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#32  

Age: 24yr 4mth Games: 44 Born: Sep 22, 1994
Height: 187cm Weight: 84kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Enjoyed a far better summer than last year and rewarded with JLT game time. Handy depth player given his class.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Adelaide

1 GWS First game in Adelaide colours and didn't disappoint. 6
2 -
3 SANFL Slotted two goals and provided value for touches. -
4 Ess Didn’t make the most of his chances, will be better for the run and belongs at the elite level. 5
5 GCS Only the two kicks, though made the most of it; kicked two goals. 2
6 SANFL Pressed his claims for an AFL recall with a superb display in losing cause, tallying 23 disposals, seven marks. -
7 SANFL Booted two goals and was one of the few Crows to look damaging at any stage. -
8 Melb Should be providing more, whether that be goals, scoring assists, inside-50’s or tackles, needs to lift and quickly. 4
9 Quad.
10 Quad.
11 SANFL Disappointing. His second half wasn’t too bad but he is capable of so much more. -
12 SANFL Gave the Redlegs fits with four classy majors. -
13 Bye.
14 SANFL Laid five tackles but was fairly well held overall by his old side. -
15 SANFL Slotted a sweet running goal early but was virtually unsighted thereafter. An enigma. -
16 SANFL Kicked a goal and racked up eight tackles. 13 touches isn’t enough for a guy blessed with his gifts though. -
17 SANFL Helped himself to three goals and looked dangerous whenever he was near the footy. Was quiet after half-time. -
18 SANFL Seven possessions and six tackles tells the story. Needs to touch the footy more because he can be dynamic with it. -
19 SANFL Showed his class with three goals and some eye-catching manoeuvres. -
20 SANFL Bye. -
21 SANFL Dazzling display with four majors including a cracker from the boundary line in the fourth quarter. -
22 SANFL Continued to find the big sticks, bagging another three goals and setting up others. Great to watch. -
23 SANFL Played his part as an attacking harasser with a major and six tackles. -
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2016 Season

Played for : Adelaide

1 SANFL Bagged two goals and sizzled in the second half. -
2 SANFL Booted a goal and regularly showed great vision and skill. -
3 SANFL Kicked a goal and looked dangerous whenever he had the ball. -
4 SANFL Bye. -
5 SANFL Concussed early and didn't return after quarter-time. -
6 Concussion.
7 SANFL Well held and had no influence in the slippery conditions. -
8 SANFL Bye. -
9 SANFL Booted two goals against is hold side, including a brilliant snap. -
10 SANFL Bye. -
11 SANFL Three goals on a wing in skilful, classy display. -
12 SANFL Kicked a major and looked dangerous whenever the ball was near. -
13 SANFL Bye. -
14 SANFL Taken from the field after copping a heavy third-term head knock. -
15 Concussion.
16 Concussion.
17 Concussion.
18 Concussion.
19 SANFL Kicked two second-half majors. Provided link and class. -
20 SANFL Bye. -
21 SANFL Kicked a late goal after setting up a few others. Used the footy well. -
22 SANFL Booted two majors and showed his tricks in fourth-quarter junk time. -
23 SANFL Always looks good with the footy. Just needs to get more of it. -
EF SANFL Not huge stats but threw himself at the contest and kicked a goal. -
SF SANFL Showed splashes of wizardry. Needs to do it more often. -

2015 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 Rich The one touch of real class in the Carlton attack and always menacing. 6
2 WCE Didn’t touch ball in first term and that set tone for horror night. No influence. 2
3 Calf.
4 Calf.
5 VFL Managed through the game but chipped in with two goals. -
6 VFL Chimed in with a pair of goals. Ready for senior return. -
7 GWS Two goals and at least made the most of his chances. 5
8 Geel Four goals from limited chances (couple of gimmes). Two tackles. 7
9 Syd Couldn’t win his own ball. Two contested possessions then subbed out. Injured? 1
10 Adel One goal but couldn’t get away from Brown who wore him tight. 3
12 Port After three quiet quarters came to life in final term. 3
13 GCS Early mark and goal but injured knee and subbed out in third term. 3
14 Knee.
15 Rich Got a few touches early then hardly sighted for remaining three terms. 2
16 Frem Subbed out after barely getting near the ball. 3
17 Adductor.
18 NM Struggled to really get into the game on return. 4
19 VFL 23 touches and a goal but didn't dominate as expected. -
20 VFL Not as damaging as he can be but still a handy effort. -
21 Melb Injured shoulder early and he was never until final term with late touches. 2
22 GWS No impact in attack and spent time in the back half. 3
23 Haw Didn’t finish off with the bang he would have liked. No impact. 3

2014 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 Port Sub came on for Bell eight minutes into final term. Too late to influence. 1
2 Rich Little input to the match, but snagged two goals. 4
3 Ess Kicked two goals and showed glimpses of his undoubted class. 6
4 Melb Had equal or more tackles than 10 teammates and played just 18 minutes. 1
5 Hamstring.
6 WCE The sub who came on and kicked the match winning goal. 4
7 Coll Sub came on just before three-quarter time and bobbed up. 1
8 StK Two goals in second term after one in first. Could easily have kicked five. 7
10 Adel Two first-quarter goals and another in final term. Not much in between. 6
11 Bris At times looked like taking the game by the scruff, but didn’t. 3
12 Geel Quiet first half but then came to life to be instrumental in lifting team. 5
13 Haw Two goals and an easy miss. Influence not huge but kept working. 5
14 GWS Finished with three goals and proved Carlton's most effective forward. 6
15 Coll Ball never got to him for large parts but well beaten by Toovey. One goal late. 3
16 StK Started extremely well. Hurt shoulder last term. 5
17 Shoulder.
18 NM Picked up by Jacobs and had quiet first half. Off with knee late. 3
19 Knee.
20 GCS Tackled well and did some nice things but couldn’t find the big sticks. 5
21 Geel One freak goal and got dangerous in third until injured shoulder and night over. 4
22 Port Restricted by his shoulder injury and had no impact on the game. 2
23 Ess Came to life with two third term goals after a subdued first half. 5
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2013 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 PM OK in patches but looked to be still getting his bearings. -
2 VFL Worked hard and his second efforts were pleasing. -
3 VFL Super impressive with 4.3. Everything he did was class. -
4 Didn’t play for Northern Blues.
5 VFL Kicked 2.2 and was lively when the ball came forward. OK. -
6 VFL In and out of the game. Just the one goal. -
7 VFL Bye. -
8 Port Sub. Came on late and got near the contest but couldn’t hold his grabs. 1
9 VFL Bye. -
10 GWS Showed enough to suggest he will be a star. He has tricks. 5
11 VFL In and out of the game but what he did oozes quality. -
12 VFL Flashed in and out. Quality touches, just not enough. -
13 VFL Drifted in and out of the game but had some quality touches. OK. -
14 Rested.
15 VFL Finished with three classy goals after a quiet opening half. -
16 VFL Bye. -
17 VFL Kicked two goals but was in and out of the game. -
18 VFL Didn’t have a massive impact but did some OK things. -
19 VFL Chased and harassed but wasn’t a major influence. -
20 WB Kicked the first two goals and looked lively but drifted from the game. 6
21 Rich Showed some class up forward and snagged two important goals. 6
22 Ess Kicked 2.2 and showed some real class especially early. 6
23 Port Another Blues player with much more to do to keep his spot in the side. 3
EF Rich Sub came on in last quarter and had two touches. 1
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