A former Queenslander who moved to Melbourne to improve her football, Ernst has elite running capacity and continues to improve her rucking craft enormously. Her work rate outside of stoppages makes her a terrific target for team mates around the ground. Highly disciplined and coachable, Ernst leads by example.
- BirthplaceNorth Queensland
- ClubWestern Bulldogs
Huge congratulations to Tiarna Ernst for finishing 5th in the Western Bulldogs AFLW inaugural B&F count. Tiarna’s ability to give her teammates first use of the ball out of the ruck was a major feature of Tiarna’s performance throughout the season. Her leadership both on and off the field was also something which endeared her…
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