One of three AFL recruits who arrived at the Northern Blues in season 2019, Jonathan O’Rourke will provide VFL premiership experience to a youthful Blues set-up. A key acquisition for Northern in the off-season, O’Rourke featured for Box Hill in their 2018 premiership and has experienced at both the elite and state level to pass on. An accumulator in the VFL over recent seasons, O’Rourke will also add to the outside class for the Blues as they vie for their first finals appearance in eight seasons.
VFL games: 54
VFL goals: 15
Former clubs: Hawthorn, GWS Giants