DOB: 22 May 1976
From: Glenelg, Selection #50, 1997 National Draft
Number: 37 (1999)
Debuted with Glenelg in 1995 and was originally selected by Port Adelaide with pick #15 of the 1997 Pre-Season draft. The brother of Geelong premiership player Brad didn't play for Port, and was selected by Melbourne at the end of that year.
He made his debut in the Reserves in 1998 but suffered a left knee injury in the middle of the season and missed the rest of the year. Ottens made his first appearance in the seniors in the opening match of 1999 and played four matches in a row before being dropped. Weeks later he seriously injured his right knee in a reserves game at Princes Park and did not play another senior match.
Age - 26/02/1997
Age - 27/06/2000