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Rookie pick: Courtney Webb

Danielle Balales, Carlton Media  October 20, 2017 12:39 PM

Keeping breaks down AFLW picks Damien Keeping spoke to Carlton Media after today's AFLW Draft to break down all our picks.

A TALENTED cricketer and footballer, Courtney Webb is an all-round athlete who has joined Carlton with pick No.17 in the 2017 AFL Women's rookie draft.

The midfielder, who is a “good user of the footy”, represented the Allies at the under-18 national championships.

Women’s senior coach Damien Keeping said Webb not only makes good decisions with the football, but also has elite disposal.

“Courtney is a really good user of the footy – she has terrific skills,” Keeping said.

“She loves sport and lives for the contest. She has a real desire to win.”

Welcome, Courtney!

Position: Outside mid

Height: 163cm

Club: Launceston, Tasmania