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2014 in review: Heath Grundy

For the second year in a row, Heath Grundy played every game, and brought up Swans life membership

2:02pm  Oct 20, 2014

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10:34am  Aug 2, 2014

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Heath
Grundy

Height
192 cm
DOB
02-06-1986
Weight
101 kg
Debut
2006
Games
2015
8
Career
172
Goals
2015
0
Career
23
2015 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
558
Avg
70
HeathGrundy

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Modbury (SA)
Debut: 2006
Recruited from: Norwood (SA)
Brownlow Votes: 3

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For the second year in a row, Grundy played every match, averaging 17 touches and five marks a game in 2014.

Working in partnership with key defender Ted Richards, Grundy regularly was given the job of shutting down the competition’s best forwards.

The Swans defence conceded the fewest points in the competition during season 2014.

Draft history: 2005 rookie elevation (Sydney).

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2015 Season Average
    Games Played 8
    • Kicks 9.5
    • Handballs 10.0
    • Disposals 19.5
    • Marks 5.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 69.7

2015 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 12 Fremantle Rd 4
Handballs 16 Geelong Cats Rd 7
Disposals 25 Geelong Cats Rd 7
Marks 9 Port Adelaide Rd 2
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Hawthorn Rd 8
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 83 Port Adelaide Rd 2

2015 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Essendon W 72 - 60 6 11 17 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 54
2 Port Adelaide W 44 - 92 11 9 20 9 0 1 0 1 0 0 83
3 GWS Giants W 111 - 90 9 12 21 3 0 0 2 2 0 0 62
4 Fremantle L 74 - 60 12 6 18 5 0 3 1 3 0 0 75
5 Western Bulldogs L 73 - 77 9 8 17 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 59
6 Melbourne W 50 - 88 11 7 18 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 70
7 Geelong Cats W 120 - 77 9 16 25 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 82
8 Hawthorn W 69 - 73 9 11 20 5 0 0 1 3 0 0 73
9 Carlton W 122 - 62 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
11 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
17 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
21 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
22 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 7 - L: 2 76 80 156 40 0 4 6 16 0 0 558

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 172
    • Kicks 9.3
    • Handballs 7.2
    • Disposals 16.5
    • Marks 5.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.6
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 62.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 24 Hawthorn Rd 19, 2010
Handballs 17 Carlton SF, 2013
Disposals 33 Richmond Rd 3, 2010
Marks 12 Brisbane Lions Rd 22, 2009
Hit-outs 1 Hawthorn GF, 2014
Tackles 7 Fremantle Rd 5, 2014
Goals 3 Richmond Rd 16, 2006
AFL Fantasy 128 Hawthorn Rd 19, 2010

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2015 Sydney Swans 76 80 156 40 0 4 6 16 0 0 558
2014 Sydney Swans 224 195 419 117 1 10 21 48 1 0 1559
2013 Sydney Swans 198 200 398 97 0 11 19 38 1 1 1398
2012 Sydney Swans 258 166 424 117 0 13 26 25 2 0 1504
2011 Sydney Swans 250 136 386 110 0 14 29 31 1 0 1409
2010 Sydney Swans 287 199 486 158 1 19 26 47 0 1 1864
2009 Sydney Swans 181 162 343 126 0 7 10 43 6 4 1434
2008 Sydney Swans 68 70 138 49 0 4 13 16 2 0 532
2007 Sydney Swans 29 22 51 21 1 0 7 11 1 1 225
2006 Sydney Swans 34 11 45 21 0 4 8 4 9 3 240

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 16, 2006 (Sydney Swans v Richmond)

50 games – round 4, 2010 (Sydney Swans v North Melbourne)

100 games – round 10, 2012 (Sydney Swans v Western Bulldogs)

150 games - round 12, 2014 (Sydney Swans v Gold Coast Suns)

 

Awards

AFL Awards

Premiership side
2012

Club Awards

Most Improved
2009

Brownlow Medal

Career votes 3.