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Mid Season Draft

Post by BenDoolan » Wed May 22, 2019 8:50 pm

Half our fkin list is just about LTI

We could be selecting up to 3 players in the MSD.

Will we go for...

Matthew Neagle
Jydon Neagle
Adam Tipungwuti


:?:
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Wed May 22, 2019 10:05 pm

BenDoolan wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 8:50 pm
Half our fkin list is just about LTI

We could be selecting up to 3 players in the MSD.

Will we go for...

Matthew Neagle
Jydon Neagle
Adam Tipungwuti


:?:
Adam Tipungwuti is expected to go long before we get a look in... Norf are very keen

With our recruitment history - we are just as likely to relist Jackson Merrett and Leuenberger
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Windy_Hill » Wed May 22, 2019 10:56 pm

Can these players be picked from any league...say the WAFL or SANFL?

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by BenDoolan » Wed May 22, 2019 11:03 pm

Windy_Hill wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 10:56 pm
Can these players be picked from any league...say the WAFL or SANFL?
All over the country

https://m.afl.com.au/news/2019-05-03/mi ... f-nominees
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Crazyman » Thu May 23, 2019 12:49 am

s'dreams wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 10:05 pm
BenDoolan wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 8:50 pm
Half our fkin list is just about LTI

We could be selecting up to 3 players in the MSD.

Will we go for...

Matthew Neagle
Jydon Neagle
Adam Tipungwuti


:?:
Adam Tipungwuti is expected to go long before we get a look in... Norf are very keen

With our recruitment history - we are just as likely to relist Jackson Merrett and Leuenberger
S.Harvey perhaps...

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by hop » Thu May 23, 2019 8:18 am

Doc Wheldon has got over that Taxi injury.......
My material isn't very good..Oh...and then there's the bladder problem.

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Daisy..1 » Thu May 23, 2019 5:05 pm

hop wrote:
Thu May 23, 2019 8:18 am
Doc Wheldon has got over that Taxi injury.......
Darren Milane would have more puff left in him than half our lot!! :-$
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Crazyman » Thu May 23, 2019 5:29 pm

Daisy..1 wrote:
Thu May 23, 2019 5:05 pm
hop wrote:
Thu May 23, 2019 8:18 am
Doc Wheldon has got over that Taxi injury.......
Darren Milane would have more puff left in him than half our lot!! :-$
Harsh but true 😢

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Windy Hille » Sat May 25, 2019 10:52 am

Aaron Heppell has nominated. Go for it!

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by BenDoolan » Sun May 26, 2019 11:47 am

Are we able to pick 15 players in the MSD???
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by grassy1 » Sun May 26, 2019 3:47 pm

Pick’em all from Subiaco,Claremont and South Fremantle if you have to pillage the WAFL. :evil:

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Sun May 26, 2019 4:03 pm

OK - if we swing one of Stringer and Shiel onto the LTI list - could we get 3 picks?
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Windy_Hill » Sun May 26, 2019 4:15 pm

s'dreams wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 4:03 pm
OK - if we swing one of Stringer and Shiel onto the LTI list - could we get 3 picks?
Already have Joe, Dev and the ruckman kid Draper

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Sun May 26, 2019 4:21 pm

Windy_Hill wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 4:15 pm
s'dreams wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 4:03 pm
OK - if we swing one of Stringer and Shiel onto the LTI list - could we get 3 picks?
Already have Joe, Dev and the ruckman kid Draper
The way we coach and play - they'd go backwards anyway
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by Crazyman » Sun May 26, 2019 10:28 pm

Is there a mid season delisting period? 😢

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by bpdons » Mon May 27, 2019 9:57 am

I’d prefer we don’t go for the quick fix mid season draft. We have juniors on our list that have had multiple seasons without much of a look in. Let’s see how they go, otherwise we’re just throwing draft picks away by using them on players we have no intention of selecting.

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Mon May 27, 2019 11:57 am

bpdons wrote:
Mon May 27, 2019 9:57 am
I’d prefer we don’t go for the quick fix mid season draft. We have juniors on our list that have had multiple seasons without much of a look in. Let’s see how they go, otherwise we’re just throwing draft picks away by using them on players we have no intention of selecting.
Don't worry ... I reckon that the Mid-season draft is little more than a distraction for supporters of those clubs who have had a horror season and selling the hope and snake oil that with one or two pickups from outside, they will turn their season around.
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by F111 » Mon May 27, 2019 11:59 am

A back up ruck might be useful, if someone likely is available.

Smack is wasted there.

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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Mon May 27, 2019 7:32 pm

Well, there's a surprise.

We picked Will Snelling (with pick 7), a 21 year old ,short (174 cm or 5' 7") light (80Kg) mid. Was on the Port rookie list for 3 years and managed 1 game and was desisted at end of 2018. He did win the Port Adelaide B&F and their most consistent awards in 2017.
He captained the SA U18 team in 2015 and won the MVP in that comp.
Apparently we have tracked him through his junior days...
Touted as a possible replacement for Devon.
Did I say he is short? He is the same height as McKenna and 3 cm taller than Tippa but shorter than Mozzie (176) and Fanta (178).
He gets a lot of possessions but mainly handballs. He likes to tackle.

The ruck Michael Knoll went at pick 4 to Syd. Pickett went to Rich for pick 13. We did not make a play for Tippa Mk 2

We did not make a second selection. This either means that we are going to upgrade a category B rookie(I didn't think we had one) or... We are happy about our list ... or there is real salary cap pressure on the club coming into negotiations (we are talking 70K here).

After Knoll, Sam Baulderstone may have been worth a look for immediate playing as he has been the dominant Ruck in the SANFL for the past 5 years. While he is 28, he could have provided a couple of seasons support/insurance.
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Re: Mid Season Draft

Post by s'dreams » Mon May 27, 2019 7:46 pm

Oh,and in a curious development ...late last week we worked hard to get Tippa 2 placed onto a restriction list (as he is from the Tiwi Islands which is our Academy Zone), but the AFL knocked us back.

So this week when we had a pick and he was available .. we passed instead.

Go figure.
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