David CUNINGHAM

#28   Carlton

Age: 21yr 9mth Games: 11 Born: Mar 30, 1997
Height: 183cm Weight: 83kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Looks to have all the elements, but like many of the club’s youngsters is under pressure to grow into senior role fast.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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5 VFL Butchered the ball by foot, but had no trouble winning it in midfield. Needs to be cleaner. -
6 VFL Battled hard with six tackles. Went at 100 percent efficiency with his 15 disposals -
7 VFL Only hit the target with eight of his 16 kicks, but won the ball well and continues to improve. -
8 VFL In and out of the game, but a decent contributor overall with 22 possessions. -
9 Frem Showed some good signs. Had a crack in congestion. 5
10 NM Impressive performance in his second outing for the year. Tackled hard and was clever in traffic. Snagged two important goals. 6
11 Bye.
12 GWS Youngster kicked a nice set-shot goal after quarter-time siren and another in second term. Looks to have some tricks. 6
13 GCS Not big numbers but defensive pressure in attack was useful (four tackles). 4
14 Adductor.
15 Adel Pushed forward to get the Blues on the scoreboard with their first goal of the game late in the first term. 4
16 Melb Ninth-gamer started well but faded out of the game in second half; 17 disposals and three inside-50s. 4
17 Rested.
18 Bris Kicked-started the seven goal run across the third and fourth terms with a major in general play. 5
19 Geel There were more sightings of a Yeti than the kid who ended with six kicks (four effective). 2
20 Ankle.
21 Ankle.
22 VFL Good around the contests with 25 touches and four clearances. -
23 VFL Quiet end to the season with just 13 touches in Northern's loss. -

2016 Season

1 Played in VFL trial against Richmond.
2 Played in VFL trial against Port Melbourne.
3 VFL First-year player thrived early and ended with 21 touches before fading. -
4 VFL Midfielder won some ball but not as productive as previous week. -
5 Didn’t play for Northern Blues.
6 Hip.
7 Hip.
8 VFL Quiet one on return. Couldn’t get a hand on the ball to influence contest. -
9 VFL Rarely sighted. Two inside-50s from eight disposals. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 Didn’t play for Northern Blues.
12 Hip.
13 Hip.
14 Hip.
15 Hip.
16 VFL In and out of game in development league on return. -
17 VFL Only one of six kicks hit the target. So-so type of effort. -
18 VFL Quiet one. Three tackles and 12 disposals. -
19 VFL Led team with nine clearances, laid four tackles and had 13 contested possessions. -
20 VFL Kicked a goal, last six tackles and had it 19 times. -
21 Bris Nowhere near enough input in attack. 4
22 Melb Burst in and out a few times and had some “nearly” moments. 3
23 Ess Showed some nice signs late. Looks a likely midfield prospect. 5