Congratulations to Lachlan Filipovic, class of 2016, on being drafted to Melbourne Football Club. Lachlan was selected as Melbourne’s first pick in the AFL Rookie Draft after a stellar season playing for Sandringham Dragons/Vic Metro this year as their standout ruckman.
Lachlan has a strong sporting background, having played soccer and basketball before taking up football just a few years ago. As well as playing for the Sandringham Dragons, he represented St Leonard’s College in football and basketball through his time in Senior School. Lachlan was also a dedicated member of Cullen House, serving as House Captain this year and receiving House Full Colours and the Bronze Medal for Outstanding Participation and Achievement for Cullen House.
The College is very proud of Lachlan for his hard work and dedication to football and congratulates him on this wonderful achievement. We wish Lachlan all the best of luck for the future and look forward to following his achievements in football and beyond.