Brandon JACK


Age: 25yr 3mth Games: 28 Born: May 25, 2021
Height: 182cm Weight: 81kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Faces a battle to break back into the senior line-up, where the battle for spots is red hot. Might have to be a crumbing forward.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Sydney Swans

2 NEAFL Among the Swans' better players on the day with 23 possessions and four rebound-50s.
3 NEAFL Swans' best with 34 possessions, four clearances and a whopping nine inside-50s.
4   Senior emergency.  
5 NEAFL Super effort in midfield with 35 possessions, seven inside-50s and 10 marks. Put hand up if required.
6 Carl Okay early then struggled. Missed chance for goal late in game that could have helped swing momentum. 3
7 NEAFL A hard worker in midfield and at half forward with 20 disposals and some strong tackles.
8 NEAFL Hard worker with 27 possessions and five inside-50s.
9 NEAFL Played a strong role in midfield with 28 possessions and five inside 50s.
10 NEAFL Another Swan who brought his own ball. 37 touches, five clearances and five inside 50s.
11   Bye.  
12 NEAFL Played his part in midfield with 27 possessions and six inside 50s.
13 NEAFL Influential again with 30 touches, six inside 50s and three goals.
14 NEAFL Didn’t get a stack of the footy, but tackled like a man possessed.
15 NEAFL Steady game without starring. 26 possessions.
16 NEAFL A handful all day for the Suns. Ended with 26 touches and three goals.
17 NEAFL Played a mid-forward role. Found plenty of it with 32 disposals in a solid display.
18   Senior emergency.  
19   Bye.  
20 NEAFL Drove the ball forward constantly, but was aimless on occasions.
21 NEAFL Played his part with 32 possessions and a couple of assists.
22 NEAFL Big outing with 32 possessions and eight inside 50s.
23 NEAFL Bye.
EF NEAFL Had a hand in a few scores, but was well contained at stages by the Lions.

2016 Season

Played for : Sydney Swans

1   Played in NEAFL trial against UWS Giants.  
2   Senior emergency.  
3 NEAFL Kicked three vital goals to help swing momentum the Swans’ way.
4 NEAFL Steady showing in midfield. 19 possessions, seven inside 50s.
5 NEAFL Swans’ best in midfield with 30 possessions and seven inside 50s.
6 NEAFL Bored in at the stoppages and got his hands dirty with nine tackles.
7 NEAFL Big ball-winner in the midfield with 31 touches and three goals.
8   Didn’t play for Sydney reserves.  
9 NEAFL Bye.
10 NEAFL Ball use at times needed to be cleaner but a very good ball winner again.
11 NEAFL Revelled in the heavy going in midfield to win 28 touches and have 10 inside-50s.
12 NEAFL Won a great deal of the footy playing mostly in the midfield – 10 clearances and eight inside-50s.
13 NEAFL Scrapped away but appears no closer to regaining senior spot.
14 NEAFL Bye.
15 NEAFL Swans’ most damaging midfielder. Did his best work inside with 15 contested possessions.
16 NEAFL Excellent with 29 touches, seven clearances and nine inside-50s.
17 NEAFL Kicking let him down at times, but was a very strong contributor in the midfield.
18 NEAFL Handy effort in midfield role. Five marks, four inside-50s.
19 NEAFL Bye.
20   Senior emergency.  
21 NEAFL Worked hard in midfield role to end with 24 touches, four tackles.
22 NEAFL Played a brilliant inside game to finish with a team-high 14 contested possessions.
23 NEAFL Bye.
QF VFL Had six clearances but just three effective kicks. OK but not his best.

2015 Season

Played for : Sydney Swans

2 NEAFL Worked hard for his 18 possessions, five tackles.
3 NEAFL Chipped in with a goal but not his best in midfield.
4 NEAFL Good contributor in midfield with 24 touches.
5 NEAFL In midfield rotation and was among the Swans’ best.
6 NEAFL Quieter day but kicked two goals.
7   Senior emergency.  
8 NEAFL Bye.
9 Carl Sub. Late inclusion for Grundy who saw limited action very late. 1
10 NEAFL Got plenty of ball – 32 disposals, and kicked a handy goal.
11 NEAFL In and out of game in midfield. Made a few errors.
12 NEAFL Bye.
13 NEAFL Kicked 2.3 and had 29 possessions in midfield. Tried hard.
14 NEAFL Major ball-winner (23) for the Swans in 30-goal hiding.
15 NEAFL Won plenty of ball in midfield to get Swans’ going.
16 Haw Found the opposition too hot to handle and never a factor. 3
17 WCE Two goals in third quarter his highlight in an otherwise quiet day. 5
18 Adel Sub came on late and had a few touches. 2
19 Geel Attacked the footy hard and did a few good things. One goal and ball use solid. 5
20 Coll Not big stats but two goals were an important input. 5
21 GWS Played his part with 18 touches and a goal. 6
22 StK OK but not a standout. 5
23 GCS Couple of nice things but still very much a development player. 4
QF Frem Looked a little out of his depth but will be a great experience. 2
SF   Late withdrawal.  

2014 Season

Played for : Sydney Swans

1 PM Minimal impact in the midfield.
2 NEAFL Didn’t find much of the footy but tried hard.
3 NEAFL Sydney’s most dangerous forward, Kicked 1.1.
4 NEAFL Quiet game in midfield.
5 Frem Kicked a superb goal late in the third term before being subbed out. 5
6   Senior emergency.  
7 Bris Subbed-in in second term. Two goals from limited opportunities. 5
8 NEAFL Didn’t have his bets outing in big win.
9 Ess Sub. Just the one touch after coming on for Goodes. 0
11 NEAFL Had three to half-time, looks like a senior player playing reserves.
12 NEAFL Another brilliant game in the Swans midfield.
13 Port Subbed out after having no real impact. 2
14 Rich Solid contribution from the young man. 6
15 GWS Used as the sub again, barely sighted. 3
16 WCE Sub. On early for Jones and was lively at times. 4
17 Carl A fringe Swan trying to establish his place, reasonable when subbed on. 3
18   Senior emergency.  
19 NEAFL 23 disposals and eight inside 50s. Very solid.
20 NEAFL Always looked lively whenever he went near it.
21 NEAFL Heavy conditions should have suited, but didn’t star.
22   Rested.  
23 NEAFL Bye.
QF NEAFL Returned from injury with excellent numbers.
SF NEAFL Always lively whenever he went near it. Kicked a goal.

2013 Season

Played for : Sydney Swans

1 NEAFL Kicked two goals playing up forward but was a bit quiet.
2 NEAFL Worked hard and his defensive work was a highlight.
3 NEAFL Worked hard and finished well in front of goal.
4 NEAFL Attacked the ball well and was good in tight.
5 NEAFL Bye.
6 NEAFL Attacked the ball strongly and competed well.
7 NEAFL Broke the game open a few times from congested spots.
8 NEAFL Burrowed in all day in midfield. Hard working effort.
9 NEAFL Gave plenty of zip on the outside of the packs.
10 NEAFL Broke the game open with pace and workrate. Impressive.
11 Adel Sub came on late in his first game and showed a couple of good signs. 2
13 NEAFL Never gave in and ended with two well-earned goals.
14 Carl Appears a slightly more polished version of his brother. Had some handy touches. 4
15 Melb Sub. Kicked four goals from seven kicks – doesn’t get much better than that. 8
16 GWS Subdued at half forward after a breakout game the previous week. 3
17 WCE Kicked a goal but not a prominent contributor. 4
18 Rich Couple of nice breakaways early. Subbed off. 3
19 WB Sub came on late and kicked a goal. 1
20 Coll Used as a late substitute and unable to have an impact. 3
21 NEAFL Played his part in midfield after a long run in the senior side.
22 NEAFL Bye.
23 Haw Not prominent. 2
SF VFL Not as prominent as he has been but burrowed in.