Brandon Ryan 
Key Forward 
Northern Bullants

Northern Bullants big man Brandon Ryan has been selected by Hawthorn with Pick 12 in Wednesday night’s mid-season rookie draft. 

The 200cm mature-age key forward has dominated at VFL level this year, averaging 2.6 goals, 14 disposals and five marks per game. 

25-year-old Ryan, who has also demonstrated capacity to play through the ruck, is the cousin of Fremantle Dockers star defender Luke Ryan.