Age: 28yr 9mth Games: 24 Born: Sep 27, 1990
Height: 188cm Weight: 86kg Position: DEF

2016 Digest:   Has done summer work with the forward group after playing most of his senior footy as a defender. Impresses coaches as a dedicated trainer who gives himself every chance to succeed.

2016 NAB Cup:   Saints like his desperation and have tried to make him a forward. Yet to prove the point.

2016 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 Played in VFL trial against Box Hill Hawks.
2 Played in VFL trial against Williamstown.
3 VFL Helped steady the Zebs across half back. Needs to find a consistent role now. -
4 VFL. Bye. -
5 VFL Did his bit in VFL win over Footscray with 23 possessions at good efficiency. -
6 VFL Battled away. Did some handy things in the win. -
7 VFL Benefitted from some fine play up the field to end with three goals. -
8 VFL Worked hard in the front half and was rewarded with three goals. -
9 VFL Werribee did a solid job of keeping him contained in attack. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Good game with 21 possessions, three rebounds and two inside-50s. -
12 VFL Not his best outing but still battled hard when ball was in his area. -
13 VFL Bye. -
14 VFL Steady with 17 possessions, but his three goals were vital. -
15 VFL Ran hard both ways and set up several of Zebras’ goals. -
16 VFL Sandringham’s most prolific forward with 3.3. -
17 Senior emergency.
18 VFL Kicked two goals, including a Goal of the Year contender and worker hard. -
19 VFL Eight marks and six inside-50s, but sprayed shots for goal to end with 1.4. -
20 VFL Made the most of his chances in attack with six goals from 10 touches. -
21 VFL Keeps kicking goals adding another bag of four. Worth one more chance at AFL level? -
22 VFL Dangerous again in attack with three goals. Missed a few gettable ones too. -
23 VFL Again the most dangerous forward for the Zebras with three goals. -

2015 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 GWS Picked up Palmer and started well. 5
2 GCS Possibly his best game, and excellent in opening half hour in defence. 6
3 Coll Toiled hard in his defensive role. 4
4 Carl Lively start bobbing up in attack then faded. 5
5 Senior emergency.
6 VFL OK down back but Casey’s poor ball use helped him out. -
7 Adel Started as the sub and was good once introduced in the first term. 5
8 WCE Had his hands full with Hill and conceded frees. 3
9 Bris No question on his commitment as he give everything down back. But delivery! 4
10 Haw Tried hard but outgunned by Gunston. 4
11 Melb Matched on Pedersen initially and neither had an impact. 4
13 VFL Used in attack and was a handy contributor with two goals. -
14 VFL Kicked a goal and had 14 touches but not at his best. -
15 Ill.
16 VFL Returned to defence and was fair. -
17 VFL Solid enough without being a standout. -
18 VFL Bye. -
19 VFL Influential perfomer with two goals and 28 possessions. -
20 VFL Good two-way game in defence and pressing forward. -
21 Geel Outclassed by ageing Johnson and ended up on forward line in final term. 2
22 VFL Chimed in with a goal and was handy at times. -
23 VFL OK at times with 20 touches. -

2014 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 PM Used up forward and had a solid game. -
2 PM Killed them down back. Great rebounding. -
3 VFL One of the Zebras best with 24 touches and a goal. -
4 VFL Did well defensively and chipped in with two goals. -
5 VFL Solid effort again. Handy player at this level. -
6 VFL One of the best again for the Zebras in win over Casey. -
7 VFL Continued his consistent form with 20 touches. -
8 Carl Picked up Robinson early. Had no real impact. 3
9 GCS Ran well off half-back and had his best game so far. 6
11 Coll Often the spare in defence and had his best game so far. 7
12 Port Had a few different roles and form again encouraging. 5
13 Geel Showed some spirit and was willing to run from half back. 5
14 WCE Testing job on LeCras and did some good things. Helped by Eagle inaccuracy. 5
15 Rich Taking on role of spare in defence or minding small forwards. Nice goal. 6
16 Carl Worked hard and showed willingness to run through the lines. 5
17 NM Surprise that he was sub. Came on and handy in final term. 2
18 Frem Late inclusion as sub and straight into it when Dempster down. OK. 4
19 Senior emergency.
20 VFL OK without being a star. 21 touches and 0.2. -
21 Syd Sub came on and git involved. Worth a spot in starting 21. 2
22 Rich Matched on Petterd. Spirited effort but not big stats. 4
23 Adel Didn’t have a major say in the match. 3
QF VFL Struggled to get into the game – just 12 touches. -
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2013 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 PM One of the more impressive Saints-listed players. -
2 Vanilla-type performance for the Zebras.
3 VFL Reasonable effort across half back. -
4 VFL Played at half back and had his moments. -
5 VFL Kicked three goals at half forward to be among Zebras best. -
6 VFL Kicked a goal and played his bit when required. -
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Chipped in with three goals and presented strongly. -
9 VFL Bye. -
10 VFL Played at half forward again and wasn’t able to get into the game. -
11 VFL Fair but didn’t have the impact the Zebras needed to push Essendon. -
12 VFL Kicked a goal and played his role across half forward. -
13 VFL Didn’t have the impact required in big loss to the Dolphins. -
14 VFL Had 15 touches and tackled hard across half forward. -
15 VFL Bye. -
16 VFL Played as a defensive forward and tackled, harassed well. -
17 VFL Very good display with 28 possessions and two goals. -
18 VFL Impressed in return to defence with 28 touches. -
19 VFL Matched up on Crameri and did a fine job. 32 possessions too. -
20 VFL Continued his good recent form with 23 disposals in defence. -
21 Senior emergency.
22 GCS First game defender showed dash early. Subbed off injured in third term. 2
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2012 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 VFL Booted two goals and moved well. -
2 VFL Only the one goal but was ineffective. -
4 VFL Failing to have the same impact he did in the SANFL. -
5 VFL Quiet game again. Finding the VFL a tough ask at present. -
7 VFL No impact forward but was OK down back. -
8 VFL Continues to find the going tough as this level. -
13 VFL Started well but faded a bit. Had 11 possessions and 2.3. -
14 VFL Really were not good enough -
16 VFL Played at both ends and did OK. -
17 VFL Not major factor. -
19 VFL Enjoying a decent run of form. Good effort again. -
20 VFL Did a great job shadowing Krakouer. -
21 VFL Opposed to Hooper and had his hands full. -
22 VFL Played down back and was influential in the first half. -
23 VFL One of the Zebras best in defence. Has found his home. -