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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
13
Career
27
Goals
2014
5
Career
11
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
862
Avg
66
JacksonMerrett

Player Bio

At a Glance

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

The smart half-forward turned midfielder has had a sensational start to 2014, including a remarkable 35-disposal and 10-mark performance in round three against Carlton. He will look to build on that match in the second half of this season as he continues to impress with smooth skills and quick decision-making.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 13
    • Kicks 8.6
    • Handballs 6.0
    • Disposals 14.6
    • Marks 4.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 3.2
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 66.3

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 1 Western Bulldogs Rd 18
Tackles 9 Port Adelaide Rd 16
Goals 1 Port Adelaide Rd 16
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 L 83 - 60 7 10 17 5 0 0 1 5 1 1 80
7 Western Bulldogs W 73 - 65 6 2 8 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 33
8 Brisbane Lions W 57 - 65 4 4 8 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 37
9 Sydney Swans L 64 - 114 5 6 11 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 44
11 Richmond W 104 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 GWS Giants W 66 - 81 - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Melbourne L 77 - 78 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Adelaide Crows W 101 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Geelong Cats L 89 - 80 4 5 9 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 43
16 Port Adelaide W 60 - 62 3 3 6 0 0 0 0 9 1 0 57
17 Collingwood W 103 - 39 11 3 14 7 0 1 2 1 0 0 59
18 Western Bulldogs W 94 - 101 4 3 7 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 21
19 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 7 112 78 190 62 1 5 6 41 5 2 862

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 27
    • Kicks 7.4
    • Handballs 5.0
    • Disposals 12.4
    • Marks 3.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.2
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 57.4

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 1 Western Bulldogs Rd 18, 2014
Tackles 9 Port Adelaide Rd 16, 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 112 78 190 62 1 5 6 41 5 2 862
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