Tom CURREN

#26  

Age: 26yr 6mth Games: 25 Born: Jul 29, 1992
Height: 178cm Weight: 79kg Position: FWD

2016 Digest:   Really professional in his training, which is renowned for its thoroughness within the club. Only a couple of games early last year then was dropped and missed the closing half of season with a leg injury. Superbly fit now but chances may be limited.

2016 NAB Cup:   Hard worker on the track. Good against North Melbourne.

2016 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 Senior emergency.
2 Played in VFL trial against Williamstown.
3 VFL Tried hard but wasn’t at his best in midfield role. -
4 VFL. Bye. -
5 VFL Superb in midfield. Won the hard ball in tight to feed outside runners. -
6 VFL Good outing with 28 possessions and seven marks in the middle. -
7 VFL A bit quieter than he has been but a hard worker as always. -
8 VFL Battled hard in defensive role in midfield. Not the worst. -
9 VFL Did his bit, but wasn’t a standout with ball in hand. Laid 10 tackles however. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Worked hard in midfield to get ball rolling Sandy’s way. -
12 VFL Stuck to task well enough in midfield battle and won a bit of own ball. -
13 VFL Bye. -
14 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
15 Thigh.
16 Thigh.
17 Quad.
18 Quad.
19 VFL Worked into the contest but not at his best. 16 possessions. -
20 VFL Steady game in midfield with 20 possessions and three inside-50s. -
21 VFL Used through midfield and was fair. Had four inside-50s -
22 VFL Struggled to get hands on ball consistently in midfield but kicked two goals. -
23 VFL Burnt the ball a bit by foot but won it fairly well in midfield. -

2015 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 -
2 GCS Prominent early and barrelled into packs. 5
3 VFL Responded to AFL axing with 19 possessions. Solid. -
4 Carl Played in attack at start on Walker. Tried hard but didn’t get much of it. 2
5 VFL Toiled away but wasn’t a big factor in middle. -
6 VFL Sandy’s main ball-winner with 31 touches in win. -
7 VFL One of Sandy’s best with 31 possessions in midfield romp. -
8 VFL Had 17 touches, goal but unable to quell Hawk mids. -
9 VFL Super effort. 22 touches and three key goals. -
10 VFL Not as prominent this week, but still had 20 possessions. -
11 Senior emergency.
12 Bye.
13 VFL Injured early and took no further part. -
14 Leg.
15 Leg.
16 Leg.
17 Leg.
18 Leg.
19 Leg.
20 Leg.
21 Leg.
22 Leg.
23 Leg.

2014 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 Melb Irritated Vince with close checking. 6
2 GWS Tagged Treloar and did a fair job. 6
3 WCE Now Saints’ main tagger troubled early by Shuey then got on top. 6
4 Adel Good tagging job on Dangerfield. 6
5 Ess Tagged Heppell out of it. Excellent job. 7
6 Bris Carried out key tagging role on Rockliff well. 7
7 Haw Started tagging Mitchell and did well, but not prominent after Hawk went off. 4
8 Carl Had the main tag role on Murphy who got away from him especially in first hour. 3
9 GCS Won a bit of the ball and wasn’t the worst. 4
11 Coll Solid low-key worker. 4
12 Senior emergency.
13 VFL One of the Zebras best with 29 disposals, 10 marks. -
14 VFL Solid worker in the Zebras’ midfield with 19 disposals. -
15 VFL 20 possessions in midfield in big win over Bendigo. -
16 VFL Led Sandy with 28 touches in midfield. -
17 NM Returned after few weeks in VFL and took on tagging roles. OK on Harvey late. 4
18 Frem Worked hard in defensive roles. 5
19 GCS Hard worker who kept trying and pressuring. 5
20 WB Had his work cut out in forward negating role on Murphy but kicked two goals. 5
21 Syd Stuck to his task as negating forward on Malceski. 5
22 Rich Hard worker in midfield negating roles. 5
23 Senior emergency.
QF -
SF -
PF -
GF -

2013 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 PM Started well but drifted out after half time. -
2 VFL Best for Sandringham and has to be nearing an x debut. -
3 VFL Quiet day by usual standards. -
4 VFL Strong effort again in the Sandy midfield with 26 touches. -
5 VFL Burrowed in and played his role despite being tagged. -
6 VFL Had 22 possessions. Influential when game was on the line. -
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Starred again with 31 possessions and two goals. -
9 VFL Bye. -
10 VFL Just the 12 touches. Not his best outing. -
11 VFL Had 19 disposals and kicked a goal. Not his best, but OK. -
12 VFL Tirelessly burrowed in-and-under in another solid display. -
13 VFL Worked hard against the tide against Frankston. -
14 VFL A clear standout with 34 possessions in midfield. Super effort. -
15 VFL Bye. -
16 VFL Solid outing again with 19 possessions and two goals. -
17 Port Sub came on and added spark and enthusiasm. Kicked what seemed to be winning goal. 3
18 Geel Sub. Came in second term to replace Gwilt but had zero effective disposals. 0
19 Bris Dogged young bloke given run-with role for much of game. 4
20 Haw Spent last one and a half quarters tracking Mitchell. Good learning curve. 5
21 Syd Good work on one of best midfielders in comp in Hannebery. Growing belief. 6
22 GCS Stuck to his important task on Bennell. 5
23 Frem Dedicated kid who has continued to improve every week. 7
QF
SF
PF
GF

2012 Season

Played for : St Kilda

1 VFL Strong effort with 31 disposals in the midfield. -
2 VFL Won 25+ possessions in the midfield. Good inside and out. -
4 VFL Not his best outing this year but tried hard. -
5 VFL Did a few good things but was fairly quiet. -
6 VFL Worked hard in close and found plenty of space. -
7 VFL Used his pace to advantage at times, won his own ball. -
8 VFL Kicked three early goals to play big role in the outcome. -
11 VFL Good game across half back and through the middle. -
12 VFL Strong game in the midfield trying to sway the tide. -
13 VFL Shut down Couch until the Dees rookie kicked the winner. -
14 VFL Tagged Valenti and did a sterling job. -
16 VFL Chipped in with a goal but wasn’t his best game. -
17 VFL Kicked a goal and stuck to his task manfully. -
19 VFL Good game in the midfield. Good in close. -
20 VFL 34 disposals to be one of the Zebras best in midfield. -
21 VFL Down on recent efforts. -
22 VFL Continued his impressive form gathering 29 disposals. -
23 VFL Strong end to the season. Good in midfield. -