Emma Quayle joined The Age as a cadet journalist in 1999 and has been covering football since 2001. She has won awards from the Australian Football Media Association and AFL Players Association for her feature writing, and specialised for many years in covering junior football and the AFL draft. Emma's two books - The Draft and Nine Lives (the story of former Essendon wingman Adam Ramanauskas' battle with cancer) - were published in 2008 and 2010.
Emma Quayle Gach Nyuon wants to get drafted, play for an AFL team and take big marks on the MCG.
Emma Quayle Stephen Milne will return to the St Kilda line-up on Saturday night, three weeks after being stood down in the wake of rape charges laid against him.
Emma Quayle Pies star deserves to deal with distressing issues without constant questioning.
Emma Quayle Injuries weaken Bombers
Emma Quayle EXCLUSIVE His club feels like his home. It is where he will be until the end of 2017, at least.
Emma Quayle Essendon recovers from early loss of skipper Jobe Watson to score five-goal win over Port.
Emma Quayle Ken Hinkley blames slow start to second quarter and inaccurate final term for loss.
Emma Quayle Essendon captain facing at least a month out in the run to the finals.
Emma Quayle Everyone Archie Smith knows has always thought the same thing: that he would become a professional basketballer one day.
Emma Quayle Harry O'Brien will miss Friday night's blockbuster against Carlton with an ankle injury.
Emma Quayle Expert pharmacological advice sought by Essendon has convinced the club that AOD-9604 has no performance-enhancing qualities and that it would be having no ongoing effects on its players, if used as...
Emma Quayle It is not unusual for a draft prospect to generate the amount of conversation Tom Boyd has.
Emma Quayle South Australia has won the state's first junior title since Warren Tredrea, Stuart Dew and Jared Crouch were AFL players-in-the-making.
Emma Quayle Is there a club willing to pay the price to prise loose the top pick in the AFL draft?
Emma Quayle Andrew Krakouer didn't walk out on Collingwood. He didn't even think of giving up.
Emma Quayle The Kolodjashnij twins are close but face a split confidently.
Emma Quayle Richmond's 64-point win can be described as mature, composed, controlled.
Emma Quayle Win seen as evidence of team that's better able to adjust to force games its way,
Emma Quayle Club will start its search for a key defender this off-season.
Emma Quayle South Australia is well placed to win its first under-18 title, after defeating Vic Metro.