Paul HUNTER

#37   Adelaide

Age: 26yr 9mth Games: 0 Born: Feb 09, 2021
Height: 200cm Weight: 100kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Emergency for JLT opener which suggests a strong summer for the first-year rookie taken pick 13 in rookie draft.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

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3 SANFL Booted a major and spelled O’Brien nicely in ruck.
4 SANFL His tackling and pressure were customarily first-rate. He also rucked well.
5 SANFL The big fella was okay but did no real damage to the Bulldogs.
6 SANFL Kicked two majors and tried hard in ruck.
7 SANFL Had a genuine crack. Backing up O’Brien in ruck.
8 SANFL Bye.
9 SANFL Shook off a poor first half to slot two important goals, including a miracle effort from the boundary line.
10 SANFL Was serviceable backing up the dominant O'Brien in ruck.
11 SANFL With 20 hitouts and eight tackles, the big fella can hold his head high.
12 SANFL Was okay spelling O’Brien in ruck and was had his moments around the ground.
13   Bye.  
14 SANFL Tried hard in ruck but was probably beaten on the day, despite the Crows winning comfortably.
15 SANFL Excellent ruck display in O’Brien’s absence. Had 19 touches, 26 hitouts and seven inside 50s.
16 SANFL Had a genuine crack as lead ruckman but was arguably shaded by the more experienced Lobbe.
17 SANFL Controlled the ruck duel with 33 hitouts, 17 touches and some big marks.
18 SANFL Engrossing ruck battle with big Baulderstone. Conceded the taps but looked superior around the park.
19 SANFL Went off in the first half following a heavy knock before returning to lead Adelaide’s ruck division bravely.
20 SANFL Bye.
21 SANFL Led Adelaide’s ruck superbly. Chalked up 22 disposals and 25 hitouts as the No.1 big man.
22 SANFL Relishing leading the Crows’ SANFL ruck. Just shaded West around the contest.
23 SANFL Gave rival ruckman Bass the run-around in ruck. Finished 2017 really well.
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2016 Season

1   Ankle.  
2   Ankle.  
3   Ankle.  
4   Ankle.  
5 SANFL Had a quiet start on debut but kicked two second-half majors.
6 SANFL Got the job done again with two majors.
7 SANFL Kicked an important goal on half-time but quiet otherwise.
8 SANFL Bye.
9 SANFL His goal on three-quarter-time kept Adelaide alive. Indifferent overall.
10 SANFL Bye.
11 SANFL Didn't register a kick after quarter-time. Quiet.
12 SANFL Kicked two first-half goals. Didn't really get involved afterwards.
13 SANFL Bye.
14 SANFL Slotted one major but had limited impact.
15 SANFL The big man laid five tackles and was serviceable in ruck.
16 SANFL Nailed two majors and was bullocking and tireless in ruck.
17 SANFL Booming start but was largely quiet but for a late consolation goal.
18 SANFL Five touches, seven tackles, 14 hitouts summed up his toils.
19 SANFL Goaled either side of half-time and spelled O'Brien in ruck nicely.
20 SANFL Bye.
21 SANFL Scored a goal and contested well. Impressive tackling again.
22 SANFL A consistent, imposing presence in ruck and up forward.
23 SANFL Did some nice things forward and in ruck. Developing well.
EF   Did not play for Adelaide reserves.  
SF SANFL Kicked a goal and was OK in ruck. A much improved player.