Darcy MACPHERSON

#44   Gold Coast

Age: 22yr 1mth Games: 32 Born: Oct 29, 2020
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

1    
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