Age: 30yr 6mth Games: 88 Born: Dec 31, 1988
Height: 185cm Weight: 83kg Position:

2017 Digest:   On the long road back after rupturing an ACL last year and will have a delayed start to this season. Faces a bit task to get back in best 22.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Knee.
2 -
3 Knee.
4 VFL Got through another game and looked to play with some more confidence in his knee. -
5 VFL Took another step towards a senior return with a good effort in the back half. -
6 Adel Received a lucky 50m penalty in the third term but shanked his kick and missed everything. 2
7 VFL Okay in the back half but had lots to do at times. Steady effort. -
8 VFL Tried hard defensively but wasn’t a masisve factor going the other way. -
9 VFL Tried hard but couldn’t get into the game at all. -
10 VFL Worked hard throughout to have an impact on the game. -
11 Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
12 Bye.
13 VFL The surprise packet in attack booting four important goals to help get Tigers over the line. -
14 VFL Handy enough until being shot by a sniper and leaving field with hamstring issue. -
15 Hamstring.
16 Hamstring.
17 Hamstring.
18 Hamstring.
19 Hamstring.
20 Hamstring.
21 Hamstring.
22 VFL Played his role on return from hamstring injury. -
23 VFL Burrowed in and led the way with his one percenters. -
QF VFL Personally tried to stop Maynard in his tracks with some physical clashes. -
SF VFL Crashed in and put his body on the line. Laid six tackles. -
PF VFL Just one kick and three tackles. Not what he would have hoped. -
GF -

2016 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Carl Just a handful of touches and wasn’t ever a factor. Faces fight for spot in best 22. 1
2 Played in VFL trial against Essendon.
3 VFL Had it 14 times and was a handy contributor. Still very limited though. -
4 VFL Laid four tackles and had a dip in the back half. -
5 Melb Garlett kicked four goals on him and he looked panicked at times. Back to the VFL? 2
6 Port Had a bit of the ball in first half but defensively lost stages. 3
7 Haw Started on Sicily. Defended well but neither had a big influence. 5
8 Syd Honest toiler in back half and put head over the ball, which earned a few frees. 5
9 Frem Took a gutsy mark and then kicked the goal. Did a good job. 6
10 Ess Good game. Looked gone a few weeks ago but has hit back. Provided some spark from defence. 6
11 NM Serious knee injury waylaid him. 1
12 Knee.
13 Knee.
14 Knee.
15 Knee.
16 Knee.
17 Knee.
18 Knee.
19 Knee.
20 Knee.
21 Knee.
22 Knee.
23 Knee.

2015 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Carl Sacrificed own game to be a negating forward on Yarran. 5
2 WB Started forward then shifted to defence to mind Dahlhaus. 3
3 Bris Minded Green with effect. 5
4 Melb Moved back to combat Dees small forwards but had a tough night on Garlett. 4
5 Geel Gave usual effort but again didn’t touch ball enough to be a factor. 4
6 NM Injured elbow late in first term but returned. Bobbed up occasionally. 4
7 Coll Forward pressure made Pies defenders look shaky at times. 6
8 Port Had the chance to hurt Port on the scoreboard and didn’t. 4
9 Ess Played effective shutdown role on Dempsey and was tough at the contest. 5
10 Frem Worked hard as defensive forward and did some good things. 5
12 WCE Minimal impact on a number of opponents. 4
13 VFL Ineffective in forward role that he’s struggled with in seniors. -
14 VFL Worked hard and laid some good tackles to keep ball in. -
15 Carl Ran with Yarran everywhere and had his measure. 6
16 Senior emergency. 6
17 Returned to defence and laid 10 tackles. Handy effort.
18 VFL Didn’t do enough to warrant a senior recall. -
19 VFL Bye. -
20 GCS Tigerish effort at half back playing on Martin until he got injured. Stout. 6
21 Coll Shut down Elliott when given task on him. In career-best form. 7
22 Senior emergency.
23 -
EF -

2014 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 GCS Did what we expect him to do – attacked the ball and man hard. Gave his all. 6
2 Carl Lined up on Garlett and kept the Blue quiet. 6
3 WB Good job on Dahlhaus and was one of better Tiger performers. 6
4 Coll Can never accuse him of not giving 100% but he had a quiet night. 4
5 Bris Not a big game. 3
6 Haw Started on Gunston and didn’t do much. 4
7 Geel Made some blues but never stopped trying. Did well to nullify Varcoe. 6
9 Melb Defended well. Had six tackles and seven possessions. Kept pressure on. 5
10 GWS Used as a defensive forward on Shaw and did a decent job but had no attacking input. 4
11 Ess Used as a defensive player up forward and later down back. Struggled. 2
12 NM Was set for Thomas but he was a late withdrawal. One goal about only highlight. 3
13 Frem Didn’t play Ballantyne well and paid a five-goal price on the Docker livewire. 2
14 Syd Matched on Lloyd at start. OK without being exceptional. 4
15 StK Effective defender on Billings and also won the ball himself. 6
16 Suspended.
17 Port Made some poor decisions with ball in hand and had a quiet day. 3
18 WCE Took LeCras and kept him to a goal which was a win for his team. 6
19 Hand.
20 Ess Battled Colyer/Chapman among others. Little offensively but OK other way. 3
21 Adel Did the job on Betts despite his two goals. 6
22 StK Went with Schneider and neither had a big say in the game. 4
23 Syd Helped keep Cunningham, Rohan and the rest of the speedy Swans in check. 5
EF Port Under pump down back and failed to impact offensively. 3
SF -
PF -
GF -

2013 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Carl Betts kicked an early one on him but he then took control of the match up. 6
2 StK Stuck to Milne (one goal) pretty tightly all night in another disciplined effort. 7
3 WB Kamikaze-type attack on the ball and man at half back. Kept Dahlhaus quiet. 6
4 Coll Had some real trouble with Elliott and beaten on the day. 3
5 Suspended.
6 Geel Battled Motlop and did a great job keeping him out of the contest. 6
7 Port Rebounded out of the defensive 50 on five occasions. 5
8 Melb Only knows one way – straight ahead. Went to Davey and OK on him. 6
9 Ess Not a good night. Failed to provide drive and didn’t lay a tackle. 3
10 WCE Wore Le Cras (eight disp) like a glove. 8
12 Adel Took Callinan to the cleaners for most of the day. Did the one-percenters. 5
13 WB Attacked the ball and man with gusto as always. Kept Dahlhaus out of the game. 6
14 StK Purely negating role. 3
15 NM Had Harvey early but moved forward in second half to man up Atley. Two goals. 7
16 GCS Good physical battle with Brown kept everyone on their toes. Didn’t give an inch. 6
17 Frem Had Walters and battled hard but found the Docker too slippery at times. 4
18 Syd B. Jack got away from him a few times early. 3
19 Haw Had Rioli most of the day and gave him a real bath. Disciplined effort. 8
20 Bris Always found a target coming out of defence by foot. 6
21 Carl Held both Yarran and Betts and could hold his head high. 6
22 GWS Rarely beaten and even pressed forward to get in on the goalkicking act. 6
23 Ess Shadowed Davey and didn’t give him much room to move. Another strong effort. 7
EF Carl Had Betts for most of the afternoon but he got off the chain as Blues got back into it. 4

2012 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Carl Quick learning experience as he picked up Betts then Judd. Nice smother. 5
2 Coll Put his head over the ball but Fasolo got away from him in third quarter 5
3 Melb Speed and intensity a factor when near the footy. Getting better every day. 6
4 Geel Did a fine job keeping Johnson goalless and ran off when he could. 7
5 WCE Attacked man and footy with vigour. Possession tally not huge but OK. 5
6 Port Mature age rookie looks at home in the big league. 7
7 Syd Provided a strong contest and ran hard out of defence. 6
8 Ess Spirited tussle with Jetta. 3
9 Haw Quelled Rioli and found time to kick great goal. Fine effort from a future star. 7
10 StK Milne troubled him early but he stuck to his guns. 7
11 Frem Highlight of the day his battle with Ballantyne. Attack on footy first class. 6
14 Adel Returned to the side with vigour and energy running through halfback. 5
15 Melb Injured shoulder in second term but returned to play a role. Played with dash. 6
16 GCS Competed gamely down back and rebounded well on occasions. 5
17 NM Workrate good highlighted by his willingness to run and create. 7
18 Carl Hurt shoulder in third quarter. Spent most of time on Betts 4
19 Bris Didn’t have to do much but played his role down back. 4
20 WB Real goer who was superb one-on-one and ran his tail off. 7
21 Frem Had a couple of jobs. Did okay under pressure. 4
22 Ess Solid game on Monfries. 5
23 Port Plugged away in defence playing on the Eberts at times. Battled away. 5