Jenna Bruton joined the North Melbourne Football club as one of their marquee player signings for the clubs inaugural 2018/19 season.
A Premiership player for the Western Bulldogs in 2018, Jenna quickly made a name for herself in just her first year in the AFLW, as one of the best pressure midfielders/forwards in the competition.
Also Possessing elite speed and an ability to find the goals, Jenna will continue to develop and grow as a player as she embarks on a new and exiting journey with North Melbourne FC.
Bruton was Pick 11 in the 2017 AFLW draft and made her debut against Fremantle in Round 1, 2018 at VU Whitten Oval.
- Birthdate November 8, 1995
- ClubNorth Melbourne FC
Former Golden Point and now North Melbourne footballer Jenna Bruton has won North Melbourne’s inaugural Best and Fairest award in her first year with the club. Bruton finished with 107 votes, edging out last year’s league best and fairest Emma Kearney (96) and utility player Kate Gillespie-Jones (90). She kept her acceptance speech short and…
By Dinny Navaratnam After winning a flag last season with the Western Bulldogs, Jenna Bruton faced an agonising choice. Expansion side North Melbourne was aggressively hunting talent as it prepared for its AFL Women’s competition entry in 2019, and the Roos wanted the midfielder. The Dogs wanted to keep Bruton though, and her close relationship with…
Jenna Bruton (Western Bulldogs) 158cm – Midfielder Fleet of foot, Bruton will strengthen North’s roving stocks with her clean usage around stoppages. Selected with pick 11 in the 2017 draft, Bruton was picked on the back of a standout campaign in the VFL, where she gained selection in the VFL Women’s Team of the Year. An…