Josh DUNKLEY

#5   Western Bulldogs

Age: 22yr 2mth Games: 24 Born: Jan 09, 1997
Height: 190cm Weight: 88kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Not many kids get to play in an AFL flag in their debut season, but Dunkley did. The task is now to break into midfield mix permanently.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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2 -
3 Senior emergency.
4 NM Lurked forward for one goal in third term. Took six marks and had three inside-50s. 4
5 Bris Three goals and string attack on the ball playing predominantly across half forward. Pleasing effort. 7
6 GWS Wayward in front of goal (0.4) which dulled his capacity to influence the contest playing as a mid-sized forward. 3
7 Rich Contested some early bounces as makeshift ruck. Popped a shoulder mid last quarter and forced off. 3
8 Shoulder.
9 Shoulder.
10 Shoulder.
11 Shoulder.
12 Shoulder.
13 Shoulder.
14 Shoulder.
15 Shoulder.
16 Shoulder.
17 Shoulder.
18 Shoulder.
19 Shoulder.
20 VFL Good effort with 24 possessions and 10 tackles in tight win. -
21 GWS Playing defensive forward role but struggled to impact in any phase after being recalled to the team. 3
22 Port Played forward opposed to Bonner and Howard. Good snapped goal in third term. 4
23 Haw Played forward but I’ve seen plastic hammers do more damage than he did. Horror night. 2

2016 Season

1 Frem Got two goals and was handy on debut but kicking is look away stuff at times. 5
2 StK No real impact despite Bulldogs dominance. Quiet night. 2
3 Senior emergency.
4 VFL Struggled to get involved in loss to Richmond VFL. -
5 VFL Won a bit of the ball and was a presence around the ball all match. -
6 VFL Dogs’ best with 30 disposals and immense workrate. Never stops moving. -
7 VFL Six tackles to go with a nice haul of possessions. Steady throughout. -
8 VFL Five marks, six tackles, two goals and a lot of the ball. Developing well. -
9 VFL Good run of form continues. Six marks, four tackles and plenty of touches. -
10 Coll Youngster snagged two goals and could easily have booted another. 5
11 WCE Kicked an early goal and had his moments but was generally pretty quiet. 4
12 Port Battled away in the midfield for little reward. 5
13 Geel Had some chances playing in attack but didn’t take them. Attacked the ball with vigour. 4
15 Senior emergency.
16 VFL Won a huge amount of ball – 11 rebound 50s, six clearances 17 tackles. -
17 GCS Solid four-quarter effort up forward and rotating in the midfield. 6
18 StK Tackled well and did some nice things. A definite prospect. 6
19 Geel Did some nice things roving about half forward/wing. One goal, three inside-50s. 5
20 NM Showed a willingness to work hard and keen to nail a place. 6
21 Coll Started in the middle and worked hard inside to continue good form. 6
22 Ess Tackled hard in the crushes but not damaging with the ball. 4
23 Frem Impressive. Tackled relentlessly and followed up to win the ball. 6
EF WCE Did his bit, especially in second half with two goals. 15 possessions. 5
SF Haw Started in middle and was a good ball winner but often hacked his kicks. 7
PF GWS Has prospered in the right part of the season and been a surprise packet. 7
GF Syd Began in attack and worked hard in every situation to play handy role. 5