FORMER ST KILDA ROOKIE RETURNS TO MAGPIES NEST
Ed McDonnell who spent two years on St Kilda’s rookie list after representing
Following two seasons with SANFL club
McDonnell will be looking for a fresh start returning home to the Magpies following a frustrating run of injuries at
McDonnell said, “I am delighted to be returning to the Western Magpies who I played with for 1 season after moving across from my junior club the Kenmore Bulls and playing in the Velocity Sports Cup competition”.
Magpie Coach, Paul Grentell, said “Ed was a player we targeted to get back home as soon as we new we would be entering Div 1. His versatility will be a great asset to the club but his experience of being at SANFL and AFL clubs presents a vital opportunity to pass that experience on to and help fast track our young group.”
McDonnell will return from SA in time to start pre-season with the Magpies on November 11.
“SWOOP – 09”