Jarrad GRANT


Age: 30yr 4mth Games: 95 Born: Jul 06, 2020
Height: 192cm Weight: 80kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Looking to fill shoes of the injured Sam Day and early signs in JLT series have been encouraging.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

2 NEAFL Unable to make the most of his opportunities in front of goal. Disappointing outing.
3 NEAFL Good second term, but didn’t feature after half time as he was a senior emergency.
4 NEAFL Had 16 touches and drifted in and out of the game.
5 NEAFL One of the Suns better ball-winners with 20 possessions. Wasn't able to straighten his radar with 0.3.
6 NEAFL Hurt his knee early and played no further part.
7   Knee.  
8   Knee.  
9   Knee.  
10   Knee.  
11 NEAFL Booted four goals in first game back from knee injury. Remarkable recovery as it looked a season-ender.
12 NEAFL Injured a groin early on and sat out the rest of the game.
13   Groin.  
14   Groin.  
15   Groin.  
16   Groin.  
17 NEAFL A bit-part contributor with 14 disposals at 50 per cent efficiency.
18 NEAFL One of his better outings. Hit the scoreboard and finished with 16 disposals.
19 NEAFL Involved in everything with 21 disposals, 18 uncontested possessions, four score assists. One of his better day.
20 Frem Needs to do more as a forward. Tackled though. 5
21 NEAFL The matchwinner in attack for the Suns. Booted seven goals in seven-point win.
22   Rested.  
23 NEAFL Dominant with eight goals in elimination final win. Finishing the year with a flurry.

2016 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

1   Played in NEAFL trial against Brisbane.  
2 NEAFL Looked the most dangerous of the Suns’ forwards. Kicked two goals.
3 NEAFL Poor afternoon and was reported for a behind play incident.
4 NEAFL Had a day out against Brisbane with seven goals. Couldn’t be stopped.
5 NM Found the step up from NEAFL is a big one. Needs to work hard. 3
6 Geel Former Bulldog never able to do anything that looked like halting Cats’ momentum. Two inside-50s. 2
7 Melb Paid scant regard to his opponents and not an attacking threat himself. 2
8 GWS Finished with three second-half goals after a disappointing start. 4
9 Adel Booted two goals but defensive pressure and urgency needs to be addressed. 3
10   Hamstring.  
11   Hamstring.  
12 NEAFL Presented well in attack for 16 touches, six marks and a goal.
13 NEAFL Bye.
14 Haw Two kicks in first half and four for the match. Career might be gone. 1
15 NEAFL Chipped in with a goal and used the ball smartly in front half.
16 NEAFL Strong effort with 22 touches, six marks and two goals in front half.
17 WB Battled against former side. Managed just three kicks and didn’t lay a single tackle. 2
18 Frem Went in hard for the footy and played an important role. 6
19 Melb Jagged goal of the day in final five minutes. Mixed good and bad throughout. 4
20 GWS Drifted in and out of the match. Just OK. 4
21 Ess Deployed at half forward and bobbed up with one goal. Needs to do more. 4
22 Coll Floated across half forward. Just 10 touches. 4
23 Port Roamed around without an opponent for the most part and was just OK. 4

2015 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE Sub. On final term and made a couple of darting runs. Hit post with flying shot. 1
2 Rich One goal and involved in a few passages. 4
3 Haw Tried to work himself into game but couldn’t. 4
4 Adel Picked up by Smith initially. Took a screamer second term. Vastly improved. 6
5 VFL Responded well to AFL axe to be among the Dogs’ best.
6 VFL Bye.
7 VFL Booted four goals and was too good form Geelong defenders.
8 VFL Three goals in opening half then rested.
9 GWS Started on a wing and outran Scully and Whitfield. Sealing goal early last term. 6
10 Port Five clearances and five inside-50s, won six hit-outs as the third man up. 7
12 Bris On wing and a positive element in winning over 20 touches. 6
13 StK Continues to be a contributor in the wing role. 5
14 Carl Good early goal from wing and is building with confidence. 6
15 GCS Decent numbers but didn’t have a great impact on contest. 4
16 Geel One goal but couldn’t get into game to any great degree. Two marks. 4
17 Coll Sub. Had a few touches in final term. 2
18 Ess OK without making a huge statement. Run from back half a highlight. 5
19 Port Tried and kept presenting on the lead, used it well when he got it. 6
20 Melb Three first-term goals and linked well pressing up the ground. 7
21 WCE Needed to have more of a say in the game. 3
22 NM Not significant apart for one big mark, and subbed off at last change 3
23 Bris Used the ball well. 5
EF Adel Matched on Cheney initially. Drifted in and out. Could have kicked straighter. 5

2014 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1   Foot.  
2   Foot.  
3   Foot.  
4   Foot.  
5   Foot.  
6   Foot.  
7   Foot.  
8 VFL First game back and did some handy things.
9 VFL Bye.
10 VFL Booted 2.2 from 16 touches as he nears full match fitness.
11 VFL Bye.
12 Bris Rotated through the forward line and had minimal impact until late goal. 3
13 Coll Lively and had a presence. Gave the team a spark. 6
14 Port Left the ground with a suspected broken nose. 3
15   Ill.  
16 VFL Lively in attack but only the one goal.
17 VFL Quiet with just seven touches, but kicked 2.1.
18 VFL Just the one goal and found Van Unen hard to shake.
19 VFL Chipped in with three goals in a welcome return to form.
20 VFL Five goals. Came to life when Hine moved onto him.
21 NM Only flashed in and out of it. 3
22 VFL Got Dogs’ close with last term goal but was pretty quiet.
23 VFL Burst in and out at half forward, but wasn’t a big factor.
SF VFL Kicked an amazing goal but had not impact other than that.
PF VFL Worked hard in attack with 20 touches and 1.3.

2013 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1   Williamstown reserves didn’t play.  
2 VFL Kicked three goals in Williamstown reserves.
3 VFL Slow start but worked into the game well after half time.
4 VFL In and out of the game as usual. Nearing the crossroads.
5 VFL Just the one goal and drifted in and out of the game.
6   Soreness.  
7 VFL Bye.
8 VFL Two goals playing up forward in Williamstown reserves.
9 VFL Kicked four goals but played in bursts against poor opposition.
10 VFL Barely sighted until a late cameo. Disappointing effort.
11 VFL Bye.
12 VFL Kicked two goals and moved fairly well.
13 VFL Struggled to get into the game leading up from half forward.
14 VFL Tracked by Boseley and kicked two goals. OK without starring.
15 VFL Bye.
16 Ess Certainly showed enough working up the field. Can he go on with it? 6
17 Haw Used speed well to find space but needed to make more of scoring shots, 1.4. 5
18 WCE Early goal and act of courage set up another. Ended with three in a good effort 7
19 Syd Starting to show what is expected in attack with three goals. 6
20 Carl Electric from start to finish. Kicked 4.3 on two different opponents and was BOG. 8
21 Adel Found going tough against Talia and well beaten on the day. 3
22 Bris Five inside-50s but didn’t hit the scoreboard. Struggled last couple of weeks. 4
23 Melb Slotted sensational goal as Jetta dumped him hard in a tackle early in second. 5

2012 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE On final term and worked hard to present. Did enough to earn full game. 3
2 Adel Needs to do more as one of the key forward positions. 4
3 StK Negligible input. 2
4 Melb Quiet match. Not enough purpose to his game. 3
5 GWS Goes about his business unnoticed, quiet after half time. 4
7 NM Didn’t cause the Roos too many worries but kept working. 5
8 GCS Kicked 1.1 and involved more than he has been. 5
12 VFL Kicked a goal. Disappointing game.
14 VFL No impact up forward. At the crossroads.
15 VFL Improved showing across half forward.
17 Carl Kicked two goals, but mucked up gimme from 25m in front in first quarter. 5
18 StK Showed some skills in defence opposed to Wilkes. At least gave something. 6
19 NM Struggled up forward then pushed into defence at times after main break. 4
20 Rich At least looks better playing down back. Might be long term answer for him. 5
21 VFL One of his better games this year.
22 Geel Subbed on and kicked three goals from six kicks. Can he go on with it. 4
23 Bris Starved of quality delivery, but still below his best. 4