Strategy 2019 | Let's Construct Our Best 22 | Part 3: Forwards

Which six players should fill the forward positions in 2019?

  • #5 Christian Petracca

    Votes: 51 87.9%
  • #6 Jordan Lewis

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • #9 Charlie Spargo

    Votes: 22 37.9%
  • #15 Billy Stretch

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • #17 Sam Frost

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • #18 Jake Melksham

    Votes: 51 87.9%
  • #19 Mitch Hannan

    Votes: 21 36.2%
  • #20 Corey Maynard

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • #21 Braydon Preuss

    Votes: 3 5.2%
  • #22 Aaron vandenBerg

    Votes: 26 44.8%
  • #24 Jay Kennedy Harris

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • #25 Tom McDonald

    Votes: 56 96.6%
  • #26 Sam Weideman

    Votes: 54 93.1%
  • #29 Jayden Hunt

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • #30 Alex Neal-Bullen

    Votes: 32 55.2%
  • #31 Bayley Fristsch

    Votes: 15 25.9%
  • #32 Tom Sparrow

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • #36 Jeff Garlett

    Votes: 6 10.3%
  • #37 Kade Chandler

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • #38 Tim Smith

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • #44 Joel Smith

    Votes: 1 1.7%
  • #45 Declan Keilty

    Votes: 1 1.7%

  • Total voters
    58

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Results from part two:

1| Steven May (98.1%)
1| Jake Lever (98.1%)
3| Michael Hibberd (96.2%)
3| Neville Jetta (96.2%)
5| Christian Salem (75.0%)
6| Oscar McDonald (55.8%)

7| Sam Frost (34.6%)
8| Kade Kolodjashnij (13.5%)

Jordan Lewis, Marty Hore, Jay Kennedy Harris, Aaron Nietschke, Alex Neal-Bullen, Bayley Fritsch, Josh Wagner, Joel Smith, Declan Keilty (<10%).

Part 3 is looking at the defending six:
HF: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith
FF: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith


Please vote for the six players you'd want to fill those positions. :footy:

2016 team:
FB: Neville Jetta | Lynden Dunn (vc) | Colin Garland
HB: Christian Salem | Tom McDonald | Tomas Bugg
C: Dom Tyson | Bernie Vince | Angus Brayshaw
HF: Christian Petracca | Cam Pedersen | Dean Kent
FF: Jeff Garlett | Jesse Hogan | Jack Watts
R: Max Gawn | Nathan Jones (c) | Jack Viney
I/C: Aaron vandenBerg | Sam Frost | Jack Grimes | James Harmes

E: Billy Stretch | Heritier Lumumba | Jack Trengove

2017 team:
FB: Neville Jetta | Oscar McDonald | Tom McDonald
HB: Jayden Hunt | Sam Frost | Michael Hibberd
C: Jordan Lewis | Clayton Oliver | Dom Tyson
HF: Christian Petracca | Jesse Hogan | Dean Kent
FF: Jeff Garlett | Cam Pedersen | Jack Watts
R: Max Gawn | Nathan Jones | Jack Viney
INT: Angus Brayshaw | Christian Salem | Billy Stretch | Bernie Vince

E: Jake Melksham | Aaron vandenBerg | Tomas Bugg


IN FROM 2016: Oscar McDonald, Jayden Hunt, Michael Hibberd, Jordan Lewis, Clayton Oliver, Billy Stretch
OUT FROM 2016: Lynden Dunn, Colin Garland, Tomas Bugg, Aaron vandenBerg, Jack Grimes, James Harmes


2018 team:
FB: Neville Jetta | Oscar McDonald | Jake Lever
HB: Jayden Hunt | Sam Frost | Michael Hibberd
C: Angus Brayshaw | Dom Tyson | Nathan Jones
HF: Jake Melksham | Jesse Hogan | Christian Petracca
FF: Jeff Garlett | Tom McDonald | Mitch Hannan
R: Max Gawn | Clayton Oliver | Jack Viney
INT: Christian Salem | Alex Neal-Bullen | Jordan Lewis | James Harmes

E: Cam Pedersen | Bernie Vince | Corey Maynard | Joel Smith


IN FROM 2017: Jake Lever, Jake Melksham, Mitch Hannan, Alex Neal-Bullen, James Harmes
OUT FROM 2017: Jack Watts, Dean Kent, Cam Pedersen, Billy Stretch, Bernie Vince


2019 team:
FB: Neville Jetta | Steven May | Jake Lever
HB: Michael Hibberd | Oscar McDonald | Christian Salem

C: Angus Brayshaw | James Harmes | Nathan Jones
HF: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith
FF: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith

R: Max Gawn | Clayton Oliver | Jack Viney
INT: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith

E: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith


IN FROM 2018: Steven May
OUT FROM 2018: Dom Tyson, Jesse Hogan
 

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HF Melksham, T McDonald, Fritta
FF Spago, Weid, Hannan

Will pick Petracca when we get to bench. Expect him to rotate in and out of the forward line/ midfield. But i don't think he starts on the ground at the moment
 

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Personally still want Jeffy in but until Spargo surpasses Nibbler and Jeffy can start applying pressure again the forward line will probably be TMac/Weed/Spargo/Nibbler/Milkshakes/one of Hannan/Vanders/Trac
 
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HF: ANB Weideman Petracca
FF: Garlett* McDonald Melksham

*Wanting Jeffy to hopefully turn it around due to his greater goal kicking ability, however am expecting this spot to be filled by Fritsch or Spargo
 

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I went with:
HF Melksham | T McDonald | ANB
FF Petracca | Weideman | Fritsch


My team so far:
FB: Jetta | May | Lever
HB: Hibberd | OMac | Salem
C: Brayshaw | Harmes | KK
HF Melksham, T McDonald, ANB
FF Petracca, Weideman, Fritsch
R: Gawn | Viney | Oliver
INT: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith

E: Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith | Nick Smith
 

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Looks like Spargo, Hannan, vandenBerg, Neal-Bullen and Fritsch are competing for two spots.
I changed my vote to get vdB in there. When fit he’s in my team every time.

I’m disappointed not to have a Nev option at FF. I need to pay him back for leaving him out of the backline.
 

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I changed my vote to get vdB in there. When fit he’s in my team every time.

I’m disappointed not to have a Nev option at FF. I need to pay him back for leaving him out of the backline.
i did exact same thing when i noticed itd be Hannan instead. i actually had Sparrow in the pocket beforehand reckon he can get in on his pressure and tackling
 

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I missed ANB.

With Hogan gone, we really need Trac and Weid to step up with more goals. Would love to see Jeffy recapture his 2017 form. More goals from ANB and Melks as well.
 

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Anyone who's been to training know how Jeffys tracking? Would have liked to see him back early fighting for his career, but haven't heard a word about him.

Defintley still a place in the 22 for him if he wants it enough.
 

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I missed ANB.

With Hogan gone, we really need Trac and Weid to step up with more goals. Would love to see Jeffy recapture his 2017 form. More goals from ANB and Melks as well.
If you complete remove Hogans goals from last year we were still the 4th best scoring side in the comp. Make up about 15 goals I think which is less than 1 a game and we are top 2.
Our attack isn't the problem, conceding 80-100 points from teams with less inside 50s was our problem
 

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If you complete remove Hogans goals from last year we were still the 4th best scoring side in the comp. Make up about 15 goals I think which is less than 1 a game and we are top 2.
Our attack isn't the problem, conceding 80-100 points from teams with less inside 50s was our problem
Agree (the emphasis on improving defense) but with our without Hogan - Trac, Melks, ANB and especially Weid all need to improve.
 
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