Shane McGrath was originally from Minyip in Victoria, and also played junior football for Essendon.
After joining Norwood in 1985, McGrath struggled to cement his spot in the strong Norwood line-ups of the mid-80's.
Playing mainly as a rover in the Norwood Reserves, he was an important player in Norwood's Premiership wins of 1985 and 1986.
After returning to Minyip, McGrath won the Association Best and Fairest in the Wimmera Football League in 1991.
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