Player news from R7 of 2016: Geelong vs West Coast

Steven Motlop (115/148): A long awaited return to form… 25 touches and 4 marks plus 3 tackles… 4.0 as well. Starting deep forward.

Patrick Dangerfield (113/119): Having a good year inside the midfield
Dangerfield contributed with 26 disposals, 9 marks, 4 tackles and kicked 0.1.
Jimmy Bartel (111/109): Lurking in defence
Bartel contributed with 28 possessions, 7 marks, 3 tackles, 2 hit outs and 1.1.
Mitch Duncan (106/92): Playing an outside midfield game
Duncan contributed with 24 touches, 9 marks, 3 tackles and booted 0.2.
Josh Caddy (105/95): 26 disposals and 5 marks with 4 tackles… 1.1 as well
Caddy also had 3 ruck taps.
Shane Kersten (105/95): First goal… 3.1 from 18 possessions and 9 marks. In a FP on Mackenzie.
Kersten also had 2 tackles.
Joel Selwood (103/130): Leading the inside midfield brigade
Selwood added 35 disposals and 3 tackles.
Mark Blicavs (100/91): Tagging Shuey
Blicavs contributed with 20 possessions, 5 marks, 10 tackles, 5 ruck taps, 0.2 and 3 free kicks given away.
Tom Hawkins (83/69): At FF on McGovern
Hawkins contributed with 12 possessions, 4 marks, 6 tackles, booted 3.2 and 3 frees against.
Andrew Mackie (82/51): Floating at halfback
Mackie contributed with 17 disposals, 4 grabs, 5 tackles and 1.0.
Corey Enright (80/95): Floating in defence
Enright contributed with 14 disposals, 5 marks and 7 tackles.
Cameron Guthrie (71/103): 24 touches and 2.0

Darcy Lang (69/60): Starting on a HFF
Lang contributed with 17 disposals, 5 grabs and 3 tackles.
Tom Ruggles (68/72): Rotating on opponents in defence
Ruggles contributed with 17 possessions, 4 grabs and 3 tackles.
Nakia Cockatoo (64/48): Right knee hyperextension when he kicked around the body of Lycett in Q1… right calf strapped up in Q2
Cockatoo contributed with 11 possessions, 4 marks, 4 tackles and managed 1.0.
Tom Lonergan (63/56): Kennedy is his man
Lonergan added 15 possessions and 7 grabs.
Rhys Stanley (61/93): First ruck but plenty of help from Smith and Blicavs… 12 hit outs… also 9 disposals and 4 marks with 3 tackles… 1.1 as well. Reported for rough conduct when bumping Sheppard in Q2… not much in it.

Daniel Menzel (60/54): Playing third tall forward on Schofield
Menzel contributed with 13 possessions, 4 marks, 3 tackles and managed 1.2.
Harry Taylor (56/67): Zoning off the resting ruck which is mostly Lycett
Taylor contributed with 7 touches, 2 marks and 8 tackles.
Lachie Henderson (43/51): Has Darling
Henderson added 12 possessions and 6 marks.
Zac Smith (38/55): 14 hit outs with 9 disposals… also 0.1

Lincoln McCarthy (14/15): Ankle restrapped in Q1… shut down in Q2 and did not return… 0.1 from 3 disposals. Starting on a HFF.

Andrew Gaff (104/86): 36 touches and 5 marks

Jeremy McGovern (90/92): In defence on Hawkins
McGovern contributed with 21 touches, 8 grabs and 2 tackles.
Matt Priddis (89/74): His customary pack role
Priddis added 28 possessions and 6 tackles.
Scott Lycett (85/88): Starting on Taylor then interchanging in ruck with Naitanui
Lycett contributed with 12 disposals, 3 marks, 5 tackles, 15 ruck taps and 2.0.
Brad Sheppard (82/104): Starting in defence
Sheppard added 24 disposals and 6 grabs.
Jack Darling (82/82): Starting forward on Henderson
Darling contributed with 14 possessions, 5 grabs, 2 tackles and managed 3.1.
Nic Naitanui (77/101): First ruck… 23 hit outs… also 16 possessions and 3 tackles
Naitanui also had 2 marks.
Chris Masten (73/68): 22 possessions and 5 marks

Josh Hill (69/56): Starting in a FP
Hill contributed with 12 touches, 5 marks, 3 tackles and 1.2 on the scoreboard.
Sharrod Wellingham (69/64): Floating from a HBF
Wellingham contributed with 23 possessions, 3 grabs and 2 tackles.
Luke Shuey (65/58): Tagged by Blicavs… 19 possessions with 13 by hand… also 6 tackles. Racking up stats inside packs.
Shuey also had 3 frees against.
Josh J. Kennedy (61/74): At FF on Lonergan
Kennedy contributed with 10 touches, 4 marks and 3.1 on the scoreboard.
Mark Hutchings (61/68): Starting on a HFF but switched to midfield in Q3
Hutchings contributed with 18 touches, 3 marks and 2 tackles.
Jack Redden (59/64): Coming off a HFF
Redden contributed with 13 touches, 2 marks, 7 tackles, 0.1 on the scoreboard and 4 frees against.
Mark LeCras (55/41): No downhill ski ramps operational this week… 1.0 from 11 disposals and 4 marks with 3 tackles

Liam Duggan (53/56): 15 possessions and 2 marks plus 2 tackles

Shannon Hurn (44/68): Floating in defence
Hurn added 15 touches and 2 marks.
Jamie Cripps (40/43): Starting deep forward
Cripps contributed with 9 touches, 4 tackles and kicked 1.0.
Eric Mackenzie (38/54): At FB on Kersten
Mackenzie contributed with 10 disposals, 4 marks and 2 tackles.
Elliot Yeo (38/39): Did not get involved… 13 disposals and 2 marks with 2 tackles… conceded 3 FA. Starting at halfback but switched forward in Q3.

Lewis Jetta (29/36): Starting on a wing but switched to a HBF in Q3
Jetta added 9 possessions and kicked 1.0.
Will Schofield (23/33): Has Menzel
Schofield added 7 touches and 3 grabs.

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