Mitchell KING

#34   Melbourne

Age: 22yr 6mth Games: 0 Born: Jan 01, 1997
Height: 200cm Weight: 99kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Hurt his knee in VFL opener last year and still on comeback trail. Added to the long-term injury list in late February.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

1 Knee.
2 Knee.
3 Knee.
4 Knee.
5 VFL 26 hitouts in first game back from knee reco. Steady effort. -
6 VFL Tough ask against Stanley in second game back from injury. Did some encouraging things. -
7 VFL Very good early in the ruck, but faded from the game as Werribee started to get on top. Still learning at the level. -
8 VFL Dominated by Northern Blues big men in the ruck. A learning experience for the young fellow. -
9 VFL Did well in the ruck against Port's big men and helped Dees cause an upset win. -
10 Bye.
11 Rested.
12 VFL Did well in development league with a mountain of hitouts. -
13 VFL Still learning the ropes at the level in the ruck. Did some good work when required. -
14 VFL Just the five touches and five hitouts in win backing up Spencer. -
15 VFL Did well in supporting ruck role to Spencer. 16 hitouts and 10 possessions. -
16 Spent time in attack, as well as the ruck. Did a few handy things.
17 VFL Bye. -
18 VFL Played as the back-up ruckman. Seeing improvement, but not getting enough game time to make a real statistical impace. -
19 VFL Huge step forward for him. Put himself in good aerial contests and provided an option up forward. -
20 VFL Good experience for him as the main ruck after Spencer injury. Beaten, but didn’t give in. -
21 VFL Beaten in the ruck by Korcheck and will use it as a learning experience. -
22 VFL Tried hard against Meese in the ruck. 22 hitouts. -
23 VFL Had 35 hitouts in tandem with Spencer. Did some encouraging things at ground level. -

2016 Season

1 Played in Casey intra-club.
2 Played in VFL trial against Box Hill.
3 VFL Hurt his knee in early stages and was done for the night. Season-ender? -
4 Knee.
5 Knee.
6 Knee.
7 Knee.
8 Knee.
9 Knee.
10 Knee.
11 Knee.
12 Knee.
13 Knee.
14 Knee.
15 Knee.
16 Knee.
17 Knee.
18 Knee.
19 Knee.
20 Knee.
21 Knee.
22 Knee.
23 Knee.