#25   St Kilda

Age: 27yr 12mth Games: 90 Born: Jun 18, 1991
Height: 189cm Weight: 87kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Unconditionally tough and gritty midfielder from Bulldogs will add depth. Kicking not perfect, but he atones with other assets.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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2 Ill.
3 -
4 VFL Strong worker in midfield rotation to end with 30 touches – most came by hand (21 handballs). -
5 VFL Just the two kicks – both missed the target. Workrate was good though with seven tackles. -
6 Haw First game for third club and won lots of ball. Added a couple of goals. Club will be thrilled with his effort. 8
7 GWS Midfield workhorse battled hard all night for 28 possessions (12 contested) and added four clearances and five tackles. 7
8 Suspended.
9 Syd Cracked in early and toiled hard without playing a major part. 4
10 WB Hard tackling game against old side and never gave up but faded late. 6
11 Bye.
12 Adel Had the tagging role on Rory Sloane, despite giving away some early free kicks stuck to the task well. 6
13 NM Kept copping hard knocks but battled his way through. 4
14 GCS Hard worker inside packs with majority of disposals overwhelmingly by hand. 5
15 Frem Quality job tagging several players at different times and won 28 touches too. 8
16 Rich Strong game in middle opposed to Martin – defended as well as he attacked. 7
17 Ess Not a factor this time around. 4
18 Syd Stuck to the task of tagging Kennedy and to his credit Kennedy was kept to a normal output without total dominance. 4
19 Groin.
20 WCE Gritty, tough on-baller who was tailor made for this type of game. 7
21 Melb Injured early in collision with Brayshaw and played no further part. 1
22 NM Was everywhere in first quarter with 10 touches. Impact reduced later on. 6
23 Rich Battler who battled hard but battling wasn’t enough when the side needed some class. 5

2016 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Frem Good contributor in midfield. Got the ball rolling with hard work in tight. 7
2 StK Played his part in midfield rotation. Not his best night, but very steady. 6
3 Haw Needs to influence more. Having a subdued start to 2016. On the fringes. 5
4 Carl Snaffled two goals and three inside-50s. Work-rate up and down the ground first class. 7
5 Bris Bulldogs best from start to finish with his workrate in midfield. One missed handball the only blip. 8
6 NM Big start to game and handy all night. 6
7 Abdomen.
8 Abdomen.
9 GWS Rotated through the middle and up forward. Disposal was substandard at times. 3
10 Abdomen.
11 Abdomen.
12 Abdomen.
13 Abdomen.
14 Abdomen.
15 VFL Outstanding in return from injury. Won a mountain of footy and work-rate huge. -
16 Rich Crashed the packs and worked hard. Seven tackles and two clearances. 6
17 GCS Outstanding display in the midfield with eight clearances, five inside-50s and two goals. 9
18 StK Strong first half then tapered off. 5
19 Geel Used across half forward but struggled to impact the game to any great degree. 4
20 VFL Won 11 contested possessions, five clearances and laid six tackles. -
21 VFL Bye. -
22 VFL Even effort but certainly didn’t star. Five tackles and four clearances. -
23 Frem Solid without doing much that was spectacular. 5
EF VFL Laid six tackles and was fair in midfield but needed to more to earn recall. -
SF VFL Fair. Only four of eight kicks hit the target. Five clearances, four inside-50s. -
PF VFL Eight clearances, six inside-50s and nine tackles. Work-rate huge. -
GF -

2015 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

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3 Haw Late inclusion who looked all right early. 5
4 Adel Good first half and won plenty of the ball. Seizing his opportunity. 6
5 Syd Work-rate up and down the ground was first class throughout. 7
6 StK In everything in first half and showed superb courage. Struggled to keep it going. 6
7 Frem Tried going to Fyfe at stages but unable to stop his impact. 4
8 Melb Didn’t use the ball with any great precision. Four inside-50s and no goals. 4
9 GWS Decisive goal in third term quelled GWS revival. Good strong game. 6
10 Port Big game with 11 tackles, nine clearances and four inside-50s. 8
12 Bris Another solid display and now a permanent fixture. 6
13 StK Another handy game and played his part in the win. 5
14 Carl Worked hard in midfield and laid seven tackles to hold up Blues. 7
15 GCS Competed hard in first half but subbed out with possible broken ribs. 3
16 Lung.
17 Lung.
18 Foot.
19 Foot.
20 Foot.
21 Foot.
22 Foot.
23 Foot.
EF Foot.

2014 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE Effectiveness well down early but got better after the main break. 6
2 NM Kept running to finish with 13 kicks and 11 handballs. Kicked goal from 40m in last. 6
3 Neck.
4 GWS Even contest with Bugg on a wing. 21 touches. 6
5 Carl Worked hard and did some good things. Seemingly soft report. 6
6 Adel Two early goals and tackled hard throughout. Impact waned in second half. 6
7 Ess Part of a double team on Watson at stoppages then subbed after seven disposals. 3
8 VFL Pressing to return to the seniors. Three goals, 27 disp. -
9 VFL Bye. -
10 GCS Spent time forward and in midfield. Kicked a goal, but little impact. 3
11 Frem Booted two goals and was a threat when he got forward. 8
12 Bris Started in attack and did most of his work by hand. 5
13 Coll Great game with three goals from 18 touches. 7
14 Port Had chances early in the game to score but missed. 6
15 Melb Had 24 touches – most by hand, but was always creative in midfield. 7
16 Geel Cats’ successfully shut him out for most of night. Kept working. 5
17 GCS Got his hands on it enough – 20 disposals, but wasn’t overly damaging. 5
18 Ess Battled hard across half back/wing and Ok without starring. 5
19 Haw Sub on late in third term and had a couple of touches. 2
20 StK Gave Saints headaches at times, and kicked badly for goal. 5
21 NM Very good second quarter when he ran hard through the lines. 6
22 Syd In and out of game but wasn’t a big factor overall. 5
23 GWS Sub. On in third term and had a few handy touches. 2
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GF -

2013 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Bris Positive introduction to the side and won a fair bit of the ball. 7
2 Frem Sub. Thrown into fray late in third term and busy around the ball. 2
3 Rich Poor start on a red-hot Deledio and never really recovered. 3
4 Adel Not winning enough footy to be among the midfield rotations. 3
5 Geel Fine game from former Eagle who proved a steady hand down back. 7
6 WCE Tagged Shuey and stuck to his gins. 5
7 VFL Bye. -
8 GCS Solid showing without starring. 5
9 StK Breakout game for ex-Eagle as a prolific possession winner with three goals. 7
10 Port Didn’t register a kick, all possessions were by hand. Corkie limited his impact. 3
11 Quad.
12 Coll Kept going after heavy Cloke bump that hurt his shoulder 4
13 Shoulder.
14 Shoulder.
15 GWS Originally named sub before starting on the ground, he had a quiet game. 4
16 Ess Won heaps of footy and always on the move – 12 cont poss, six inside-50s. 7
17 Haw Busy game for the tough midfielder, 19 disposals and spent some time forward. 6
18 WCE Had it19 times to half time and helped kept pressure on former side all day. 7
19 Syd Had a heavy hit to ribs in second term. Good at times. 4
20 Carl Played his part running through midfield but wasn’t his best outing this year. 5
21 Adel Ran himself ragged to win the footy and gave something. 6
22 Bris Great year but not his day. Subbed out in second half after having little influence. 2
23 Melb Surprise choice as substitute. Busy after replacing Austin late in third quarter. 2

2012 Season

Played for : West Coast

1 WAFL Strong performance with 17 possessions for East Freo. -
2 WAFL 20 touches and eight marks for Sharks. -
3 GWS First game not as the sub, started well and ended up with 19 touches. 6
6 WAFL Returned for East Freo with 38 possessions and a goal. -
7 WAFL Had 24 possessions in win over West Perth. -
8 StK Played as the sub. Gave the team run in the last term although a little shaky. 2
11 WAFL 20 disposals and a goal for East Fremantle. -
12 WAFL Solid game with 21 touches in midfield for East Freo. -
14 WAFL Terrific for East Fremantle with 28 possessions. -
15 NM Sub came on in third term. 2
16 Syd The sub. Battled. Got out-sprinted within minutes of coming on. 2
17 VFL 25 possessions and two goals for East Fremantle. -
18 WAFL 12 possessions for East Fremantle before injuring shoulder. -
20 WAFL Shook off sore shoulder to pick up 17 disposals. -
EF WAFL Returned from injury; 20 possessions for East Freo. -
SF WAFL Strong in East Freo midfield with 21 touches and a goal. -
PF WAFL Good for East Fremantle with 15 touches and a goal in grand final. -