Stephen Hill played for West Perth in the WAFL and represented Western Australian in the 2008 AFL Under 18 Championships, resulting in being selected in the Under 18 All-Australian Team. Drafted 3rd overall in the 2008 AFL Draft, Stephen made his AFL debut in Round 1 2009, and has since shown his versatility playing multiple midfield roles and across half back, where he has displayed his ability to run and carry the ball and poise under pressure to be a consistent, high performer at AFL level. Stephen was an AFL rising Star nominee in 2009, ALFCA Best Young Player of the Year 2010, awarded Fremantle Football Club Life Membership in 2015 and selected in the Fremantle Football Club Best 25 Since 95 Team. Having currently played more than 200 games of AFL football and kicked more than 110 goals, Stephen has played a pivotal role in Fremantle Football Club’s on field success, including playing in the 2013 Grand Final, and now assumes an important leadership role with the next generation of young aboriginal players emerging at the club.

About the Stephen Hill Squad

The Fremantle Football Club's Next Generation Stephen Hill Squad is for players aged over 16 years. This academy focuses on advancing players from community level participation to State and AFL level competence.

Skills developed

  • Basic skill execution under high level pressure
  • Understanding of the mental and physical requirements for a player entering State League and AFL systems
  • Goal setting and accountability to set and implement individual skill development plans

Player List

Name WAFL Club
Cole Agnew Peel
Richard Bartlett  East Fremantle
Eric Benning Claremont
Kendyll Blurton Claremont
Chase Bourne South Fremantle
Jaren Carr South Fremantle
Riley Colborne South Fremantle
Seth Connor East Fremantle
William Dimasi Peel
Josh Draper Peel
Dom Dravitzki Peel
Anthony Ghiselli Claremont
Brodie Ginbey Claremont
Keanu Haddow East Fremantle
Kai Holmes South Fremantle
Kai Humphry Claremont
Jack Ilott Peel
Tristian Jacques East Fremantle
Simon James South Fremantle
Rickardo Jetta Peel
Ashwin Malik South Fremantle
Dallas McAdam Claremont
Rohan McNeill Claremont
Jesse Motlop South Fremantle
Tyler Piazzola South Fremantle
Jermaine Pickett South Fremantle
Tryse Rioli South Fremantle
Graham Sandy East Fremantle
Jasper Scaife West Perth
Ahmad Sgro Claremont
Lyle Sibosado Swan Districts
Clayton Taylor West Perth
Chris Walker East Fremantle
Conrad Williams Claremont
Christian Wilson South Fremantle
William Wolf Claremont
Xavier Wright East Fremantle
Noman Yarran South Fremantle