#25   St Kilda

Age: 28yr 5mth Games: 90 Born: Jun 18, 2021
Height: 189cm Weight: 87kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Unconditionally tough and gritty midfielder from Bulldogs will add depth. Kicking not perfect, but he atones with other assets.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

2   Ill.  
4 VFL Strong worker in midfield rotation to end with 30 touches – most came by hand (21 handballs).
5 VFL Just the two kicks – both missed the target. Workrate was good though with seven tackles.
6 Haw First game for third club and won lots of ball. Added a couple of goals. Club will be thrilled with his effort. 8
7 GWS Midfield workhorse battled hard all night for 28 possessions (12 contested) and added four clearances and five tackles. 7
8   Suspended.  
9 Syd Cracked in early and toiled hard without playing a major part. 4
10 WB Hard tackling game against old side and never gave up but faded late. 6
11   Bye.  
12 Adel Had the tagging role on Rory Sloane, despite giving away some early free kicks stuck to the task well. 6
13 NM Kept copping hard knocks but battled his way through. 4
14 GCS Hard worker inside packs with majority of disposals overwhelmingly by hand. 5
15 Frem Quality job tagging several players at different times and won 28 touches too. 8
16 Rich Strong game in middle opposed to Martin – defended as well as he attacked. 7
17 Ess Not a factor this time around. 4
18 Syd Stuck to the task of tagging Kennedy and to his credit Kennedy was kept to a normal output without total dominance. 4
19   Groin.  
20 WCE Gritty, tough on-baller who was tailor made for this type of game. 7
21 Melb Injured early in collision with Brayshaw and played no further part. 1
22 NM Was everywhere in first quarter with 10 touches. Impact reduced later on. 6
23 Rich Battler who battled hard but battling wasn’t enough when the side needed some class. 5

2016 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Frem Good contributor in midfield. Got the ball rolling with hard work in tight. 7
2 StK Played his part in midfield rotation. Not his best night, but very steady. 6
3 Haw Needs to influence more. Having a subdued start to 2016. On the fringes. 5
4 Carl Snaffled two goals and three inside-50s. Work-rate up and down the ground first class. 7
5 Bris Bulldogs best from start to finish with his workrate in midfield. One missed handball the only blip. 8
6 NM Big start to game and handy all night. 6
7   Abdomen.  
8   Abdomen.  
9 GWS Rotated through the middle and up forward. Disposal was substandard at times. 3
10   Abdomen.  
11   Abdomen.  
12   Abdomen.  
13   Abdomen.  
14   Abdomen.  
15 VFL Outstanding in return from injury. Won a mountain of footy and work-rate huge.
16 Rich Crashed the packs and worked hard. Seven tackles and two clearances. 6
17 GCS Outstanding display in the midfield with eight clearances, five inside-50s and two goals. 9
18 StK Strong first half then tapered off. 5
19 Geel Used across half forward but struggled to impact the game to any great degree. 4
20 VFL Won 11 contested possessions, five clearances and laid six tackles.
21 VFL Bye.
22 VFL Even effort but certainly didn’t star. Five tackles and four clearances.
23 Frem Solid without doing much that was spectacular. 5
EF VFL Laid six tackles and was fair in midfield but needed to more to earn recall.
SF VFL Fair. Only four of eight kicks hit the target. Five clearances, four inside-50s.
PF VFL Eight clearances, six inside-50s and nine tackles. Work-rate huge.

2015 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

3 Haw Late inclusion who looked all right early. 5
4 Adel Good first half and won plenty of the ball. Seizing his opportunity. 6
5 Syd Work-rate up and down the ground was first class throughout. 7
6 StK In everything in first half and showed superb courage. Struggled to keep it going. 6
7 Frem Tried going to Fyfe at stages but unable to stop his impact. 4
8 Melb Didn’t use the ball with any great precision. Four inside-50s and no goals. 4
9 GWS Decisive goal in third term quelled GWS revival. Good strong game. 6
10 Port Big game with 11 tackles, nine clearances and four inside-50s. 8
12 Bris Another solid display and now a permanent fixture. 6
13 StK Another handy game and played his part in the win. 5
14 Carl Worked hard in midfield and laid seven tackles to hold up Blues. 7
15 GCS Competed hard in first half but subbed out with possible broken ribs. 3
16   Lung.  
17   Lung.  
18   Foot.  
19   Foot.  
20   Foot.  
21   Foot.  
22   Foot.  
23   Foot.  
EF   Foot.  

2014 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE Effectiveness well down early but got better after the main break. 6
2 NM Kept running to finish with 13 kicks and 11 handballs. Kicked goal from 40m in last. 6
3   Neck.  
4 GWS Even contest with Bugg on a wing. 21 touches. 6
5 Carl Worked hard and did some good things. Seemingly soft report. 6
6 Adel Two early goals and tackled hard throughout. Impact waned in second half. 6
7 Ess Part of a double team on Watson at stoppages then subbed after seven disposals. 3
8 VFL Pressing to return to the seniors. Three goals, 27 disp.
9 VFL Bye.
10 GCS Spent time forward and in midfield. Kicked a goal, but little impact. 3
11 Frem Booted two goals and was a threat when he got forward. 8
12 Bris Started in attack and did most of his work by hand. 5
13 Coll Great game with three goals from 18 touches. 7
14 Port Had chances early in the game to score but missed. 6
15 Melb Had 24 touches – most by hand, but was always creative in midfield. 7
16 Geel Cats’ successfully shut him out for most of night. Kept working. 5
17 GCS Got his hands on it enough – 20 disposals, but wasn’t overly damaging. 5
18 Ess Battled hard across half back/wing and Ok without starring. 5
19 Haw Sub on late in third term and had a couple of touches. 2
20 StK Gave Saints headaches at times, and kicked badly for goal. 5
21 NM Very good second quarter when he ran hard through the lines. 6
22 Syd In and out of game but wasn’t a big factor overall. 5
23 GWS Sub. On in third term and had a few handy touches. 2

2013 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Bris Positive introduction to the side and won a fair bit of the ball. 7
2 Frem Sub. Thrown into fray late in third term and busy around the ball. 2
3 Rich Poor start on a red-hot Deledio and never really recovered. 3
4 Adel Not winning enough footy to be among the midfield rotations. 3
5 Geel Fine game from former Eagle who proved a steady hand down back. 7
6 WCE Tagged Shuey and stuck to his gins. 5
7 VFL Bye.
8 GCS Solid showing without starring. 5
9 StK Breakout game for ex-Eagle as a prolific possession winner with three goals. 7
10 Port Didn’t register a kick, all possessions were by hand. Corkie limited his impact. 3
11   Quad.  
12 Coll Kept going after heavy Cloke bump that hurt his shoulder 4
13   Shoulder.  
14   Shoulder.  
15 GWS Originally named sub before starting on the ground, he had a quiet game. 4
16 Ess Won heaps of footy and always on the move – 12 cont poss, six inside-50s. 7
17 Haw Busy game for the tough midfielder, 19 disposals and spent some time forward. 6
18 WCE Had it19 times to half time and helped kept pressure on former side all day. 7
19 Syd Had a heavy hit to ribs in second term. Good at times. 4
20 Carl Played his part running through midfield but wasn’t his best outing this year. 5
21 Adel Ran himself ragged to win the footy and gave something. 6
22 Bris Great year but not his day. Subbed out in second half after having little influence. 2
23 Melb Surprise choice as substitute. Busy after replacing Austin late in third quarter. 2

2012 Season

Played for : West Coast

1 WAFL Strong performance with 17 possessions for East Freo.
2 WAFL 20 touches and eight marks for Sharks.
3 GWS First game not as the sub, started well and ended up with 19 touches. 6
6 WAFL Returned for East Freo with 38 possessions and a goal.
7 WAFL Had 24 possessions in win over West Perth.
8 StK Played as the sub. Gave the team run in the last term although a little shaky. 2
11 WAFL 20 disposals and a goal for East Fremantle.
12 WAFL Solid game with 21 touches in midfield for East Freo.
14 WAFL Terrific for East Fremantle with 28 possessions.
15 NM Sub came on in third term. 2
16 Syd The sub. Battled. Got out-sprinted within minutes of coming on. 2
17 VFL 25 possessions and two goals for East Fremantle.
18 WAFL 12 possessions for East Fremantle before injuring shoulder.
20 WAFL Shook off sore shoulder to pick up 17 disposals.
EF WAFL Returned from injury; 20 possessions for East Freo.
SF WAFL Strong in East Freo midfield with 21 touches and a goal.
PF WAFL Good for East Fremantle with 15 touches and a goal in grand final.