Ernst has solidified herself as a tough defender who's very difficult to outmanoeuvre in one-on-one contests, but has also played forward for the Suns in the QW Winter Series.
Has excellent reach and reads the play well. Originally from Thursday Island, the doctor of obstetrics has returned to Queensland for work.
Previous AFLW club: Western Bulldogs
Playing honours: premiership 2018.
Draft history: 2016 NAB AFLW Draft 14th round selection (Western Bulldogs) No. 108 overall; 2019 expansion selection (Gold Coast).