1986 Premiership (L to R) John Parker, Brenton Eckert, Mick Kenny, Bruce Keynes
John Parker (left) and Sam Parker (right) our first father and son player life members.
#2 (and 6 in early days)
Nick name “JP”
Games played 228 (including 2 IV games and 220 plus in the A grade)
Goals kicked 1
Highlights; Half Blue 1976; State Amateur Team 1977; SAAFL Life Member 1980
Premierships; Two A1 premierships, 1975 and 1986
2 years as A3 playing Coach 1988-1989
Father of AUFC Life Member, Sam “Snoozin” Parker (250+ games);
Retired from Superules/Masterules footy in 2003 at the age of 52 after a number of national carnivals, making All-Australian teams in WA and NT, making the SA Superules Team of the Millennium, and Life Membership of both East Superules and SA Masterules.