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Rising Ryan extends with Freo

Fremantle’s 2017 NAB AFL Rising Star nominee Luke Ryan has agreed terms to a two-year contract extension

1:35pm  Dec 14, 2017

They’ll come out firing – Ryan

Luke Ryan remains wary of a Subiaco side looking to make amends for a loss to Peel earlier in the WAFL finals series

9:11am  Sep 20, 2017

'Composure' key in Peel win: Ryan

Luke Ryan praised the composure of his teammates as they beat Subiaco on Sunday

11:20am  Sep 11, 2017

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Ryan reflects on 'memorable' flag

2:52pm  Sep 25, 2017

Composure key in finals win

3:27pm  Sep 12, 2017

Ryan's road to Rising Star

9:57am  Aug 8, 2017

Senior Players List

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Luke
Ryan

Height
186 cm
DOB
06-02-1996
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2017
11
Career
11
Goals
2017
0
Career
0
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
828
Avg
75
LukeRyan

Player Bio

At a Glance

Recruited from: Coburg VFL (VIC)
Draft information: National Draft 2016 - pick 66
Debut: Round 11, 2017 v Collingwood
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: 2

2017 SUMMARY
Was awarded Fremantle’s Beacon Award as Freo’s most promising young player in his debut season, slotting in at half-back and looking
the part in his 11 AFL games. Ryan excelled as a roll-off defender with an excellent ability to intercept opposition attacks while utilising the ball efficiently out of defence. Ryan took nine intercept marks against Gold Coast in round 20, earning a NAB AFL Rising Star nomination.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 11
    • Kicks 10.9
    • Handballs 5.0
    • Disposals 15.9
    • Marks 6.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 75.3

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20
Handballs 10 West Coast Eagles Rd 17
Disposals 28 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20
Marks 16 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 7 Richmond Rd 22
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 138 GWS Giants Rd 19

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Geelong Cats L 73 - 115 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Port Adelaide L 145 - 56 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Western Bulldogs W 89 - 73 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Melbourne W 104 - 106 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 North Melbourne W 67 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 West Coast Eagles L 103 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Essendon W 116 - 79 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Richmond W 70 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Carlton W 86 - 51 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Adelaide Crows L 143 - 43 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Collingwood L 85 - 105 3 4 7 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 36
12 Brisbane Lions L 121 - 64 9 4 13 4 0 1 0 6 0 0 72
14 Geelong Cats L 74 - 72 7 3 10 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 45
15 St Kilda L 80 - 89 8 7 15 7 0 1 1 5 0 0 77
16 North Melbourne W 82 - 86 15 4 19 6 0 1 0 4 0 0 88
17 West Coast Eagles L 44 - 74 10 10 20 7 0 0 1 1 0 0 72
18 Hawthorn L 48 - 100 - - - - - - - - - - -
19 GWS Giants L 98 - 86 19 6 25 14 0 3 0 6 0 0 138
20 Gold Coast Suns W 90 - 67 21 7 28 16 0 0 1 1 0 0 126
21 Sydney Swans L 143 - 39 7 3 10 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 35
22 Richmond L 51 - 155 9 2 11 3 0 1 2 7 0 0 63
23 Essendon L 107 - 92 12 5 17 5 0 1 2 5 0 0 76
TOTAL W: 8 - L: 14 120 55 175 69 0 8 11 44 0 0 828

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 11
    • Kicks 10.9
    • Handballs 5.0
    • Disposals 15.9
    • Marks 6.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 75.3

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20, 2017
Handballs 10 West Coast Eagles Rd 17, 2017
Disposals 28 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20, 2017
Marks 16 Gold Coast Suns Rd 20, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 7 Richmond Rd 22, 2017
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 138 GWS Giants Rd 19, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Fremantle 120 55 175 69 0 8 11 44 0 0 828

Legend

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

Awards

CLUB AWARDS

Beacon Award
2017

Q & A

Nickname: Rysa

AFL club supported as a kid: Collingwood

Best moment in junior footy: Under 16’s Premiership

Before a game I always: Go out for breakfast

As a footballer, how would you like to be remembered: Respected

The player from another club you most like to watch: Scott Pendlebury

All-time favourite player: Nathan Buckley

Etihad Stadium roof – open or shut: Open

What do you like to do on your days off: Relax and go to the beach

How do you amuse yourself on a plane flight during the footy season: Listen to music or watch movie

Which singer/band would you like to see perform at the AFL Grand Final: Justin Bieber

Who is the king of selfies at your club: Lachie Weller

If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be: Justin Bieber

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first: Big mansion

Favourite city in the world to visit: Gozo

What’s next on your travel bucket list: Europe

Childhood hero: Michael Jordan

Your wife/partner or best friend would describe you as: Funny

What is your worst trait: Not the smartest bloke going around

Least preferred household chore: Dishes

The three most admired people you would like to meet: Justin Bieber, Michael Jordan and LeBron James

Your most treasured possession: Car

Favourite professional sporting team: Fremantle Football Club

Favourite sporting hero: LeBron James

Favourite food: Chicken Schnitzel

Favourite movie and movie star: The Longest Yard and Adam Sandler

Favourite TV show: Family Guy

Three things you would like to do after your footy career: Buy a house, get married and have a kid