Daisy Pearce, an Australian rules football player with the Melbourne Football Club in the AFL Women's (AFLW) league, was born on May 27, 1988.
Pearce, who is frequently referred to as the face of women's Australian rules football, has led Melbourne as team captain since the competition's first season.
She previously led the club in exhibition matches played before the league's 2016 founding. In the first AFL Women's State of Origin game in 2017, she led Victoria and was named best on the field.
For the inaugural season of the AFL Women's in 2017, Pearce was touted as a marquee acquisition for Melbourne.
Pearce is a three-time AFL Women's All-Australian at the AFLW level. She served as vice-captain in 2017 and as captain in 2018.
She has won the Melbourne Best and Fairest award three times and the AFLW Players' Best Captain award four times, taking home the honor in each of her five full AFLW seasons.
What Are The Names Of Daisy Pearce Twins?
Daisy Pearce and her partner Ben O'Neill have welcomed twins into the world. Their names are Sylvie and Roy O'Neill.