Kicking off the 2022 signings – Noosa Tigers AFC have been able to secure the services of Former AFL Brisbane Lion & Aspley VFL player Jono Freeman, welcoming him back to his junior club in a major list to our playing list for next season.
The Noosa AFC is extremely excited with this signing, we can’t wait to see Jono back in a Tigers jumper, having an enormous impact in the QAFL next year.
Jono answered a few questions to for our supporters
Name: Jono Freeman
Position: Key Forward
Noosa AFC: Welcome to Noosa Football Club, what made you decide to play for us in 2022?
Jono: The excitement of coming back to help my home club & the news of getting a really experienced coach in Rourkey really helped make my decision clear it was time to come home.
Noosa AFC: What would be your best position?
Jono: I love playing at Full Forward but I have spent some time as a Ruckman
Noosa AFC: What club have you come from?
Jono: Aspley (VFL)
Noosa AFC: What do you do for work?
Jono: I do some part time work at Rebel Sport & I also work with my old man in his Property Maintenance business
Noosa AFC: Do you have any other hobbies away from Footy?
Player: I love Motor Racing, it’s a real passion of mine & I also enjoy playing Guitar
Noosa AFC: Career Highlights?
Jono: Obviously getting Drafted to Brisbane was amazing then I got to play my AFL debut at the Gabba, but probably the biggest highlight of the career was playing against Collingwood on the MCG. That night was the first time I had seen the MCG in person.
Noosa AFC: (We did some research and Jono had a blinder that game kicking 4 goals on the night, even though Jono wouldn’t tell us that)
Noosa AFC: What AFL club you support, who is you Favorite Former player & Current AFL Footballer?
Jono: I’ve always followed Geelong, Gary Ablett Jnr is my all-time favorite player & Current player would have to be The Bont
Noosa AFC: What do you want to achieve at Noosa AFC both personally & as a team in 2022
Personally – I’d love to have an impact on field with my experience and professionalism I’ve gained over my time at the higher level but ultimately I’d love to kick some bags
Team – Love to help elevate the group to play finals but firstly show improvement on last year
Noosa AFC: Well Jono, we are extremely excited to have you back at Noosa and we cannot wait for round 1 already
Please stay posted to our social media as we have some exciting player announcements coming soon
UP THERE NOOSA!!!