8. Nick Mellington
Recruited from: Coburg (VFL) / Richmond (VFL)
Local Club: Pascoe Vale / EDFL
The hard-nosed midfielder was another valuable recruit to the Seagulls in 2019. Mellington averaged 15 disposals and 5 tackles, along with playing several key defensive roles during the year. His ability to not only get under the opposition's skin, but to also use his contested ball winning skills was very influential. Testimony to his impact at his new Club, Mellington was chosen as part of the 2019 Leadership Group.
Player Sponsor: Gerard & Mandy Drew