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St Patrick's Day Celebrations on Hold for Staunton

GIANTS Irish Import Cora Staunton is putting St Patrick's Day celebrations on hold, as booking a place in the AFLW Grand Final is her highest priority.

11:28am  Mar 16, 2018

Cora's Courage Paying Off

As the first international player drafted by an AFL Women’s club, GIANTS' Cora Staunton is holding her own in a side that is still in Grand Final contention.

3:48pm  Mar 12, 2018

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AFLW R6: Staunton Post Match

11:23pm  Mar 10, 2018

The Sauce Barr: Veterans

5:21pm  Feb 28, 2018

AFLW Post Match: Cora Staunton

1:49pm  Jan 20, 2018

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Cora
Staunton

Forward

Height
172 cm
DOB
13-12-1981
Weight
75 kg
Debut
2018
Games
2018
7
Career
-
Goals
2018
5
Career
-
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
257
Avg
37
CoraStaunton

Player Bio

At a Glance

Debut: 2018
Recruited from: Mayo (Ladies Gaelic Football Association, Ireland)
Community Ambassador: Eastern Suburbs

Player Partner

Social Media

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@duckie15

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@corastaunton

Player Bio

Cora Staunton is an Irish sporting legend. Best known as a Ladies Gaelic footballer, winning four All-Ireland Finals and three Ladies' National Football League titles with Mayo, she has also been named an All Star on 11 occasions. In addition to playing Gaelic football, Staunton has also played soccer and rugby at senior level. She has also played for the Ireland women's international rules football team. Staunton had an eye catching debut AFLW season thanks to her unique kicking style and competitive nature. A strong mark and a dangerously quick forward, Staunton will be looking to improve again in 2019.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 7
    • Kicks 5.6
    • Handballs 2.6
    • Disposals 8.1
    • Marks 1.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.7
    • AFL Fantasy 36.7

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 10 Collingwood Rd 3
Handballs 7 Western Bulldogs Rd 6
Disposals 13 Collingwood Rd 3
Marks 5 Brisbane Lions Rd 7
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 Fremantle Rd 5
Goals 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 7
AFL Fantasy 52 Brisbane Lions Rd 7

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Melbourne L 45 - 39 6 0 6 3 0 3 2 3 1 1 43
2 Carlton L 9 - 30 2 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
3 Collingwood W 35 - 48 10 3 13 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 49
4 Adelaide Crows D 19 - 19 6 0 6 1 0 1 1 3 1 2 39
5 Fremantle W 21 - 39 6 3 9 1 0 0 4 4 1 0 37
6 Western Bulldogs W 46 - 28 3 7 10 1 0 0 2 2 1 1 35
7 Brisbane Lions L 24 - 64 6 4 10 5 0 0 0 1 1 1 52
TOTAL W: 3 - L: 3 - D: 1 39 18 57 13 0 4 11 14 5 8 257

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played -
    • Kicks-
    • Handballs-
    • Disposals-
    • Marks-
    • Hit-Outs-
    • Tackles-
    • Goals-
    • AFL Fantasy-

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 0 - -
Handballs 0 - -
Disposals 0 - -
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 0 - -
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 0 - -

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF

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

2017 AFL Women's Draft round seven selection (GIANTS) No.47 overall