Luke Valente was selected with Pick 32 in the 2018 NAB AFL draft by the Fremantle football Club.
Valente dominated at NAB AFL U18 Championships level, averaging 28 disposals, seven clearances and more than a goal per game from his four games.
Valente captained SA to the title and had a terrific championships himself, winning SA’s MVP and being named Vice-Captain of the All Australian side.
He averaged 23 disposals, had the equal most clearances, ranked second for kicking efficiency out of all the midfielders and also rated elite for score assists and score involvements.
Valente is a member of the AFL Academy, is a smart footballer and is a terrific leader.