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Get to know: Darcy Parish

In-form youngster Darcy Parish shares his answers to some light-hearted questions.

8:45pm  Jun 9, 2019

Parish thrives in the wet

Young Essendon midfielder Darcy Parish says his work rate between contests allowed him to thrive in Essendon’s 23-point loss to Richmond on Saturday.

2:00pm  May 26, 2019

Front row

A shift to the forward line proved to be a good move for youngster Darcy Parish against the Tigers on Saturday night.

5:00pm  May 29, 2016

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BTV: Rd 10 | Parish post-game

11:00pm  May 25, 2019

ICYMI | Parish on 3AW

9:48am  Apr 11, 2019

Senior List

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Darcy
Parish

Midfielder

Height
181 cm
DOB
25-07-1997
Weight
77 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2019
11
Career
66
Goals
2019
7
Career
25
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
906
Avg
82
DarcyParish

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior clubs: Winchelsea (Vic), Geelong U18
AFL debut: Round 1, 2016
Draft history: Pick No.5, 2015 national draft
Brownlow votes:

Player Sponsor

Karlee Semmens/Riddells Creek Bakery

Mandy Candish

Harley & Indigo Corke

 

Exciting midfielder who is prepared to enter the prime of his career after three good seasons for the Bombers.

A tough on-baller with good skills and awareness in traffic, Parish has already chalked up 55 games in his short time at the club and proven to be an important cog in the side’s midfield brigade.

The young Bomber is among the club’s most exciting players and will continue to develop into one of the side's leading midfielders capable of tearing up the opposition both within the contest and in clear air. 

While he was restricted to 15 games in 2018, Parish is expected to be a crucial part of the side in 2019.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 11
    • Kicks 12.2
    • Handballs 9.5
    • Disposals 21.7
    • Marks 2.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.5
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 82.4

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 Richmond Rd 10
Handballs 15 Carlton Rd 11
Disposals 31 Carlton Rd 11
Marks 5 North Melbourne Rd 5
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 Hawthorn Rd 13
Goals 2 Carlton Rd 11
AFL Fantasy 105 Carlton Rd 11

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 GWS Giants L 112 - 40 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 St Kilda L 65 - 76 10 7 17 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 65
3 Melbourne W 112 - 130 16 8 24 4 0 1 1 3 1 3 95
4 Brisbane Lions W 112 - 65 13 6 19 5 0 1 1 5 0 0 84
5 North Melbourne W 58 - 116 11 5 16 5 0 1 0 4 0 1 76
6 Collingwood L 69 - 73 9 12 21 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 77
7 Geelong Cats L 86 - 54 10 15 25 3 0 2 0 3 1 1 90
8 Sydney Swans L 77 - 72 6 4 10 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 52
9 Fremantle W 60 - 53 12 12 24 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 73
10 Richmond L 73 - 50 18 13 31 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 101
11 Carlton W 74 - 33 16 15 31 2 0 0 1 3 2 0 105
13 Hawthorn W 96 - 77 13 8 21 2 0 0 0 5 1 1 88
14 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
15 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
17 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 6 - L: 6 134 105 239 32 0 6 4 39 7 6 906

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 66
    • Kicks 9.4
    • Handballs 11.5
    • Disposals 20.9
    • Marks 3.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.4
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 76.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 Richmond Rd 10, 2019
Handballs 19 Collingwood Rd 5, 2018
Disposals 31 Carlton Rd 11, 2019
Marks 10 Collingwood Rd 16, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Carlton Rd 23, 2016
Goals 2 Carlton Rd 11, 2019
AFL Fantasy 114 Collingwood Rd 16, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Essendon 134 105 239 32 0 6 4 39 7 6 906
2018 Essendon 141 164 305 45 0 12 8 52 5 9 1121
2017 Essendon 195 226 421 79 0 7 10 65 7 6 1559
2016 Essendon 149 266 415 69 0 12 9 66 6 5 1476

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

Awards

AFL Awards

2016 AFL Rising Star nominee

Milestones

Milestone Games

Milestone Versus Round Venue Result
AFL debut Gold Coast Rd 1, 2016 Metricon Stadium L 61
50th game Fremantle Rd 18, 2018 Marvel Stadium W 29