North Warrnambool Eagles' Billie Smedts signs on with Geelong club Leopold

RECENTLY delisted North Warrnambool Eagles export Billie Smedts has signed a two-year contract with Geelong Football League powerhouse Leopold.

Smedts was cut by rebuilding AFL club Carlton in late October.

The 25-year-old managed nine games in his one-year stint at IKON Park. Smedts struggled to achieve consistency at Carlton, falling between the Blues’ AFL and VFL outfits.