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A few of our regular stars, and a few of the many outstanding role players in our Team.  Just as you it should be:


6.  Petracca

5.  Gawn

4.  Oliver

3.  Brayshaw

2.  Spargo

1.  Rivers

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12 hours ago, deanox said:

6 Petracca

5 Jordon

4 Oliver

3 May 

2 Pickett

1 Harmes

 

Apologies to Brayshaw, Spargo, McDonald, Petty and Rivers who were all in contention for 3 to 1.

 

 

Isn’t it great to be in a position where you vote for best six players and are compelled to apologise to the same number, if not more, who didn’t make it onto your list? ?

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Forgot I was posing a question, albeit rhetorical, so added a question mark
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1 Christian Petracca

2 Clayton Oliver

3  Tom McDonald

4 Kysaiah Pickett

5 Alex Neale- Bullen 

6 Trent Rivers

Honourable mentions;

Max Gawn

Charlie Spargo

Steven May

Angus Brayshaw 

Tom Sparrow

Overall performance;

Full blooded team response after subdued first half.

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6 Petracca (4 qtr performance)

5 Oliver (best pure mid in the game)

4 Harmes (super work rate)

3 Gawn (at half time the Lions coaches would’ve been reasonably happy with Big O’s attempt in nullifying Max but he was obliterated in the 2nd half)

2 McDonald (2nd half dominance)

1 Pickett (the spark)

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6 Petracca - was vibrant all night and his third-term goal was vintage Dusty.

5 Gawn - crumbed a goal and was our best at half time with plenty of clever kicks and handballs, but Trac took control in third. Age has early deadlines, reporter probably didn't see the second half when Trac got even better.

4 Oliver - lifted after half time with amazing run and carry and is getting closer to being the complete player. Set shots a problem - you can tell he doesn't think he'll convert them in his face.

3 Spargo - what a game from this guy. Check replay of his tap to I think T.Mac for a goal in third.

2 T.Mac - may have been reading Robbo's bathwater up to halftime, but was just so prominent and clever after the break.

1 May - Some major marks after the long interval and shut down Daniher and Hipwood at times after the break. 

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Clarrie and Track looking like battling it out for top spot:- 

130. Clayton Oliver

103. Christian Petracca

71. Max Gawn

69. Jake Lever

66. Christian Salem

53. Ed Langdon

48. Tom McDonald

42. Steven May

30. James Harmes Kysiah Pickett

25. Luke Jackson

17. Bayley Fritsch

13. James Jordon

12. Jayden Hunt

11. Angus Brayshaw

10. Jack Viney

7. Michael Hibberd  

6. Charlie Spargo

5. Trent Rivers

2. Alex Neal-Bullen

1. Adam Tomlinson

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21 minutes ago, Demonland said:

Clarrie and Track looking like battling it out for top spot:- 

130. Clayton Oliver

103. Christian Petracca

71. Max Gawn

69. Jake Lever

66. Christian Salem

53. Ed Langdon

48. Tom McDonald

42. Steven May

30. James Harmes Kysiah Pickett

25. Luke Jackson

17. Bayley Fritsch

13. James Jordon

12. Jayden Hunt

11. Angus Brayshaw

10. Jack Viney

7. Michael Hibberd  

6. Charlie Spargo

5. Trent Rivers

2. Alex Neal-Bullen

1. Adam Tomlinson

So Petracca moves forward by 18 votes, Oliver by 13 and Gawn by only 2!  Interesting counting system.  

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8 hours ago, Cassiew said:

Is 6 the top? If not why are people rating Tracc to low?

6 is the highest. Have a go. It's fun.

I do it after watching the replay and don't look at how others have voted until I've posted.

I find most agree on the top 2 (if in a different order) but from there on in it can be interesting.

 

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After Round 12 the Age Player of the Year Leader board has three Demons in the top 10:

76 Wines

75 Oliver

69 Walsh

62 Gawn, Laird, Bontempelli, Macrae

55 Parish

53 Petracca, Lyons

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On 6/5/2021 at 4:48 PM, Swooper1987 said:

So Petracca moves forward by 18 votes, Oliver by 13 and Gawn by only 2!  Interesting counting system.  

Each week the names of all posters who vote are put in a random online generator which picks 3 names. Those three posters votes are used to determine the weeks votes. A player can get a maximum of 18 votes.

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