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Stephen
Coniglio

Height
181 cm
DOB
15-12-1993
Weight
84 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2014
4
Career
34
Goals
2014
2
Career
10
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
399
Avg
100
StephenConiglio

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Upper Swan (WA)
Debut: 2012
Recruited from:  Swan Districts (WA)
Brownlow Votes: 1

Player Sponsor

Glenn Morgan

Player Bio

A talented all-round sportsman, Perth’s Stephen Coniglio was the second pick in the 2011 NAB AFL Draft and made his debut for the GIANTS in Round 1, 2012. A talented junior cricketer, Coniglio represented his home state of Western Australia and set records at the Under-15 National Championships before deciding on an AFL career. The quick midfielder from Swan Districts is one of the brightest young stars at the GIANTS and was nominated for the NAB AFL Rising Star in 2012. Coniglio was named in the club’s emerging leaders group for the 2014 season.
 

Injuries restricted Coniglio to 12 games in his first season, but that improved to 18 appearances last year as he took a step forward in his development. Averaging just under 20 disposals a game, he was sixth at the Giants for possessions and tackles and kicked six goals.

Hand, calf and hamstring injuries interrupted Coniglio's first season at the top level. But he did more than enough across his 12 games to show he is a tailor-made, blue chip AFL midfielder. A NAB AFL Rising Star nominee from the Giants' historic first win over Gold Coast in round seven, the mature-bodied West Australian has also committed his extremely bright future to GWS, extending his deal until 2015.

For all his many gifts, it is Coniglio’s attitude that most pleases the Giants. A born leader, he has already openly discussed his desire to be a  future leader of the club. He captained Western Australia at the NAB AFL Under-18 championships and held his own playing with Swan Districts in the WAFL as a 16-year-old. A hard-working midfielder, Coniglio can also turn a match with a moment of brilliance.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 14.5
    • Handballs 10.2
    • Disposals 24.7
    • Marks 3.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.2
    • Tackles 6.0
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 99.7

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 Sydney Swans Rd 1
Handballs 12 Melbourne Rd 3
Disposals 27 Melbourne Rd 3
Marks 5 Western Bulldogs Rd 4
Hit-outs 1 Western Bulldogs Rd 4
Tackles 11 Sydney Swans Rd 1
Goals 1 Melbourne Rd 3
AFL Fantasy 130 Sydney Swans Rd 1

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Sydney Swans W 99 - 67 18 9 27 2 0 2 0 11 1 0 130
2 St Kilda L 95 - 88 13 10 23 4 0 1 0 5 0 0 92
3 Melbourne W 79 - 47 15 12 27 3 0 0 3 6 1 0 99
4 Western Bulldogs L 83 - 110 12 10 22 5 1 0 1 2 0 1 78
5 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
8 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
20 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 2 - L: 2 58 41 99 14 1 3 4 24 2 1 399

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 34
    • Kicks 11.5
    • Handballs 9.3
    • Disposals 20.7
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.2
    • Tackles 3.6
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 80.1

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 22 Geelong Cats Rd 10, 2012
Handballs 19 Hawthorn Rd 8, 2013
Disposals 31 Gold Coast Suns Rd 7, 2012
Marks 9 Geelong Cats Rd 10, 2012
Hit-outs 1 Western Bulldogs Rd 4, 2014
Tackles 11 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2014
Goals 2 Carlton Rd 10, 2013
AFL Fantasy 130 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 GWS Giants 58 41 99 14 1 3 4 24 2 1 399
2013 GWS Giants 192 156 348 65 5 9 11 67 6 5 1373
2012 GWS Giants 140 118 258 58 1 8 9 31 2 5 953

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

Awards

AFL AWARDS

NAB AFL Rising Star nominee  Round 7 2012