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Josh
Bruce

Height
196 cm
DOB
08-06-1992
Weight
94 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2015
12
Career
36
Goals
2015
32
Career
39
2015 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
906
Avg
76
JoshBruce

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: 
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Debut: 2012
Recruited from: 
Brownlow Votes: -

Josh Bruce made his AFL debut in Canberra against the Western Bulldogs in Round 5 2012. Bruce played three senior games in his inaugural season in the AFL, his best performance coming in Round 17 against Fremantle when he amassed 15 disposals and booted one goal.

Previous Player History

Josh Bruce is an elite rower and has developed into a tall athletic defender and forward and was the first player signed to GWS from their 2010 Under”18 TAC Cup team.

He played one match for NSW/ACT at the 2009 NAB Under”18 Championships and in 2010 represented his state in each of their five matches, averaging 16 disposals, ranking number one with 53 contested possessions and 35 marks as well as scoring 15 goals ” ranked second.

He was one of only three bottom”aged players to be selected in the 2010 NAB AFL U18 All”Australian team.

He also played 11 matches at TAC Cup level where he averaged 14 disposals and took equal team”high 55 marks including 21 contested. He also scored 16 goals for the season.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2015 Season Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 8.2
    • Handballs 3.5
    • Disposals 11.7
    • Marks 5.7
    • Hit-Outs 1.2
    • Tackles 2.6
    • Goals 2.7
    • AFL Fantasy 75.5

2015 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Adelaide Crows Rd 7
Handballs 7 Hawthorn Rd 10
Disposals 17 Essendon Rd 5
Marks 12 Adelaide Crows Rd 7
Hit-outs 5 Gold Coast Suns Rd 2
Tackles 4 West Coast Eagles Rd 8
Goals 6 Gold Coast Suns Rd 2
AFL Fantasy 126 Adelaide Crows Rd 7

2015 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 GWS Giants L 78 - 87 10 5 15 5 3 3 3 4 2 2 82
2 Gold Coast Suns W 76 - 104 10 4 14 8 5 0 0 2 6 1 112
3 Collingwood L 140 - 66 2 1 3 2 3 0 0 2 2 0 37
4 Carlton L 81 - 121 7 6 13 3 1 0 1 4 2 0 68
5 Essendon L 80 - 82 13 4 17 6 0 2 0 3 5 1 110
6 Western Bulldogs W 87 - 94 6 4 10 3 0 2 1 1 1 3 47
7 Adelaide Crows L 119 - 73 13 2 15 12 0 0 0 4 5 1 126
8 West Coast Eagles L 78 - 131 6 1 7 4 0 0 0 4 2 0 60
9 Brisbane Lions W 86 - 108 7 3 10 6 0 0 1 2 1 3 59
10 Hawthorn L 69 - 132 8 7 15 8 0 1 1 1 2 2 78
11 Melbourne W 85 - 83 6 3 9 5 2 0 1 2 1 1 53
13 Western Bulldogs L 56 - 62 11 2 13 7 1 1 4 2 3 0 74
14 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
15 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
20 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
23 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 4 - L: 8 99 42 141 69 15 9 12 31 32 14 906

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 36
    • Kicks 7.5
    • Handballs 4.2
    • Disposals 11.7
    • Marks 4.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.4
    • Tackles 2.1
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 58.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Adelaide Crows Rd 7, 2015
Handballs 8 Carlton Rd 8, 2014
Disposals 17 Essendon Rd 5, 2015
Marks 12 Adelaide Crows Rd 7, 2015
Hit-outs 5 Gold Coast Suns Rd 2, 2015
Tackles 6 Fremantle Rd 20, 2013
Goals 6 Gold Coast Suns Rd 2, 2015
AFL Fantasy 126 Adelaide Crows Rd 7, 2015

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2015 St Kilda 99 42 141 69 15 9 12 31 32 14 906
2014 St Kilda 69 45 114 45 0 6 13 16 4 1 488
2013 GWS Giants 85 47 132 46 0 3 13 27 1 0 565
2012 GWS Giants 16 17 33 12 0 1 1 2 2 1 137

Legend

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Marks
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Hit-outs
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Frees For
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Tackles
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Goals
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