Darcy MACPHERSON

#44   Gold Coast

Age: 21yr 8mth Games: 32 Born: Oct 29, 1997
Height: 174cm Weight: 72kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Grabbed seven disposals against Bombers after missing first JLT match. In the mix but very outside chance to make Round 1.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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2 NEAFL Worked hard through midfield to end with 24 touches. Had a dip. -
3 NEAFL In everything in the front half and ended with four quality goals in a big win. -
4 NEAFL Another strong effort in midfield and at half forward in Suns win over Aspley. 27 possessions. -
5 NEAFL The Suns' bets again in midfield with 36 possessions. Swam against the tide all game. Superb. -
6 NEAFL Had the ball on a string again with 39 touches, six clearances and six inside-50s. Banging the door down. -
7 NEAFL Ball-winnign run continued with another 31 in midfield. Banging the door down for a senior call-up. -
8 NEAFL Scrappy with his ball use, but again brought his own footy. 39 touches and nine inside-50s. -
9 Bye.
10 NEAFL Not as prolific as he has been but tackled strongly throughout – 12 tackles and had 26 touches. -
11 NEAFL Massive again. 34 possessions, three goals (four behinds) and six score assists. -
12 NEAFL Worked hard in middle again. 28 touches, and laid some good tackles. -
13 Bye.
14 StK Fumbled a few early and didn't have a big game. 2
15 NEAFL Had a day out with 31 possessions, seven inside 50s and four goals. -
16 Syd Eight touches and was a passenger throughout, the NEAFL is calling his name. 2
17 NEAFL One of many Suns who controlled the midfield and played great. 31 disposals were huge. -
18 WB Late inclusion and unable to replicate NEAFL form. Had 16 touches, but not really a factor. 4
19 Rich Fairly quiet with just the eight possessions from plenty of game time. 3
20 Frem Lively inside 50. Kicked one goal and gave the team a presence. 7
21 Bris Battled hard at ground level and was one of only a few who worked to keep ball in forward line. 5
22 Ess Booted a goal but offered little threat in attack. Just the five possessions from 86% game time. 2
23 Port Big last quarter with six disposals, finishing with 12 for the game. 3

2016 Season

1 Played in NEAFL trial against Brisbane.
2 NEAFL Toiled away but wasn’t able to get much going after good pre-season. -
3 NEAFL Hard worker in midfield with 18 possessions and four marks. -
4 NEAFL Good numbers with 24 touches, seven tackles and five inside 50s. -
5 NEAFL Big ball winner in midfield and is pressing hard for an upgrade and debut. -
6 NEAFL Bye. -
7 Melb Did some nice things on debut and booted the opening goal. 5
8 GWS Tried hard with six tackles, but ball use really let him down. 3
9 Adel Joined the lengthy injury list when hurt his knee in second quarter. 4
10 Knee.
11 Knee.
12 Knee.
13 Knee.
14 Knee.
15 Knee.
16 Knee.
17 Knee.
18 Knee.
19 NEAFL Back after knee injury and nursed through. Went well at stages. -
20 NEAFL Gave his absolute all in midfield role. Laid a game-high 10 tackles. -
21 NEAFL Pleasing effort. Competed hard in close and snagged two goals. -
22 NEAFL Decision-making was poor at times, but played a good inside/outside game. -
23 Port Looked underdone and struggled to make an impact. 3