Kieran COLLINS

#32   Western Bulldogs

Age: 21yr 3mth Games: 1 Born: Dec 14, 2020
Height: 194cm Weight: 100kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Second-year tall had a delayed start to pre-season thanks to a shoulder problem from late 2016, then a hip complaint.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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2    
3   Knee.  
4   Knee.  
5 VFL Steady without starring down back on return from injury.
6 VFL Didn't have much to do in defence as the Bulldogs dominated.
7 VFL Okay defensively, but needs to get more ball on the rebound to hurt opponent.
8 VFL Showed a bit down back. Competed well defensively, and got a bit of the ball.
9 VFL Just fair down back. Caught out a few times, but only young and will improve.
10 VFL Okay down back, but didn’t have much to do for long periods.
11   Bye.  
12 VFL Worked into the game to be more effective in the second half down back.
13 VFL Improved outing in defence. Competed hard and brought the ball to ground.
14 VFL Worked hard down back, then had a superb final term when the game was on the line.
15 VFL Worked into the game down back and is playing with some real confidence.
16   Steady game again down back and seems really settled and confident.  
17 VFL An even performance with 16 disposals at 75 per cent.
18 VFL Played his role effectively with 23 disposals.
19 VFL Had just nine touches and didn't use the footy well, with 44.4 percent disposal efficiency.
20 VFL Worked hard down back and won a fair bit of his own footy.
21 VFL Bye.
22 VFL Didn’t get much of the footy down back but was okay in aerial contests.
23 VFL Had hands full down back but battled manfully.

2016 Season

1   Played in VFL trial against Essendon.  
2   Played in VFL trial against Werribee.  
3 VFL Steady down back and helped keep the Blues at bay all afternoon.
4 VFL Key back developing well and showed strong signs despite being under pressure.
5 VFL Had hands full at stages in defence and ball use wasn’t up to scratch.
6 VFL Key back found the going tough but did showcase glimpses of his talent.
7   Rested.  
8 VFL Took seven marks down back in an even effort. Key back progressing well.
9 GWS Tough debut game in the back half. Will learn from the experience. 2
10 VFL Bye.
11 VFL Not sighted offensively from the back half. Developing nicely however.
12 VFL Down back on Cats experienced forwards and did a solid job all day.
13 VFL Key back did what was required without getting too excited.
14 VFL Bye.
15 VFL Tackling was ferocious at times but still has plenty of development to come.
16 VFL Defended OK but offered little by way of offensive rebound. Six effective disposals.
17   Senior emergency.  
18 VFL Key defender won his share of ball and defended well. Could he replace Morris?
19 VFL One effective kick and under pressure all day.
20   Shoulder.  
21   Shoulder.  
22   Shoulder.  
23   Shoulder.  
EF   Shoulder.  
SF   Shoulder.  
PF   Shoulder.  
GF   Shoulder.