Mayo ladies star Rachel Kearns has signed for AFLW club Geelong.
An All-Star in 2019, Kearns joins the Cats as an international rookie having signed a one-year contract with the club.
The Crossmolina woman broke into the Mayo team six years ago and has since played played in defence, midfield and at full-forward for her county.
In a statement released by Geelong, the club said that Kearns is “well suited to the physicality of AFLW and we see her making a strong contribution.”
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