Hawthorn has signed delisted Saint Darren Minchington in a bid to inventory their ahead line with pace forward of 2019.
The 24-year-old didn’t play a senior sport in 2018 as he battled a collection of accidents and the Saints delisted him on the finish of the season after 28 video games with the membership.
Blessed with tempo, Minchington joined St Kilda through the rookie listing in 2011 however was unable to cement a spot within the workforce below Alan Richardson together with his greatest tally of senior video games in a single season coming in 2016 when he performed 13 video games.
Fairfax Media revealed final month that Hawthorn have been serious about selecting up Minchington as a delisted free agent and they didn’t waste any time signing him, lodging the paperwork with the AFL on the primary day of the delisted free company interval.
Hawthorn’s nationwide recruiting supervisor Mark McKenzie mentioned they’d been impressed with Minchington’s kind at VFL degree.
Hawthorn added Chad Wingard, Tom Scully and Jack Scrimshaw to their listing throughout the commerce interval whereas shedding Ryan Burton to Port Adelaide and Taylor Duryea to the Western Bulldogs.