#27   Hawthorn

Age: 23yr 0mth Games: 2 Born: Jun 03, 1996
Height: 202cm Weight: 105kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Got through pre-season but very quiet in both games. Faces task to unseat McEvoy/Vickery in ruck role.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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4 VFL Dominated against the young, slender English in the ruck. Gave midfielders first crack. -
5 VFL Set the tone in the ruck with his attack on the ball. 20 possessions and 26 hitouts against Coburg. -
6 VFL Battled a bit earlly in ruck, then unsighted as his was sore, from all reports. -
7 Rested.
8 VFL Tried valiently in the ruck, but was beaten on the day by Tiger talls. -
9 VFL One of his better ruck game, 45 hitouts and helped give Box Hill first use. -
10 Bye.
11 VFL Did well in the ruck with 47 hitouts, but still trying to find ways to impact the game around the ground. -
12 VFL Huge effort in ruck wioth 54 htiouts. Got more of the ball than normal too – 17 possessions. -
13 Bye.
14 VFL More than held his own against Spencer in the ruck. 32 hitouts. -
15 VFL Got the better of the ruck duel with Korcheck in the end. 41 hitouts. -
16 VFL Kicked a goal and had 23 possessions, but wasn’t his best outing. -
17 Didn’t play for Box Hill Hawks.
18 VFL Really threw his body around in the ruck against Goldstein. Massive with 49 hitouts. -
19 VFL Competed well in the ruck. Best thing about his game was his was his contested marking and his ability to get back and help backline. -
20 VFL Got the better of Abbott in the ruck duel. Tackled well when the ball hit the deck. -
21 VFL Got the better of Draper in ruck contest and pushed forward at times to take marks. -
22 Senior emergency.
23 VFL Got the better of ruck battle with Blues big men. 41 hitouts and 15 possessions. -

2016 Season

1 Geel On debut as a late inclusion for Ceglar and took first bounce but looked out of his depth. 3
2 Played in VFL trial against Casey.
3 VFL Good battle in the ruck and showed the value of senior exposure. -
4 VFL Enjoyed a good battle with Meese and helped swing things Hawks’ way. -
5 VFL 37 hitouts opposed to Goodwin in ruck. Developing well. -
6 Late withdrawal.
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Beaten in ruck by Preuss in pivotal battle in the end. -
9 VFL Good battle in ruck with Spencer. Held his own but faded a bit in final term. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Edged in ruck battle by Stephenson but competed hard enough. -
13 VFL Had 34 hit-outs but didn’t take a single mark in battle with Vardy and Lucey. -
14 Didn’t play for Box Hill Hawks.
15 VFL Bye. -
16 VFL Toiled all day in the ruck (20 hit-outs). Laid an impressive 11 tackles. -
17 VFL Lot of hit-outs and won a bit of ball for a ruckman but not outstanding. -
18 VFL Battled to have an impact in ruck and around the ground. -
19 VFL Struggled in the ruck contests with 19 hit-outs opposed to Minson. -
20 VFL OK in ruck against Preuss, but beat the big Roos around the ground. -
21 VFL Tried hard in battle against Longer and Pierce. Had 20 hitouts. -
22 VFL Had hands full in battle with Witts in ruck. Big task in replacing Ceglar. -
23 Coll Struggled all day. Likely to make way for McEvoy in the final. 2
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2015 Season

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3 VFL Did a bit of ruck work but was out-bodied fairly easily. -
4 VFL 37 hitouts opposed to Goodwin. Did well for a youngster. -
5 VFL Bye. -
6 Rested.
7 VFL Tried hard against bigger opponents in ruck. Good experience. -
8 VFL Had trouble with the bigger-bodied Holmes in ruck. -
9 VFL Struggled against Kreuzer in the ruck. 18 hitouts. -
10 VFL Started in attack and kicked a goal. Did OK in ruck too. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 VFL Limited ruck time with McEvoy in team. Nine hitouts. -
13 VFL 13 hitouts but still struggling to find ball around ground. -
14 VFL Five touches and 17 hitouts playing support role to McEvoy. -
15 VFL Kicked a goal and had some time in ruck. Quiet. -
16 VFL Used height to advantage in attack to end with two goals. -
17 VFL Rucked and went forward with limited effect. -
18 VFL No real impact on the game. -
19 VFL Tried hard in ruck against Jamar and Spencer. -
20 VFL Competed well against Simpson to have 31 hitouts. -
21 VFL Wasn’t really a factor in ruck battle. 19 hitouts. -
22 VFL Tough outing in the ruck. Beaten convincingly. -
23 VFL Combined with Ceglar to tackle Minson. Just fair. -
QF VFL Bye. -
SF VFL On and off ground un second half. Beaten in ruck. -
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