SIX of the AFL South Coast's top prospects have been pegged for higher honours after being named in their respective GWS Giants Academy squads.
Bomaderry pair Evan Larkins and Brynn Carlile as well as Ulladulla's Braydon Atkins have been named in the Giants White team for the ACT/South Coast/Western Riverina area.
This trio are joined in the Paul Highmore coached side by Ayden Macdonald, Bailee Gilbert, Ben Lum, Ben Paton, Campbell Moresi, Connor Hill, Digby Blacker, Elijah Turner-Collins, Hamish Cameron, Harrison King, Jak Hay, James Egan, Josh Baldwin, Leo Lahey, Marcus Unger, Michael Armstrong, Olvier Robertson, Will Axelby, Xander Tuan, Zac Jenkins and Zac Noack.
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While Batemans Bay's Austin Edwards and Tom Lassau are the two lone South Coast representatives in the under 13s team, which will be coached by Luke Martin.
This side also contains Ben Vardy, Brodie Ruitenberg, Brodie Park, Cameron Terry, Charlie Jordan, Declan Sim, Henry Holdom, Isaac Baldwin, Jacob Scholtens, Jauden Deighan-Smith, Lewis Weickhardt, Liam East, Logan Allison, Luca Drury, Luke Todd, Nelson Marks, Oliver Withers, Riley James Hamilton, Tasman Simons, Tiernan Miller, Ty Quade and Zak Shelton.
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The final South Coast product named is Bomaderry's Fergus Priest, who currently plays for Ainslie in Canberra.
Priest has been named in the Academy North under 15s squad alongside Noah Read, Jack Rule, Finn Watkins, Blake Ciscato, Nathan Fox, Lachlan Mason, Ethan Roberts, Ned Korsten, Jermey Boatfield, Lachlan Mertz, Regan Brock, Daniel Hoffman, James White, Nathan Battaglia, Jayden Rapley, Flynn Woodward, Lachlan Fitzpatrick, Matthew Choules, Dayne Posthuma, Charlie Mahar, Lachlan McKenzie, Jack Boxshall and Lachlan Turley.
All these teams will compete at Albury from September 30 to October 4.