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Fletcher out of Suns clash

Essendon veteran Dustin Fletcher will miss Saturday night’s match against the Gold Coast at Etihad Stadium through groin soreness.

6:20pm  Jun 13, 2013

Merrett's continual rise

Essendon forward Jackson Merrett is enjoying his second season at AFL level but is conscious of continuing to develop his game as he aims to force his way back into the senior team.

7:23am  Jun 10, 2013

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Jackson
Merrett

Height
183 cm
DOB
27-02-1993
Weight
85 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2014
5
Career
19
Goals
2014
1
Career
7
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
488
Avg
98
JacksonMerrett

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: 
Clubs: 
Debut: 2012
Recruited from: Geelong Falcons
Brownlow Votes: -

After making his debut in the final round of 2012, Jackson Merrett surprised many except his teammates in 2013, breaking his way into the team for the opening round in Adelaide. It was a stellar season for Merrett, playing 13 games as he settled comfortably into senior football. Merrett’s year was capped off at the Crichton medal where he was awarded the Lindsay Griffiths Rising Star Award. Bomber fans can expect to see his star continue to rise in 2014.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 5
    • Kicks 13.6
    • Handballs 8.4
    • Disposals 22.0
    • Marks 8.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.8
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 97.6

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Carlton Rd 3
Handballs 14 Carlton Rd 3
Disposals 35 Carlton Rd 3
Marks 10 Carlton Rd 3
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Hawthorn Rd 2
Goals 1 Hawthorn Rd 2
AFL Fantasy 131 Carlton Rd 3

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 North Melbourne W 60 - 99 16 8 24 9 0 0 0 5 0 0 111
2 Hawthorn L 86 - 90 9 4 13 7 0 0 0 8 1 0 94
3 Carlton W 138 - 57 21 14 35 10 0 1 1 3 0 0 131
4 Fremantle L 113 - 60 11 8 19 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 67
5 St Kilda L 65 - 81 11 8 19 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 85
6 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
12 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 2 - L: 3 68 42 110 40 0 1 1 19 1 0 488

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 19
    • Kicks 8.2
    • Handballs 5.2
    • Disposals 13.4
    • Marks 4.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.4
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 61.9

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Carlton Rd 3, 2014
Handballs 14 Carlton Rd 3, 2014
Disposals 35 Carlton Rd 3, 2014
Marks 10 Carlton Rd 3, 2014
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Hawthorn Rd 2, 2014
Goals 2 Collingwood Rd 5, 2013
AFL Fantasy 131 Carlton Rd 3, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Essendon 68 42 110 40 0 1 1 19 1 0 488
2013 Essendon 85 57 142 36 0 9 12 42 6 4 658
2012 Essendon 3 0 3 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 31

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones

AFL Games: 1