Dion JOHNSTONE

#37   Melbourne

Age: 20yr 9mth Games: 0 Born: Jun 01, 1998
Height: 179cm Weight: 82kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Given a taste of senior action against Carlton and showed some intensity and niggle. Will learn the ropes with Casey.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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4 VFL Struggled to get involved throughout the day. -
5 VFL 17 of his 20 possessions were contested – relished the battle in tight. Laid seven tackles too. -
6 VFL Tackled hard, but wasn’t able to get his hands on the ball as a small forward. -
7 VFL Booted a couple of goals and flew the flag when teammates were felled. Plays with good intensity. -
8 VFL Tried hard but wasn’t able to consistently get his hands on the pill. -
9 VFL Worked hard defensively, but didn’t get great deal of the footy. -
10 Bye.
11 VFL Better in second half. Tackled hard in the front area. -
12 VFL Did okay in the front half with his pressure and workrate. -
13 VFL Not massive numbers, but competed fiercely and won a few clearances. -
14 VFL Played with a lot of energy in the front half and tackled hard. -
15 VFL Competed hard in and around the contests in front half without hitting the scoreboard. -
16 VFL Battled hard around the contests. Laid some good tackles and had 11 touches. -
17 VFL Bye. -
18 VFL One of his quieter games over the past six weeks. Struggled to get into the game and didn't apply his standard level of pressure. -
19 VFL Most complete game he has played. Lots of pressure, applied tackles and did the grunt work inside. -
20 VFL Won his fair share of footy with 24 touches, but unusually didn’t lay a tackle. -
21 VFL Struggled to get into the game for long periods. Not his best. -
22 Didn’t play for Casey.
23 VFL In and out of the game, but was handy late when the game was up for grabs. -