Declan HAMILTON

#26  

Age: 23yr 3mth Games: 0 Born: Mar 18, 1996
Height: 184cm Weight: 75kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Light midfielder/forward has plenty of talent but needs to assert himself physically. Quiet in first two JLT games. Crunch year. looms.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

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4 VFL Just the 13 possessions and is still struggling to consistently get his hands on the Sherrin. -
5 VFL Drifted in and out – as he tends to do. 15 possessions, but didn’t hurt the Tigers. -
6 VFL Best game this season but opposition has to be taken into consideration. 22 touches and three goals. -
7 VFL One of his better games in a couple of years. 18 touches and six inside-50s but had a hand in plenty of goals too. -
8 Senior emergency.
9 VFL Kicked a goal, but was a quiet afternoon. -
10 VFL One of his best games at VFL level. 22 touches and four goals in Bulldog romp. -
11 Bye.
12 VFL Unable to get into the game for much of the contest. -
13 VFL Had 11 touches and laid seven tackles, but looked to be hobbled by a leg issue. -
14 VFL Had 27 possessions and kicked a goal, but wasted some other opportunities. -
15 VFL Just the 10 touches and unable to repeat last week's form. -
16 Flittered in and out but nothing substantial.
17 VFL Quiet then rested. -
18 VFL Not a massive impact with 16 disposals. -
19 VFL One of the Dogs' best. Kicked one of team's two goals and collected 21 disposals. -
20 VFL Had 14 possessions, but just doesn’t do enough. -
21 VFL Bye. -
22 VFL 21 possessions but wasn’t overly threatening. -
23 VFL Laid some tackles, but had next to no impact. -

2016 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Played in VFL trial against Essendon.
2 Played in VFL trial against Werribee.
3 VFL Snared a goal and chipped in at times without having an enormous impact. -
4 VFL Couldn’t get into the game as Tigers dominated with pressure. -
5 VFL Another of the younger brigade who found it tough sledding. -
6 VFL One goal but few other highlights, although did flash into the game at times. -
7 VFL Flitted in and out of the game to show glimpses of talent. Needs consistency. -
8 VFL Won a heap of the ball and applied good pressure when required. Six tackles. -
9 VFL Five inside-50s and won a bit of outside ball. Only four contested possessions. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Saw plenty of the ball and had two goal assists and nine contested possessions. -
12 Senior emergency.
13 VFL Showed glimpses with a goal and some contested footy. Serviceable. -
14 VFL Bye. -
15 VFL Five inside-50s and won enough ball on the outside. Got to develop inside game. -
16 VFL Hardly sighted. Form fluctuates wildly from week-to-week. -
17 VFL Wasted many of his limited possessions but wind was a factor for everybody. -
18 VFL Poor efficiency by hand and foot dampened his overall effectiveness. -
19 VFL No impact on the contest whatsoever. One of his six kicks went to a teammate. -
20 VFL Handy contributor with nine of his kicks resulted in inside-50s. -
21 VFL Bye. -
22 VFL Won plenty of footy through the middle and used it well. Handy. -
23 VFL Kicking let him down but worked hard to win the ball and laid six tackles. -
EF VFL In and out of the game and was scrappy at times with his ball use. -
SF VFL Four score assists and two goals the highlight of a productive effort. -
PF VFL Only four effective kicks and not really a factor for most of the game. -
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2015 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

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3 VFL Did some nice things. 11 possessions, one goal. -
4 VFL Just seven touches, but two handy goals. -
5 VFL Did some nice things but drifted in and out. -
6 VFL Bye. -
7 VFL Smart with ball in hand and showed great vision. -
8 VFL Drifted in and out in Bulldog rout. -
9 VFL 25 touches in a variety of roles. A few basic turnovers though. -
10 VFL Lacked impact required but had some good moments. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 VFL Just nine touches but linked well at times. -
13 VFL Had 17 disposals but efficiency wasn’t where it needs to be. -
14 VFL Flashed in at stages and kicked a nice goal. -
15 Rested.
16 VFL Kicked a goal and looked good in patches. -
17 VFL Showed smarts at times and kicked a goal. -
18 VFL Quiet day other than first-quarter goal. -
19 VFL Good in patches but needs to become involved more often. -
20 VFL Drifted in and out. Not a major player. -
21 VFL Just 11 touches. Couldn’t get into game. -
22 VFL Unable to get much going and was too cute at times. -
23 VFL Caught a few times and wasn’t a big factor. -
EF Didn’t play for Footscray.