James MCDONALD

#38  

Age: 42yr 8mth Games: 264 Born: Oct 05, 1976
Height: 180cm Weight: 75kg Position: RUC

2012 Digest:   Returned to the fold at the top level after a year off and hasn’t missed a step. Hasn’t missed a session and is continually striving to get more work in. Outstanding role model for the younger players.

2012 NAB Cup:   Returned to the fold at the top level after a year off and hasn’t missed a step. Hasn’t missed a session and is continually striving to get more work in. Outstanding role model for the younger players.

2012 Season

Played for : GWS Giants

1 Syd Old hand showed way with fierce attack on contest that floored Parker. 6
4 Adel Ran with Scott Thompson most of the game and came off second best. 5
5 WB Workman like game, finished with seven clearances. 7
6 Carl Won a lot of footy but was often rushed. Did have seven clearances. 6
8 NEAFL Couldn’t stem the bleeding as Brisbane ran riot. -
9 Ess Continues to find the football and show he’s far from a spent force. 5
10 Geel Veteran went to Bartel at times but found it tough. Not much offensively. 4
12 Rich Shadowing role in midfield but too many Tigers to tag and gave little himself. 4
13 Melb Shadowed Grimes at times and OK in that role; seven tackles, one clearance. 5
14 Syd Held his own in an entertaining head-to-head battle with Shaw. 6
15 Haw Struggled to keep pace with quick Hawks mids, subbed out in third term. 3
21 Melb Played quite well against his old side, setting up one of Greene’s goals. 5
22 StK Ankle injury saw him subbed off in third quarter. 3
23 NM Struggled with illness and put in an admirable final shift considering. 3