The Western Bulldogs have selected Murray Bushranger Laitham Vandermeer with pick 37 in the NAB AFL Draft.

Vandermeer is a year older than his counterparts, having played as a 19-year old in the TAC Cup.

He is a line-breaker, using his speed and agility to rebound from the defensive 50.

Vandermeer has a penetrating kick and uses it to gain quality metres for his side.

He represented Vic County in the National Championships.


Laitham Vandermeer profile

DOB: 03/03/1999
Height: 179cm
Weight: 73kg
Position: Defender
Club: Murray Bushrangers