Wittsy knocked on the door and stated ’OK, I’m in and the way will we get it higher?’ … from that second there I knew Jarrod had the membership at coronary heart and was dedicated to creating certain we begin our climb,’’ Dew stated.
Witts too signed a five-year contract extension earlier this yr, making certain each of the Suns’ new captains are locked-in with the membership for the long-term.Pearce Hanley and Touk Miller have been named vice-captains, with 23-year-old Miller additionally signed to a long-term deal on the membership.
The way forward for Lynch and Might overshadowed a lot of the Suns’ 2018 marketing campaign and chief govt Mark Evans stated it was encouraging key members of the brand new management group had long-term offers with the membership.
‘‘Importantly for us, three of our 4 office-bearers – if that’s what you wish to name them – have lately dedicated themselves long-term to the membership,’’ Evans stated.
Jarrod Harbrow is joined by Brayden Fiorini, George Horlin-Smith and Alex Sexton within the the rest of the Suns’ management group.
WHO ARE THE SUNS’ NEW CAPTAINS?
Video games: 117 (all Gold Coast)
Was the No.1 decide within the 2010 AFL draft
Gained Gold Coast membership champion award in 2014
Video games: 80 (2013-2017: Collingwood, 40; 2018-present: Gold Coast, 40)
At 209cm is the third-tallest energetic participant within the AFL