David CUNINGHAM

#28   Carlton

Age: 21yr 12mth Games: 11 Born: Mar 30, 2021
Height: 183cm Weight: 83kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Looks to have all the elements, but like many of the club’s youngsters is under pressure to grow into senior role fast.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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5 VFL Butchered the ball by foot, but had no trouble winning it in midfield. Needs to be cleaner.
6 VFL Battled hard with six tackles. Went at 100 percent efficiency with his 15 disposals
7 VFL Only hit the target with eight of his 16 kicks, but won the ball well and continues to improve.
8 VFL In and out of the game, but a decent contributor overall with 22 possessions.
9 Frem Showed some good signs. Had a crack in congestion. 5
10 NM Impressive performance in his second outing for the year. Tackled hard and was clever in traffic. Snagged two important goals. 6
11   Bye.  
12 GWS Youngster kicked a nice set-shot goal after quarter-time siren and another in second term. Looks to have some tricks. 6
13 GCS Not big numbers but defensive pressure in attack was useful (four tackles). 4
14   Adductor.  
15 Adel Pushed forward to get the Blues on the scoreboard with their first goal of the game late in the first term. 4
16 Melb Ninth-gamer started well but faded out of the game in second half; 17 disposals and three inside-50s. 4
17   Rested.  
18 Bris Kicked-started the seven goal run across the third and fourth terms with a major in general play. 5
19 Geel There were more sightings of a Yeti than the kid who ended with six kicks (four effective). 2
20   Ankle.  
21   Ankle.  
22 VFL Good around the contests with 25 touches and four clearances.
23 VFL Quiet end to the season with just 13 touches in Northern's loss.

2016 Season

1   Played in VFL trial against Richmond.  
2   Played in VFL trial against Port Melbourne.  
3 VFL First-year player thrived early and ended with 21 touches before fading.
4 VFL Midfielder won some ball but not as productive as previous week.
5   Didn’t play for Northern Blues.  
6   Hip.  
7   Hip.  
8 VFL Quiet one on return. Couldn’t get a hand on the ball to influence contest.
9 VFL Rarely sighted. Two inside-50s from eight disposals.
10 VFL Bye.
11   Didn’t play for Northern Blues.  
12   Hip.  
13   Hip.  
14   Hip.  
15   Hip.  
16 VFL In and out of game in development league on return.
17 VFL Only one of six kicks hit the target. So-so type of effort.
18 VFL Quiet one. Three tackles and 12 disposals.
19 VFL Led team with nine clearances, laid four tackles and had 13 contested possessions.
20 VFL Kicked a goal, last six tackles and had it 19 times.
21 Bris Nowhere near enough input in attack. 4
22 Melb Burst in and out a few times and had some “nearly” moments. 3
23 Ess Showed some nice signs late. Looks a likely midfield prospect. 5