Prospective top 10 draftee Will Phillips has revealed his unique connection to legendary Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson.
The Oakleigh Chargers midfielder, who is regarded as a future leader, is widely tipped to be taken early in the first round of the upcoming National Draft.
Speaking on SEN’s The Captain’s Run, the 179cm on-baller said he and Clarkson’s daughter Georgia both go to the same school at Caulfield Grammar.
Phillips said it would be an “absolute pleasure” to land at Hawthorn and be coached by the father of one of his classmates.
“When I’ve been with (Georgia Clarkson) she seems really nice and so does Alastair when I’ve been with him,” he said.
“It would be an absolute pleasure to…