Bendigo Pioneer on target at Draft Combine

Angus Schumacher in action for the Pioneers.
Angus Schumacher in action for the Pioneers.

Bendigo Pioneers star Angus Schumacher has made a flying start to the AFL Draft Combine in Melbourne.

Schumacher was one of just four players at the Combine to get a perfect score in the goalkicking test at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night.

The Strathfieldsaye product nailed all five of his shots for goal to land a perfect score of 30.

He narrowly missed a perfect score in the field kicking test as well.

Schumacher scored 29 out of 30 in the test which saw players attempt to his targets using their preferred and non-preferred feet.

Schumahcer’s Pioneer team-mates Bailey Henderson, Lochie O’Brien, Jarrod Brander, Brent Daniels and Kane Farrell are also attending the Draft Combine. Potential top five draft pick Paddy Dow is injured and is not being tested.

The Draft Combine continues at Etihad Stadium today.