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Adam
Kennedy

Height
181 cm
DOB
12-07-1992
Weight
78 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2014
20
Career
54
Goals
2014
3
Career
4
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1288
Avg
64
AdamKennedy

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Melton 
Debut: 2012
Recruited From: Melton/Western U18
Brownlow Votes: -

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Player Bio

Melton’s Adam Kennedy joined the GIANTS from the Western Jets in 2011 after being overlooked in the 2010 draft. The defender made an outstanding AFL debut in Round 1, 2012 collecting 28 disposals and taking 11 marks and has gone on to be a key member of the GIANTS defence.
 

Kennedy is developing into a reliable member of the Giants’ backline, adding 19 games last year to the 15 he managed in his rookie campaign. Averaging 14 disposals and four marks an outing, he has been given some big defensive assignments and can move through the midfield.

Lacking the profile of some of his teammates entering 2012, Kennedy did enough to line-up against the Sydney Swans in round one. No less than 28 possessions in that game then brought him plenty of attention. Kennedy would play 15 games for the year and while he suffered a lull midway through the season, he impressed all with his disposal, running ability and decision-making.

An elite athlete with great running ability, Kennedy joins the Giants as a mature-age player who previously nominated for the NAB AFL Draft in 2010. Selected in the Vic Metro side in the 2011 National Carnival, he also captained the Western Jets in the TAC Cup.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 20
    • Kicks 9.0
    • Handballs 7.4
    • Disposals 16.4
    • Marks 4.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.9
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 64.4

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 Fremantle Rd 17
Handballs 14 Richmond Rd 19
Disposals 22 Richmond Rd 19
Marks 12 West Coast Eagles Rd 8
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 St Kilda Rd 2
Goals 1 Gold Coast Suns Rd 6
AFL Fantasy 94 St Kilda Rd 2

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Sydney Swans W 99 - 67 10 5 15 4 0 0 0 3 1 0 70
2 St Kilda L 95 - 88 11 7 18 9 0 0 0 5 0 0 94
3 Melbourne W 79 - 47 10 4 14 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 54
4 Western Bulldogs L 83 - 110 7 3 10 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 36
5 Adelaide Crows L 137 - 72 6 12 18 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 62
6 Gold Coast Suns L 134 - 94 13 4 17 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 76
7 Port Adelaide L 97 - 132 8 5 13 5 0 1 1 4 0 0 63
8 West Coast Eagles L 188 - 77 11 10 21 12 0 0 0 1 0 0 93
10 Richmond L 41 - 154 7 10 17 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 68
11 Hawthorn L 94 - 87 9 6 15 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 63
12 Essendon L 66 - 81 9 9 18 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 60
13 Brisbane Lions W 80 - 125 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Carlton W 100 - 92 7 7 14 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 47
15 Sydney Swans L 106 - 60 3 9 12 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 31
16 Adelaide Crows L 72 - 140 7 12 19 5 0 2 1 2 0 1 68
17 Fremantle L 136 - 60 14 6 20 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 70
18 Geelong Cats L 87 - 94 13 4 17 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 57
19 Richmond L 89 - 62 8 14 22 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 82
20 North Melbourne L 51 - 126 10 2 12 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 66
21 Melbourne W 34 - 98 11 7 18 8 0 0 1 2 0 0 76
22 Collingwood L 67 - 75 6 12 18 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 52
23 Western Bulldogs W 109 - 115 - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 6 - L: 16 180 148 328 97 0 3 6 39 3 2 1288

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 54
    • Kicks 7.8
    • Handballs 6.9
    • Disposals 14.7
    • Marks 4.1
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.9
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 56.6

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2012
Handballs 15 Carlton Rd 10, 2013
Disposals 28 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2012
Marks 12 West Coast Eagles Rd 8, 2014
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Collingwood Rd 18, 2013
Goals 1 Gold Coast Suns Rd 6, 2014
AFL Fantasy 116 Sydney Swans Rd 1, 2012

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 GWS Giants 180 148 328 97 0 3 6 39 3 2 1288
2013 GWS Giants 139 121 260 71 0 12 14 35 1 1 989
2012 GWS Giants 101 106 207 51 0 9 3 27 0 1 777

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
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AFL Fantasy points