FORMER Horsham footballer Jake Lloyd was named in the initial 40-player All Australian squad on Monday morning.
Lloyd featured in all 22 of Sydney’s games during the home and away season and averaged over 28 possessions off the Swan’s half-back line.
His tally of 405 kicks was the highest in the AFL and he was tenth in total disposals.
If the 24-year-old is selected in the final squad of 22 players on Wednesday night it will be his first time he has been picked as an All Australian.
The Swans will face GWS in the an elimination final on September 8 after ending the season sixth.
The 40-player squad
Rory Laird, Adelaide. Harris Andrews, Brisbane. Dayne Beams, Brisbane. Patrick Cripps, Carlton. Jordan de Goey, Collingwood. Brodie Grundy, Collingwood. Scott Pendlebury, Collingwood. Steele Sidebottom, Collingwood. Devon Smith, Essendon. Lachie Neale, Fremantle. Mark Blicavs, Geelong. Patrick Dangerfield, Geelong. Tom Hawkins, Geelong. Tom Stewart, Geelong. Callan Ward, GWS. Lachie Whitfield, GWS. Luke Breust, Hawthorn. Jack Gunston, Hawthorn. Tom Mitchell, Hawthorn. Max Gawn, Melbourne. Clayton Oliver, Melbourne. Ben Brown, North Melbourne. Shaun Higgins, North Melbourne. Robbie Gray, Port Adelaide. Tom Jonas, Port Adelaide. Josh Caddy, Richmond. Trent Cotchin, Richmond. Shane Edwards, Richmond. Kane Lambert, Richmond. Dustin Martin, Richmond. Alex Rance, Richmond. Jack Riewoldt, Richmond. Lance Franklin, Sydney. Jake Lloyd, Sydney. Andrew Gaff, West Coast. Shannon Hurn, West Coast. Jeremy McGovern, West Coast. Elliot Yeo, West Coast. Jack Macrae, Western Bulldogs.