Bailey RICE

#37   St Kilda

Age: 22yr 4mth Games: 0 Born: Feb 10, 1997
Height: 184cm Weight: 88kg Position:

2017 Digest:   A delayed start to his first season in 2016 but has progressed as a winger and half back and got his first senior taste in JLT then injured finger.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

1 Finger.
2 -
3 -
4 VFL Used the ball well in the back half and competed fairly well. Looks fitter than this time last year – which wouldn’t be hard. -
5 VFL Not big numbers – just 14 touches, but one of the better performers in defence. -
6 VFL Really starting to hit his straps in defence. 27 possessions and six rebounds. -
7 VFL Laid six tackles and every bobbed up with a goal pushing in attack. Handy effort. -
8 VFL Freed up in defence and was okay, then really came to the fore in final term to help Zebras get home. -
9 VFL One of the better Zebras in loss to the Blues. 17 touches and a goal. -
10 VFL Did well at times down back with some hard work, but evetually overwhelmed by weight of numbers. -
11 VFL Not his best outing this year. Just nine touches. -
12 VFL Tackled hard but wasn’t able to get his hands on the ball enough. -
13 Senior emergency.
14 VFL Not his best day in the back half. Just 10 touches. -
15 VFL Steady enough down back with 17 touches. -
16 VFL Had plenty to do down back, but stuck to his task well enough. 28 possessions. -
17 VFL Was good in the short time he was on the field. -
18 VFL Shows glimpses of excitement but still developing. 14 disposals. -
19 Shin.
20 Shin.
21 Shin.
22 VFL Tried hard in the back half. Got enough of the ball, but didn’t have great support. -
23 VFL Could have hit a few more targets by foot, but was okay in the win. -

2016 Season

1 Played in VFL development league trial against Box Hill Hawks.
2 Played in VFL trial against Williamstown.
3 VFL Did a few good things in first VFL outing. 14 possessions in the back half. -
4 VFL. Bye. -
5 VFL Got a bit of the ball in the back half. Steady without being a star. -
6 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
7 VFL Showed a cool head in the back half when required. Solid. -
8 VFL Did some good things and used ball well in the wind. -
9 VFL Handy outing in strong win over Werribee. Had 16 touches, two inside 50s. -
10 VFL Bye. -
11 VFL Did some good things and will benefit from playing different roles. -
12 VFL Ball use was good coming out of defence. 13 possessions. -
13 VFL Bye. -
14 Didn’t play for Sandringham.
15 VFL Serviceable performance with five tackles and three inside-50s. -
16 VFL Opposed to the dangerous Saad and although beaten, worked tremendously hard. -
17 VFL Solid showing despite kicking being erratic at times. -
18 VFL Knocked himself out early in collision with Tom Lee. -
19 Concussion.
20 VFL Quiet outing in comfortable win over North Ballarat. -
21 VFL One of his better game this season with 25 possessions on a wing. -
22 VFL Quiet game and unable to get into it for long periods. -
23 VFL Had a battle on his hands down back. 17 touches but not his best. -