|Full name||Shane Tongerie|
|Date of birth||10 February 1971|
|Original team(s)||Central District|
|Draft||18th, 1994 Pre-Season Draft|
|Height||184 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||83 kg (183 lb)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1994.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Tongerie played for Central District in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) before being selected by Adelaide with the 18th pick of the 1994 Pre-Season Draft. He kicked three goals on debut, against the Brisbane Bears at the Gabba, after coming off the bench. However in his next three games Tongerie had a combined total of just 11 disposals and lost his place in the side.