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Pocket Profile: Will Hayward

First year forward Will Hayward is next up sharing some of his secrets in our Pocket Profile series.

8:55am  May 3, 2017

Hayward signs on

Up-and-coming Sydney Swans forward Will Hayward has put pen to paper, signing a one-year contract extension with the Club.

10:00am  Mar 31, 2017

Gallery: Back to work

It was back to familiar surroundings for Thursday morning's training session as the football department returned from a three day training camp in Coffs Harbour.

2:12pm  Feb 23, 2017

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Will
Hayward

Forward

Height
185 cm
DOB
26-10-1998
Weight
75 kg
Debut
-
Games
2017
12
Career
12
Goals
2017
13
Career
13
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
619
Avg
52
WillHayward

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: Walkerville (SA)
Debut:
Recruited from: North Adelaide (SANFL)
Brownlow Votes: 

The medium-sized forward does his best work inside the forward 50. Kicked eight goals in four games for South Australia at the NAB Under-18 AFL Championships. Enjoyed a stellar season with North Adelaide, booting 33 majors in nine games in the SANFL under-18 competition. Provides good tackling pressure, is quick off the mark and reads the play well.

Draft history: 2016 AFL Draft 2nd round selection (Sydney) No. 21 overall.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 6.8
    • Handballs 3.0
    • Disposals 9.8
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.3
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 51.6

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 11 Western Bulldogs Rd 2
Handballs 5 St Kilda Rd 9
Disposals 16 Western Bulldogs Rd 2
Marks 7 St Kilda Rd 9
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Carlton Rd 6
Goals 3 Collingwood Rd 3
AFL Fantasy 74 Western Bulldogs Rd 2

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 82 - 110 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Western Bulldogs L 110 - 87 11 5 16 3 0 0 1 6 0 1 74
3 Collingwood L 79 - 80 6 2 8 3 0 0 1 1 3 1 51
4 West Coast Eagles L 91 - 65 10 1 11 4 0 1 1 1 2 1 59
5 GWS Giants L 63 - 105 1 4 5 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 24
6 Carlton L 97 - 78 3 4 7 2 0 1 0 6 2 0 60
7 Brisbane Lions W 135 - 81 6 3 9 1 0 2 1 2 2 2 48
8 North Melbourne W 78 - 120 6 4 10 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 33
9 St Kilda W 68 - 118 9 5 14 7 0 1 1 2 1 1 71
10 Hawthorn L 75 - 81 8 1 9 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 40
12 Western Bulldogs W 88 - 42 9 2 11 6 0 1 0 3 0 2 64
13 Richmond W 71 - 80 7 3 10 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 50
14 Essendon W 86 - 85 6 2 8 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 45
15 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
17 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
18 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 6 - L: 7 82 36 118 39 0 8 8 28 13 10 619

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 6.8
    • Handballs 3.0
    • Disposals 9.8
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.3
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 51.6

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 11 Western Bulldogs Rd 2, 2017
Handballs 5 St Kilda Rd 9, 2017
Disposals 16 Western Bulldogs Rd 2, 2017
Marks 7 St Kilda Rd 9, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Carlton Rd 6, 2017
Goals 3 Collingwood Rd 3, 2017
AFL Fantasy 74 Western Bulldogs Rd 2, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Sydney Swans 82 36 118 39 0 8 8 28 13 10 619

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