Nathan Vardy

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Nathan Vardy
Personal information
Full name Nathan Vardy
Date of birth (1991-06-25) 25 June 1991 (age 25)
Original team(s) Gippsland Power (TAC Cup)
Draft No. 42, 2009 national draft
Height / weight 200 cm / 100 kg
Position(s) Forward / ruckman
Club information
Current club West Coast
Number 19
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2010–2016 Geelong 25 (25)
2017– West Coast 09 0(3)
Total 34 (28)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of round 9, 2017.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Nathan Vardy (born 25 June 1991) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League (AFL). He previously played for the Geelong Football Club from 2010 to 2016.

AFL career[edit]

Vardy is a mobile ruckman at 1.99 metres (6.5 ft) tall and weighing 101 kilograms (220 lb), with good skills and a fierce competitive drive. He was drafted by the Geelong Football Club with their fourth selection, and the forty-second overall draft pick in the 2009 National Draft. He played four games for Vic Country at the 2009 AFL National Under 18 Championships and finished equal fourth overall for hit-outs to advantage (13) and fifth for total hit-outs (59). He was selected to make his debut in round 9, 2011 against the Carlton. He injured his hip against Adelaide Crows in round 21 in 2011, and was out for a calendar year. He made his return on the 1 September against Sydney Swans after proving his fitness in the reserves.

At the conclusion of the 2016 season, Vardy was traded to West Coast.[1]

Statistics[edit]

Statistics are correct to the end of the 2016 season[2]
Legend
 G  Goals  B  Behinds  K  Kicks  H  Handballs  D  Disposals  M  Marks  T  Tackles  H/O  Hit-outs
Season Team # Games G B K H D M T H/O G B K H D M T H/O
Totals Averages (per game)
2010 Geelong 36 0
2011 Geelong 36 9 6 6 29 33 62 20 18 104 0.7 0.7 3.2 3.7 6.9 2.2 2.0 11.6
2012 Geelong 36 2 2 1 11 2 13 5 3 17 1.0 0.5 5.5 1.0 6.5 2.5 1.5 8.5
2013 Geelong 30 10 11 2 45 43 88 29 19 113 1.1 0.2 4.5 4.3 8.8 2.9 1.9 11.3
2014 Geelong 30 0
2015 Geelong 30 3 5 0 19 20 39 13 8 42 1.7 0.0 6.3 6.7 13.0 4.3 2.7 14.0
2016 Geelong 30 1 1 0 2 4 6 2 5 11 1.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 2.0 5.0 11.0
Career 25 25 9 106 102 208 69 53 287 1.0 0.4 4.2 4.1 8.3 2.8 2.1 11.5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ruckman Vardy departs Geelong for West Coast". AFL.com.au. Bigpond. 20 October 2016. Retrieved 20 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "Nathan Vardy stats". AFL Tables. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 

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