Matthew HAYBALL

#15   Geelong

Age: 21yr 6mth Games: 0 Born: Sep 12, 2020
Height: 186cm Weight: 78kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Developing youngster still some way off being physically ready for senior football. Named as emergency in JLT.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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4 VFL Couple of goals and flashed into the game off a wing/half forward.
5 VFL Just the eight touches and three inside-50s. Struggled to get into the flow of the game.
6 VFL In and out of the game but didn’t have a massive influence on the end result.
7 VFL In and out of the game with 13 possessions in loss to Box Hill.
8 VFL Quiet game. Little to no impact.
9 VFL Did well in patches with 17 possessions and a few scoring assists.
10   Bye.  
11 VFL Struggled throughout and needs to get a hurry on as contract ends at season's end.
12   Bye.  
13 VFL Struggled all game and had virtually no impact. Mustered six kicks for the match and was quiet.
14 VFL 20 possessions and booted a goal. Fair without starring.
15 VFL Just the 11 touches, but did tackle well.
16 VFL Just 11 possessions and lacked impact.
17 VFL Was intercepting a lot of attacks and looked good in defence. 10 marks and 22 disposals at 82 per cent.
18 VFL Tried hard but not sure if he will make it. Will be up against it to stay on the list.
19 VFL A so-so performance with just 10 disposals.
20   Didn’t play for Geelong VFL.  
21 VFL Battled to get into the contest.
22 VFL Just six possessions. Struggled.
23 VFL Just the nine possessions and a goal. Reckon his list spot is in strife.
QF    
SF    
PF    

2016 Season

1   Injured.  
2   Knee.  
3   Played in trial against AFL Academy.  
4   Knee.  
5 VFL First game for the Cats went without incident but was quiet. Good experience.
6 VFL Did some nice things but is still building his game.
7   Rested.  
8 VFL Of his nine touches four were inside-50s but still finding his feet.
9 VFL Didn’t get huge stats but did a few things that suggested AFL talent.
10 VFL Bye.
11 VFL Kid was hardly sighted. Needs to be locked in the gym for a couple of years.
12 VFL Did a couple of nice things but still very light and finding his way.
13 VFL Wingman was hardly sighted in a very quiet day. Eight kicks.
14 VFL Kicked two goals from four kicks. Skinny kid needs plenty of time.
15 VFL Bye.
16   Managed.  
17 VFL Four goals and relished the outside service. Best game for the Cats.
18 VFL Pretty quiet day but chimed in with a goal from eight kicks.
19 VFL One effective kick for the day. Found it tough with opponent on top.
20 VFL Two goals from nine kicks but wasn’t a huge factor given scoreline.
21 VFL Struggles continue at the back end of the year. Two effective kicks for the match.
22 VFL Struggled up forward then switched to half back but failed to impact. One kick.
23 VFL Better than previous weeks. Won enough ball and used it well.
QF    
PF