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Curtly
Hampton

Height
186 cm
DOB
10-03-1993
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2015
1
Career
47
Goals
2015
0
Career
10
2015 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
34
Avg
34
CurtlyHampton

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Pioneers (NT)
Debut: 2012
Recruited From: Pioneers/NT Thunder
Brownlow Votes: -
Community Ambassador: Central West

Player Bio

Alice Springs’ Curtly Hampton arrived at the GIANTS as a Northern Territory Zone Selection in 2010, two years before the club would begin in the AFL. Hampton spent 2011 playing with the GIANTS in the NEAFL competition before making his debut in the GIANTS’ inaugural game against the Sydney Swans in Round 1, 2012. Originally drafted as an athletic forward and midfielder, Hampton switched to defence and has enjoyed success as a rebounding defender, playing off the back-line for the GIANTS. Hampton was named in the GIANTS’ emerging leaders group before the 2014 season.
 

Billed as one of the GIANTS’ big improvers in the pre-season, Hampton backed that up with some polished performances off half-back in the first seven rounds of 2014. An ankle problem interrupted his progress before a serious shoulder injury ruled him out for seven weeks. He made it back for one more senior appearance in round 23 and, if he can maintain his fitness, big things await the smooth-moving defender.

Finally feeling settled in his new backline role late last year, Hampton looks set to take another leap forward in 2014. He admits it took time to adjust, having been a forward throughout his junior career, but with the experienced pair of Heath Shaw and Josh Hunt alongside him, the sky is the limit for the athletic youngster.

Starting the year in the forward line, Hampton struggled for consistency and to stick to the team ethos. But a switch into defence midway through the season transformed his entire rookie campaign. Able to use his athleticism to contain opponents and also provide rebound out of defence, Hampton played the final 10 straight games of the season and 17 overall in an encouraging year.

A highly athletic forward or midfielder from Alice Springs, Hampton spent two years with the AIS-AFL Academy before attending Immanuel College in Adelaide. Was restricted by foot and groin injuries, but has returned to full fitness and possesses impressive poise and agility.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2015 Season Average
    Games Played 1
    • Kicks 6.0
    • Handballs 4.0
    • Disposals 10.0
    • Marks 0.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 34.0

2015 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 6 St Kilda Rd 1
Handballs 4 St Kilda Rd 1
Disposals 10 St Kilda Rd 1
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 2 St Kilda Rd 1
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 34 St Kilda Rd 1

2015 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 St Kilda W 78 - 87 6 4 10 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 34
2 Melbourne W 101 - 56 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Sydney Swans L 111 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Gold Coast Suns W 119 - 53 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 West Coast Eagles L 120 - 33 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Hawthorn W 108 - 98 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Carlton W 57 - 135 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
12 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
15 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 2 6 4 10 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 34

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 47
    • Kicks 9.1
    • Handballs 5.9
    • Disposals 15.0
    • Marks 3.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.1
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 60.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 Collingwood Rd 18, 2013
Handballs 13 Collingwood Rd 18, 2013
Disposals 31 Collingwood Rd 18, 2013
Marks 9 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2013
Hit-outs 1 Richmond Rd 10, 2014
Tackles 7 Melbourne Rd 3, 2014
Goals 3 Adelaide Crows Rd 4, 2012
AFL Fantasy 108 Collingwood Rd 18, 2013

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2015 GWS Giants 6 4 10 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 34
2014 GWS Giants 107 78 185 40 1 10 7 39 1 2 751
2013 GWS Giants 164 117 281 72 1 16 18 58 3 3 1158
2012 GWS Giants 150 80 230 52 1 12 12 31 6 8 911

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

History

Draft History

2011 Northern Territory zone selection (GWS GIANTS)