Name: Mikayla Bowen
Occupation: Carpentry apprentice
Position: Midfielder/small forward
Football achievements: 2016 Swan Districts B&F, 2017 Swan Districts Youth Girls Premiership Captain, 2019 WA State 18s Captain, 2019 All Australian
What excites you most about being an inaugural Eagle? The fact that we get to make our own mark on the competition. I’ve been a die hard fan since I can remember - so it’s a dream come true to be a part of the inaugural AFLW Eagles side!
Which teammate are you most looking forward to playing with? Dana Hooker
The toughest AFLW opponent you’ve encountered? Again, Dana Hooker!
Pre-game meal? Smoothie and Salad/Spaghetti
Game day superstitions? Don’t believe in superstitions
Wost injury? Stress fractures in right knee
Hobby? Beach lover, woodwork and new cars!
Favourite holiday spot? Queensland or down south
What’s your spirit animal? Lion
Favourite band? Drake
Favourite TV series? Modern Family
Something you can’t live without? Family. (And food!!!!!!)