Lewis PIERCE

#42   St Kilda

Age: 24yr 7mth Games: 1 Born: Nov 16, 1994
Height: 203cm Weight: 104kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Has been given time and added weight to be a big young ruckman. Brief taste of AFL last year and continues to develop.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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4 VFL No impact in the ruck or attack. -
5 VFL Did the bulk of the ruckwork to have 21 hitouts and four marks. Needs to lift a gear or two. -
6 VFL Quiet game again. Just a handful of touches and hitouts in the ruck and resting forward. -
7 VFL Found some form in the development league after a lean few weeks. -
8 VFL Shaded in the ruck contests by Goodwin and wasn’t able to get hands on the ball on the deck. -
9 VFL Used in ruck and attack. Just fair in both roles. -
10 VFL Non-factor again and looks to have taken some big steps backwards from last year's form. -
11 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
12 VFL Kicked a goal, but battled to get into the game. -
13 Bye.
14 VFL One of the best in Sandy's development league thriller over Coburg. -
15 VFL had 22 hitouts and a goal. Not a star on the day, but not the worst. -
16 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
17 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
18 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
19 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
20 VFL Used in a few unfamiliar roles. Hard to get a read on where he's at. -
21 VFL Bye. -
22 VFL Played down back and was outmatched in a role that he hasn’t played much. -
23 VFL Back in the ruck and was good with 35 hitouts and also jagged a goal. -

2016 Season

1 Played in VFL trial against Box Hill Hawks.
2 Played in VFL trial against Williamstown.
3 VFL 12 hit-outs and eight touches on a quietish day for the big man. -
4 VFL. Bye. -
5 VFL Did some nice things in the front half playing mainly as a tall forward. -
6 VFL Played forward and in ruck opposed to Soldo was impressive. 19 hitouts. -
7 VFL Good performance around the ground and relieving in the ruck. Lots to work with. -
8 Senior emergency.
9 VFL Wayward in front of goal with 1.3, but ruckwork was good once again. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Shared ruck duties (15 hit-outs) and played forward where he was always a threat. -
12 Carl Debutant ruck goaled with first kick. Won some taps and took a couple of marks. 4
14 VFL Teamed well in ruck with Holmes and chipped in with a goal. -
15 VFL Ruck work was solid and toiled hard around the ground. -
16 VFL Drifted out of the game after promising start in the ruck. -
17 VFL Did a couple of nice things, but failed to hurt Port Melbourne. -
18 VFL Struggled to have an impact on a windy day at Casey Fields. -
19 VFL Did a bit of ruckwork, but didn’t have a big impact on the contest. -
20 VFL Big man continues to impress in a number of roles. 21 touches, nine marks. -
21 VFL Teamed with Longer to tackle Hawks’ rucks. OK without starring. -
22 VFL Shared ruck duties with Longer to have 15 hitouts, 11 possessions. -
23 VFL OK in ruck but not as influential as he can be when in attack. -

2015 Season

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3 VFL Limited game time and no impact. -
4 VFL Rotated through the ruck and had no impact. -
5 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
6 VFL Relieved Holmes in ruck and found going tough. -
7 VFL Combined well with Holmes in ruck. 31 hitouts. -
8 VFL Rucked gamely in Sandy development squad. -
9 VFL Shared ruck duties but wasn’t a big factor. -
10 VFL Spent more time forward and was fair. One goal. -
11 VFL Six possessions and a goal to go with 11 hitouts. -
12 VFL Bye. -
13 VFL Rucked handily in development league. -
14 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
15 Rested.
16 Soreness.
17 VFL Rucked and kicked goal in Sandy’s reserves. -
18 VFL Bye. -
19 VFL 35 hitouts and a goal in an impressive ruck display. -
20 VFL 14 hitouts but just four touches. Needs to get more ball. -
21 VFL Took on no.1 ruck duties and did quiet well. 21 hitouts. -
22 VFL Valiant against Jamar in ruck and had 23 possessions. -
23 VFL 22 hitouts in tandem with Hickey. Fair. -

2014 Season

1 Back.
2 Back.
3 Back.
4 Back.
5 Back.
6 Back.
7 Back.
8 Back.
9 VFL Beaten in the ruck, but did some things at ground level. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 Back.
12 VFL Rotated through the ruck and had 14 hitouts. -
13 VFL Tried hard in the ruck rotating with Holmes. -
14 VFL Battled away in ruck in development league defeat. -
15 Soreness.
16 VFL Kicked a goal in development league win. -
17 VFL Toiled away in development league. -
18 VFL Took over ruck duties after Holmes’ injury. 31 hitouts. -
19 VFL Spent time in the ruck and was fair. 16 hitouts. -
20 VFL Kicked first goal but then injured and sat out rest of day. -
21 VFL Kicked two goals and had 12 hitouts. Promising. -
22 VFL Spent a bit of time in ruck and worked hard. Showed a bit. -
23 VFL Up and down day rotating through ruck. -
QF VFL Did some good things in ruck but little else at ground level. -
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2013 Season

1 PM Battled a bit in the ruck against Hille. -
2 VFL Rucked against Stephenson and was beaten easily. -
3 VFL Still learning. Long way to go. -
4 VFL The main ruckman with Hickey playing forward. OK. -
5 VFL Rucked solidly against Currie. Still developing. -
6 VFL Battled away in the ruck. Will take time. -
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Continued his development as a ruckman. OK. -
9 VFL Bye. -
10 VFL Stuck to his task in the ruck against Spencer and Gawn. OK. -
11 VFL Obliterated by Hille in the ruck. Good learning experience. -
12 VFL Rucked in the Zebras reserves loss and was only fair. -
13 VFL Out-bodied in the ruck by Gabriel. Poor outing. -
14 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
15 VFL Bye. -
16 VFL Held his own in the ruck against Campbell and Wood. Promising. -
17 VFL OK at times in the ruck but had his colors lowered. -
18 VFL Battled hard in the ruck but midfield was outclassed. -
19 Rested.
20 VFL Struggled a touch in the ruck. Just six possessions and eight hitouts. -
21 VFL Eclipsed in the ruck by Jolly. Good experience for the youngster. -
22 VFL Just the seven touches and had some knee issues. -
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