Derick WANGANEEN

#36  

Age: 28yr 6mth Games: 1 Born: Feb 05, 2021
Height: 176cm Weight: 75kg Position: MID
Dream Team Profile

2014 Digest:   After being used as a small forward in the VFL he was transformed into a defender during Box Hill’s later games in 2013. Hard for him to break through.

2014 NAB Cup:   Improving all the time and played very well against Melbourne.

2014 Season

Played for : Hawthorn

1 Bris Sub. Just four touches after coming on at three-quarter time. 2
2 VFL Looked to have benefitted from senior debut. Creative.
3   Did well reboundinbg out of the back half. A revitalised player.  
4   Didn’t play for Box Hill Hawks.  
5 VFL Didn’t have his best outing but kept trying hard.
6 VFL Solid across half back. Looks at home in that role.
7 VFL Impressed again at half back with 22 touches.
8 VFL Bye.
9 VFL Gave good run and drive off half back. Improving type.
10 VFL Ordinary day by foot – especially early. Didn’t recover.
11 VFL Bye.
12 VFL One of the best for Box Hill with 20 touches and a goal.
13 VFL Up and down afternoon at half back.
14 VFL Quiet game with just eight possessions.
15 VFL Bye.
16 VFL Defended well at half back to be among Hawks’ best.
17 VFL Injured hamstring early and took no further part.
18   Hamstring.  
19 VFL Did some good things to end with 14 possessions.
20 VFL Battled at stages but also had some good moments.
21 VFL Drifted in and out but was energetic.
22 VFL Played a part in big win with 16 touches.
23 VFL Struggled to get into the game for much of the day.
QF VFL Bye.
SF VFL OK early then left field with an ankle issue.
PF   Ankle.  
GF    

2013 Season

Played for : Hawthorn

1 PM Slow start but was much better in second half.
2 VFL Improved outing. 19 touches and had an impact.
3   Hamstring.  
4   Hamstring.  
5 VFL Slow start but had an impact in the second half. Chased hard.
6 VFL Drifted in and out but his touches oozed class.
7 VFL Bye.
8 VFL Played a good role at half forward. Strong work ethic.
9 VFL Lively up forward with three goals. Tackled hard too.
10 VFL In and out of the game but had some nice moments.
11 VFL Bye.
12 VFL Nice goal, but was unsighted for long periods.
13 VFL Chimed in with two goals and was clean below his knees.
14 VFL Goalless and struggled to impact the contest for long periods.
15 VFL Kicked 1.3, but worked hard and found space at times.
16 VFL Bye.
17 VFL Blanketed by Aaron Joseph and wasn’t able to break free.
18 VFL Switched to defence in second half and looked right at home.
19 VFL Continued his development in new role down back. Fair.
20 VFL Did well again breaking away off half back. An inspired move.
21 VFL Had 15 touches running off half back. Settled into new role well.
22 VFL 11 possessions in defence. Not his best recent outing, but solid
23 VFL Composed effort at half back and laid some great tackles.
QF    
SF VFL Continues to make his way in defence with 11 possessions.
PF VFL Worked diligently around the contests to play a handy role.
GF    

2012 Season

Played for : Hawthorn

2 VFL Worked hard and provided some good defensive pressure.
3 VFL Solid but didn’t star at half forward.
4 VFL Poor start but really finished strongly.
5 VFL In and out of the game. OK without starring.
6 VFL Zipped around and was a constant nuisance.
7 VFL No real impact other than a few little bursts.
8 VFL Zipped around and created havoc with his pressure.
11 VFL Chased well up forward but didn’t have a great day.
14 VFL Not his best game but made the most of his chances.
15 VFL Burst in and out of the game. Just needed to do more.
20 VFL Back from injury and struggled to get into it.
22 VFL Found it hard to get into the game.
23 VFL Slow start but worked into game. Did some nice things.
QF VFL Tried hard to get into the game but was well held.