Former Gippsland Power Player Changkuoth Jiath To Debut For Hawthorn
Former Gippsland Power player Changkuoth Jiath will make his AFL debut for Hawthorn tomrorow evening (9th August) against Greater Western Sydney in Canberra.
After a successful season with the Power in 2017 which included making the Victoria Country squad, Jiath was taken in the.2018 Rookie Draft as a Next Generation Academy selection.
He has impressed as a versatile defender at VFL level, despite being drafted as a forward and has now been promoted from a Category B Rookie to on the hawks senior list.
Jiath was born in an Ethiopian refugee camp, and was six when he and his family moved to Australia.