Geelong defender Jack Henry has agreed a contract extension for the 2021 season.

Henry has become an integral member of the Cats defence, and has missed only matches since debuting in the second round of 2018.

Originally selected in the rookie draft, Henry fills a key defensive role, and has also shown flexibility to go forward when the situation arises. Over the past three seasons Henry has played 66 games and kicked nine goals, His only goal of 2020 came at a key point of the third quarter of the Cats preliminary final win over Brisbane. 

Henry placed eighth in the Cats 2020 best & fairest voting and was named as the club’s best young player in 2018.

Jack Henry Showreel

Jack Henry Showreel

“Jack plays a key role for us and is a highly valued member of our team and our club,” Geelong’s general manager of football Simon Lloyd said.

“He is a courageous and skilled player, and his team mates love playing with Jack. We look forward to him wearing the navy and whites hoops for many years to come.”

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