Mitch WHITE

#41  

Age: 23yr 4mth Games: 4 Born: Apr 10, 2021
Height: 188cm Weight: 87kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Needs to start the year well to work into senior calculations in defence. Good size and kicks the ball well so that’s in his favour.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Melbourne

1    
2   Ankle.  
3    
4 VFL Got a bit of the ball down back and spoilt well at times. Handy day without starring.
5 VFL Steady game in the back half with 25 possessions and eight marks. Laid four tackles.
6 VFL Hot and cold at times down back, but took some good marks and spoilt well on occasions.
7 VFL Battled away in defence after an early knock and was handy enough. 21 possessions and kicked with depth.
8   Didn’t play for Casey Demons.  
9 VFL Did well enough in the back half to help keep powerful Borough forwards off the scoreboard.
10   Bye.  
11 VFL Did his bit down back and was strong in the contest when required.
12 VFL Steady down back – both in the air and with the ball on the deck. Going well.
13 VFL Strong effort in defence. 24 possessions, but kept the Dogs at bay when the were making a charge.
14 VFL Defended strongly and provided good rebound from the back half.
15 Syd Off the rookie list and was terribly poor in defence with positioning and ball use. Not up to it. 2
16 VFL Okay at stages in defence on return from AFL team, but not his best outing.
17 VFL Bye.
18 VFL Suffered an early hamstring injury and didn't return.
19   Hamstring.  
20   Hamstring.  
21   Hamstring.  
22   Hamstring.  
23   Hamstring.  

2016 Season

Played for : Melbourne

1   Played in Casey intra-club.  
2   Played in VFL trial against Box Hill.  
3 VFL Strong across half back and used the ball fairly well. Nice prospect in the waiting.
4 VFL Long kicking helped turn defence into attack on many occasions.
5 VFL Competed hard in the back half and was one to hit most of his targets.
6 VFL In and out of the game and was steady late with the Bombers charging.
7 VFL Plenty of the ball in the back half but was a bit hit and miss with disposals.
8 VFL Got the job down in the back half and provided good drive at stages.
9 VFL Clean again in the back half under all sorts of pressure. 26 disposals and is going well.
10 VFL Bye.
11 VFL Provided great drive from the back half on a day when it was hard to move the ball.
12 VFL One of the better Scorpions on a disappointing afternoon. 19 possessions.
13 VFL OK contributor with five inside-50s and four tackles in big Casey win.
14 VFL Bye.
15 VFL OK down back for the most part. Kicked the ball well and had three inside-50s.
16 Frem First game for the season in back half and was steady. Should keep position. 6
17 StK Allowed opponents to lead into dangerous positions and was a deer in the headlights at times. 3
18 VFL Bounced back fairly well after a rough AFL outing against the Saints.
19   Didn’t play for Casey.  
20 VFL Back in the team and was excellent in defence. Ball use was near perfect.
21 VFL Used in a different role and had a huge day. 29 touches, six inside-50s, two goals.
22 VFL Tried hard down back and won his fair share of ball with 26 possessions.
23 VFL Played his part in back half with 23 touches.

2015 Season

Played for : Melbourne

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3 VFL Kicked a goal in development league. Went OK.
4   Didn’t play for Casey.  
5 VFL Did some nice things but wasn’t a big factor.
6 VFL Did some nice things down back but is still learning.
7 VFL Better than last week in defence. 21 possessions.
8 VFL Used ball well and looks a likely type down back.
9 VFL Bye.
10 VFL Solid enough down back and used ball fairly well.
11 VFL Good two-way performance in the back half.
12 VFL Continues to learn craft in defence. Making good strides.
13 VFL Bye.
14 VFL Rested.
15 VFL Rebounded well from defence in win over Port.
16 VFL Used ball well coming out of defence and is a good size.
17 VFL OK down back and bobbed up for two goals at other end.
18 VFL Rebounded well at stages in tricky wind. Going OK.
19 VFL Five rebounds among 14 touches in defence. Fair.
20 VFL Casey’s best in defence. Coming along well as rebounder.
21 VFL Continues to make strides as a rebounding defender.
22 VFL Tried hard down back but had little support in end.
23 GWS Impressive debut from the ex-Stingray in back half. One to watch in 2016. 6