Sam COLLINS

#40  

Age: 25yr 2mth Games: 14 Born: Jun 15, 2021
Height: 194cm Weight: 92kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Had good debut year as mature age defender playing in Dockers’ defence for second half of the year.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 WAFL Did what was asked of him in defence. Steady outing.
2 WAFL Okay without setting the world on fire in defensive role.
3 WAFL Did well in a neagting role in defence. Had 14 touches and laid five tackles.
4 WAFL Battled away in defence but wasn’t one of his better outings.
5 WAFL Bye.
6 WAFL Did as decent job on Lamb against East Perth. Won his own ball too in defence – 26 touches, 13 marks.
7 WAFL Did very well down back in win over Claremont. Impressive outing.
8 WAFL Did his job fairly well in the back half.
9 WAFL Solid enough with 19 possessions.
10   Bye.  
11 WAFL Just fair in defence for Peel in tight loss to Subiaco. 12 possessions.
12 Bris In his first game for the year, he was far from the worst but still didn’t do enough all the same with just 12 disposals. 4
13   Bye.  
14 WAFL Did his bit down back in a low-scoring slog.
15 WAFL Excellent game in defence with 19 touches, 10 marks and eight rebounds.
16 WAFL Outstanding game in the back half. Locked down opponent and got a truckload of footy.
17 WAFL Not his best effort in defence but was serviceable enough. 15 touches helped.
18 WAFL Was good with his defensive actions down back and also helped set up Peel's attack from defence.
19 WAFL Played in defence and took nine marks. Showed his ability to help set up defence and stop Swan Districts' attacks.
20 WAFL Bye.
21   Senior emergency.  
22 WAFL Good down back with his ability to read the play and provide support.
23 Ess Had hands full at ground level with Stewart so was thrown forward and competed hard. 4

2016 Season

Played for : Fremantle

1 WAFL Worked hard for 19 possessions and eight marks.
2 WAFL Worked into the contest for 16 disposals.
3 WAFL Strong again in defence with 18 possessions, six marks.
4 WAFL Bye.
5 WAFL Solid again in defensive role with 13 touches, six marks.
6 WAFL Did his job down back with another 16 possessions, seven marks.
7 WAFL Good defensive performance and had 15 disposals, eight marks.
8 WAFL Good as key defender again and had 17 disposals, six marks.
9 WAFL Did well defensively and finished with 17 touches, seven marks.
10 StK First-gamer slotted straight in to defence role and looks a prospect. 5
11 Ess Strong in contests. Was particularly good in the air. 6
12 Bris Did what he had to do in defence. 3
13 Port Strong defensive game. Held Westhoff for most of the match. 6
14 Coll Had Cloke job early. Very good game in defence. 7
16 Melb Beaten comprehensively early by Watts and moved. Given another crack in second half – was better. 4
17 Geel Didn’t impact the game offensively but steady on the defensive front. 4
18 GCS Composed in defence, spent majority of day on Wright. 6
19 Syd Defended strongly and played as the back-up ruckman too. 6
20 WCE Couldn’t stop Kennedy from dominating. 3
21 Adel Had his hands full against a power packed forward line. 4
22 GWS Towelled by Patton after a bright start. Under pressure all game. 4
23 WAFL Solid return from some good AFL games with 11 touches, five marks, five tackles.