Player news from R1 of 2016: West Coast vs Brisbane

Josh J. Kennedy (176/168): Three goals in Q1 as the Eagles started brightly… three more in Q4 junk time… 8.2 from 25 disposals and 16 marks with 3 tackles. Starting at FF on McStay.

Matt Priddis (137/149): Had a particularly good Q2… 43 possessions and 4 marks plus 5 tackles

Nic Naitanui (131/145): First ruck… so dominant that Martin started roving to him… 22 possessions including 15 handballs… also 6 marks and 2 tackles… and kicked 2.0
Naitanui also had 46 hit outs.
Mark LeCras (109/80): Tagged by Paparone… 2.0 from 25 possessions and 9 marks

Elliot Yeo (105/87): 20 touches including 13 kicks… also 9 tackles and 4 marks… and booted 1.1
Yeo also had 2 hit outs.
Josh Hill (97/103): Starting forward… 3.1 from 19 touches and 6 marks plus 3 tackles

Jamie Cripps (95/81): Starting forward… 3.1 from 16 disposals and 5 marks with 4 tackles

Luke Shuey (89/79): 30 touches and 3 marks plus 4 tackles… conceded 5 FA

Andrew Gaff (87/100): 33 disposals and 0.1

Eric Mackenzie (86/89): Freeman is his man
Mackenzie contributed with 24 possessions, 7 marks and 2 tackles.
Brad Sheppard (84/61): Starting at halfback
Sheppard contributed with 21 possessions, 7 grabs and 3 tackles.
Jack Darling (82/85): Second tall forward on Gardiner
Darling contributed with 17 possessions, 8 marks and kicked 2.0.
Jack Redden (81/89): Quiet Q1 but lifted in Q2… 25 possessions and 4 marks plus 3 tackles… 1.0 as well

Jamie Bennell (81/81): Playing small forward… 17 possessions and 6 marks plus 2 tackles… 2.1 as well

Liam Duggan (70/52): 16 touches including 13 kicks… also 7 marks

Sam Butler (61/46): Playing in defence
Butler added 17 disposals and 6 marks.
Shannon Hurn (54/62): Floating in defence
Hurn contributed with 10 disposals, 5 marks and 3 tackles.
Jackson Nelson (54/40): Third tall defender on Freeman
Nelson contributed with 15 touches, 3 marks and 3 tackles.
Jeremy McGovern (53/56): Has Schache… 9 touches with 7 by foot… also 6 marks… and kicked 1.0. Right AC joint knock in Q1.

Scott Lycett (51/80): Starting forward then changing in ruck with Naitanui
Lycett contributed with 11 touches, 3 grabs, 3 tackles, 13 ruck taps and 3 frees against.
Xavier Ellis (45/44): Rotating at halfback
Ellis contributed with 10 disposals, 3 marks, 2 tackles and booted 1.0.
Will Schofield (37/47): Walker is his man
Schofield added 13 touches and 2 grabs.
Daniel Rich (123/101): Starting in midfield… 23 disposals and 2 marks with 11 tackles… 2.1 as well. Injured finger on left hand in Q3 but soldiered on.

Tom Rockliff (109/84): First goal… 21 disposals and 5 marks with 8 tackles… 2.1 as well

Allen Christensen (97/87): Starting forward… 18 touches and 6 marks plus 3.2… helped out by 7FF

Tom Bell (88/95): Starting forward… 24 possessions with 17 by hand… also 4 marks and 5 tackles… umps paid him 3FF

Lewis Taylor (88/65): 3.1 from 18 disposals and 4 marks
Taylor also had 2 tackles.
Ryan Bastinac (80/63): 23 touches and 3 marks plus 4 tackles

Stefan Martin (79/92): First ruck… 21 disposals and 2 marks… umps paid him 3FF
Martin also had 21 ruck taps.
Pearce Hanley (73/80): 19 touches and 4 tackles plus 1.0

Josh Schache (69/55): Starting forward on McGovern
Schache contributed with 9 possessions, 5 marks, 4 tackles and 2.1 on the scoreboard.
Mitch Robinson (65/66): Calf soreness in Q4… 23 possessions including 17 handballs… also 4 tackles. Reported for rough conduct in Q2 on Ellis but nothing in it.

Sam Mayes (59/41): 16 possessions and 3 marks plus 3 tackles

Tom Cutler (53/55): Starting in defence
Cutler contributed with 13 disposals, 2 marks and 4 tackles.
Daniel McStay (52/63): At FB on Kennedy
McStay contributed with 12 possessions, 4 marks and 2 tackles.
Rohan Bewick (46/45): Playing small forward… 0.1 from 9 disposals and 2 marks with 4 tackles

Josh Walker (46/42): Starting forward on Schofield
Walker contributed with 6 possessions, 3 grabs, 2 tackles, 2 hit outs and 2.1 on the scoreboard.
Ryan Harwood (45/37): Coming off halfback
Harwood added 15 touches and 2 marks.
Ryan Lester (44/71): 15 possessions and 2 marks plus 2 tackles… gave away 3 FA

Claye Beams (44/36): Starting in defence… 7 touches and 7 tackles. Late replacement for Daniel Merrett (illness).

Harris Andrews (32/36): Playing tall defender
Andrews contributed with 6 possessions, 2 grabs and 3 tackles.
Marco Paparone (30/36): Tagging LeCras
Paparone added 9 possessions and 2 grabs.
Jono Freeman (27/25): Starting forward on Mackenzie
Freeman contributed with 6 disposals, 2 grabs and 0.1 on the scoreboard.
Darcy Gardiner (18/30): Darling is his man
Gardiner added 9 touches and 3 frees against.

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