Lindsay Gilbee

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Lindsay Gilbee
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Personal information
Full name Lindsay Gilbee
Date of birth (1981-07-08) 8 July 1981 (age 35)
Original team(s) Eastern Ranges (TAC Cup)
Draft No. 43, 1999 National Draft, Western Bulldogs
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current club Old Melburnians 3rds
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2001–2012 Western Bulldogs 206 (119)
International team honours
Years Team Games (Goals)
2005–2006 Australia 4
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2011.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Lindsay Gilbee (born 8 July 1981) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Western Bulldogs in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was selected by the Bulldogs in the 3rd round of the 1999 National AFL Draft with pick 43 after playing for the Eastern Ranges in the TAC Cup.[1] He retired after the 2012 season. Gilbee currently serves as a development coach at the St Kilda Football Club.[2]

Known as one of the best kicks in the AFL,[3] Gilbee rejected offers to trial in the United States to become an American football punter.[4]

Recently, Gilbee has come out of retirement, transferring to the Old Melburnians Football Club 3rds team. With 7 inside 50's and 2.2 in his first game for the club Gilbee was named best on ground.

Statistics[edit]

[5]
Legend
 G  Goals  B  Behinds  K  Kicks  H  Handballs  D  Disposals  M  Marks  T  Tackles
Season Team # Games G B K H D M T G B K H D M T
Totals Averages (per game)
2001 Western Bulldogs 29 9 2 1 42 30 72 26 5 0.2 0.1 4.7 3.3 8.0 2.9 0.6
2002 Western Bulldogs 9 16 7 10 121 76 197 62 18 0.4 0.6 7.6 4.8 12.3 3.9 1.1
2003 Western Bulldogs 9 14 10 3 105 70 175 53 21 0.7 0.2 7.5 5.0 12.5 3.8 1.5
2004 Western Bulldogs 9 12 3 1 119 71 190 48 16 0.3 0.1 9.9 5.9 15.8 4.0 1.3
2005 Western Bulldogs 9 22 21 5 329 126 455 108 38 1.0 0.2 15.0 5.7 20.7 4.9 1.7
2006 Western Bulldogs 9 24 9 9 324 183 507 121 32 0.4 0.4 13.5 7.6 21.1 5.0 1.3
2007 Western Bulldogs 9 19 11 6 270 103 373 94 31 0.6 0.3 14.2 5.4 19.6 4.9 1.6
2008 Western Bulldogs 9 24 14 8 352 157 509 112 24 0.6 0.3 14.7 6.5 21.2 4.7 1.0
2009 Western Bulldogs 9 24 24 12 340 169 509 113 45 1.0 0.5 14.2 7.0 21.2 4.7 1.9
2010 Western Bulldogs 9 25 7 9 352 171 523 139 48 0.3 0.4 14.1 6.8 20.9 5.6 1.9
2011 Western Bulldogs 9 13 10 2 130 70 200 50 30 0.8 0.2 10.0 5.4 15.4 3.8 2.3
2012 Western Bulldogs 9 4 1 0 41 31 72 19 3 0.3 0.0 10.3 7.8 18.0 4.8 0.8
Career 206 119 66 2525 1257 3782 945 311 0.6 0.3 12.3 6.1 18.4 4.6 1.5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2002). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (4th ed.). Melbourne, Victoria: Crown Content. p. 227–228. ISBN 1-74095-001-1.
  2. ^ "St Kilda Football Club Coaching Staff". saints.com.au. St Kilda Football Club. Retrieved 23 August 2015. 
  3. ^ Kicking runs in family for dog
  4. ^ Gilbee rejects NFL punt
  5. ^ Lindsay Gilbee's player profile at AFL Tables

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