Daniel Fletcher
Daniel Fletcher.jpg
Fletcher coaching St Mary's
Personal information
Full name Daniel Fletcher
Date of birth (1974-08-16)16 August 1974
Date of death 4 October 2015(2015-10-04) (aged 41)
Place of death Lorne, Victoria
Original team(s) Geelong Falcons, (TAC Cup)
Draft No. 61, 1993 Pre-season Draft
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1994 Geelong 1 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1994.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Daniel Fletcher (16 August 1974 – 4 October 2015) was an Australian rules footballer who played for Geelong in the Australian Football League (AFL) in 1994.[1] He was recruited from the Geelong Falcons in the TAC Cup with the 61st selection in the 1993 Pre-season Draft. His brother Simon Fletcher also played in the AFL, for Carlton.

Following his delisting by Geelong, Fletcher coached St Mary's in the Geelong Football League (GFL) from 2007 to 2011,[2] taking them to a Premiership in 2008.

Fletcher was found dead in Lorne, Victoria in October 2015 aged 41, after apparently having fallen from an embankment.[2]

References

  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2002). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (4th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Crown Content. p. 201. ISBN 1-74095-001-1.
  2. ^ a b Pearson, Erin (5 October 2015). "Jan Juc man found dead in the driveway of Lorne holiday home". Geelong Advertiser. Retrieved 5 October 2015.