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Rookie - Pick 9 | Billy Gowers

Rookie | Billy Gowers Highlights Watch highlights of new Western Bulldogs rookie Billy Gowers in action for the Footscray Bulldogs in 2017.

Key Stats
Height: 186cm
Weight: 83kg
Defender: Midfielder
DOB: 10 June, 1996
Club: Footscray

The Western Bulldogs have selected Footscray midfielder Billy Gowers with pick 9 in the 2017 NAB AFL Rookie Draft.

Gowers signed with Footscray at the end of the 2016 season and went on to play 16 VFL games for the Club, averaging 16 disposals, and five marks per match, and chipping in with four goals.

The 21-year-old son of former Hawk and Lion Andrew Gowers and former Oakleigh Charger has above average foot skills on both sides of his body, and has an excellent vertical leap.

Gowers was selected by Carlton with the sixth pick in the 2015 Rookie Draft.