TOWNSEND LEAPS IN TO THE AFL!

Not many people have waited longer for the GWS GIANTS’ first game in the AFL than Jacob Townsend.

Townsend made his debut in Round One against the Sydney Swans, culminating a three-year journey with the club after Townsend was one of the GIANTS inaugural signings.

Townsend made the leap to the AFL after excelling with the AFL’s NSW/ACT Talented Player Program, Team GWS’s TAC Cup side, NSW/ACT Rams and AIS/AFL Academy.

Townsend said his GIANTS debut in front of a bumper crowd was a dream come true, and something he had dreamt about since a young age. Read more…