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2014 in review: Dean Towers

Dean Towers was on the cusp of selection all of the 2014 season, getting his chance on six occasions

2:00pm  Oct 22, 2014

Biggs, Towers face Saints

Shane Biggs and Dean Towers return to the side to face St Kilda in place of Ben McGlynn and Rhyce Shaw

6:25pm  Aug 14, 2014

Deano’s debut

24-year-old Dean Towers says he's looking forward to running out for his first AFL game on Saturday night

6:26pm  Jul 10, 2014

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Dean
Towers

Height
188 cm
DOB
04-05-1990
Weight
86 kg
Debut
2014
Games
2017
12
Career
42
Goals
2017
5
Career
23
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
780
Avg
65
DeanTowers

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: Colac
Debut: 2014
Recruited from: North Ballarat VFL
Brownlow Votes: -

Last year was another season of development for the talented utility, who again showed all the attributes of a regular senior player. Had over 20 possessions and kicked two goals on three separate occasions to give the AFL world a taste of what he’s capable of. Consistency will be the key focus for the 26-year-old in 2017.

Draft history: 2012 AFL Draft 1st round selection (Sydney) No. 22 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 9.1
    • Handballs 6.8
    • Disposals 15.8
    • Marks 3.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 65.0

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 St Kilda Rd 9
Handballs 11 Hawthorn Rd 10
Disposals 21 Gold Coast Suns Rd 16
Marks 8 St Kilda Rd 18
Hit-outs 2 St Kilda Rd 18
Tackles 6 Essendon Rd 14
Goals 2 Gold Coast Suns Rd 16
AFL Fantasy 92 North Melbourne Rd 8

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 82 - 110 7 4 11 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 45
2 Western Bulldogs L 110 - 87 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Collingwood L 79 - 80 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 West Coast Eagles L 91 - 65 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 GWS Giants L 63 - 105 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Carlton L 97 - 78 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Brisbane Lions W 135 - 81 9 11 20 4 0 2 1 3 1 0 78
8 North Melbourne W 78 - 120 11 9 20 6 0 2 0 5 0 1 92
9 St Kilda W 68 - 118 13 6 19 6 0 1 1 2 1 0 81
10 Hawthorn L 75 - 81 4 11 15 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 46
12 Western Bulldogs W 88 - 42 10 5 15 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 53
13 Richmond W 71 - 80 3 3 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 22
14 Essendon W 86 - 85 10 2 12 3 0 0 0 6 0 1 68
15 Melbourne W 50 - 85 10 6 16 5 0 0 0 4 0 1 74
16 Gold Coast Suns W 118 - 51 11 10 21 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 83
17 GWS Giants W 83 - 96 9 7 16 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 54
18 St Kilda W 101 - 59 12 7 19 8 2 0 0 0 1 2 84
19 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 7 109 81 190 41 4 8 4 33 5 6 780

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 42
    • Kicks 7.6
    • Handballs 6.9
    • Disposals 14.5
    • Marks 3.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.9
    • Tackles 2.2
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 59.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 Fremantle Rd 19, 2016
Handballs 13 Melbourne Rd 13, 2016
Disposals 27 Melbourne Rd 13, 2016
Marks 8 St Kilda Rd 18, 2017
Hit-outs 6 North Melbourne SF, 2015
Tackles 6 Essendon Rd 14, 2017
Goals 2 Gold Coast Suns Rd 16, 2017
AFL Fantasy 123 Melbourne Rd 13, 2016

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Sydney Swans 109 81 190 41 4 8 4 33 5 6 780
2016 Sydney Swans 121 118 239 54 21 9 13 24 10 8 916
2015 Sydney Swans 65 56 121 34 11 6 5 23 5 5 538
2014 Sydney Swans 26 33 59 12 3 0 2 13 3 4 251

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 Debut - round 17, 2014 (Sydney Swans v Carlton)