BALLARAT Football League has named an initial training squad of 47 to prepare for its AFL Victorian country championships match against Goulburn Valley at Shepparton on Saturday, May 24.
New coach Shane Skontra will oversee the first training session at Eureka Stadium on Tuesday, May 6.
Other training sessions:
Darley - Wednesday, May 14
St Patrick's College - Sunday, May 18
Darrley - Tuesday, May 20
Eastern Oval - Thursday, May 22
The squad, which has representatives from all 11 clubs, features six young development players.
BACCHUS MARSH: Declan Phelan, Logan Blundell*
BALLARAT: Sam Conroy, Will McGregor, Lachlan Cassidy
DARLEY: Steven Kennedy, Darren Leonard, Shane Page, Rhys Ellis
EAST POINT: Paul Koderenko, Jonathon Lanyon, Hayden Walters, Daniel Tung
LAKE WENDOUREE: Lucas Anderson, Tom Carey, Angus Kirby*
MELTON: Brady Murphy, Matthew Notman, Murphy Watt, Jaryd Ramsay*
MELTON SOUTH: Reece Miles
NORTH BALLARAT CITY: Ryan Hobbs, Simon McCartin, Derick Micallef, Daniel Jones, Jarryd Graham, Jason McNamara, Marcus Darmody, Ryan Luke, Shaun Lyle, Josh Bromeley-Lynch*
REDAN: Brendan Peace,. Ryan Waight, Callum Currie, Brenton Riordan, Nathan Blomeley, Daniel Colbert, Chris Giampaolo, Hayden Riley*
SEBASTOPOL: Michael Powell
SUNBURY: David Kovacevic, Andrew Dahau, Matthew Medcraft, Mitch Conn, Josh Burgess, Adam Short, Dylan Tarczon*