Hawthorn taking “natural athlete” father-son prospect into draft “consideration”

Hawthorn father-son prospect Jerome Lawrence could find himself on the Hawks’ list via next week’s National or Rookie Draft. The Oakleigh Chargers product is the son of 1991 premiership player Stephen Lawrence and is considered a mobile tall prospect. Having played as an over-age 19-year-old for the Chargers last season, Oakleigh coach Jason Davenport says that Lawrence only began to take his footy seriously this year. “Jerome is a latecomer to football from a serious perspective,” Davenport told...

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