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Ryan
Nyhuis

Height
188 cm
DOB
06-09-1996
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2017
4
Career
4
Goals
2017
5
Career
5
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
215
Avg
54
RyanNyhuis

Player Bio

At a Glance

Recruited from: NT Thunder (NT)
Draft information: Rookie Draft 2015 - pick 34
Debut: Round 16, 2017 v North Melbourne
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: -

2017 SUMMARY 
Nyhuis made a dream debut for Fremantle against North Melbourne in round 16. Usually a defender, Nyhuis came in as a late inclusion for David Mundy and kicked four goals. The NT product was one of Peel’s best in the WAFL Grand Final against Subiaco in a shut-down role on Subi’s dangerous forwardline.

Season by Season

Season by Season

A consistent performer for Peel, bouncing back from a mid-season knee injury to feature in all four of the Thunder’s finals in their Premiership season.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 6.3
    • Handballs 3.5
    • Disposals 9.8
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 1.3
    • AFL Fantasy 53.8

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 8 North Melbourne Rd 16
Handballs 5 Hawthorn Rd 18
Disposals 11 Hawthorn Rd 18
Marks 5 North Melbourne Rd 16
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 Richmond Rd 22
Goals 4 North Melbourne Rd 16
AFL Fantasy 67 North Melbourne Rd 16

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 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Brisbane Lions L 121 - 64 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Geelong Cats L 74 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 St Kilda L 80 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 North Melbourne W 82 - 86 8 1 9 5 0 0 1 1 4 1 67
17 West Coast Eagles L 44 - 74 5 5 10 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 43
18 Hawthorn L 48 - 100 6 5 11 3 0 1 0 4 1 0 60
19 GWS Giants L 98 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Gold Coast Suns W 90 - 67 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Sydney Swans L 143 - 39 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Richmond L 51 - 155 6 3 9 2 0 2 1 4 0 0 45
23 Essendon L 107 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 8 - L: 14 25 14 39 13 0 3 3 12 5 1 215

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 6.3
    • Handballs 3.5
    • Disposals 9.8
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 1.3
    • AFL Fantasy 53.8

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 8 North Melbourne Rd 16, 2017
Handballs 5 Hawthorn Rd 18, 2017
Disposals 11 Hawthorn Rd 18, 2017
Marks 5 North Melbourne Rd 16, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 Richmond Rd 22, 2017
Goals 4 North Melbourne Rd 16, 2017
AFL Fantasy 67 North Melbourne Rd 16, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Fremantle 25 14 39 13 0 3 3 12 5 1 215
2016 Fremantle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Q & A

Nickname: Ryno

AFL club supported as a kid: Carlton

Best moment in junior footy: Winning junior flags

Before a game I always: I have no rituals

As a footballer, how would you like to be remembered: A hard dangerous defender

The player from another club you most like to watch: Patrick Dangerfield

All-time favourite player: Chris Judd

Etihad Stadium roof – open or shut: Open

What do you like to do on your days off: Go to the beach

How do you amuse yourself on a plane flight during the footy season: Watch movies

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

Who is the king of selfies at your club: Hayden Crozier

If you could swap jobs with someone, who would it be: Cristiano Ronaldo

If you won the lottery, what would you buy first: A house

Favourite city in the world to visit: Seattle, Washington

What’s next on your travel bucket list: Hawaii

Childhood hero: Chris Judd

Your wife/partner or best friend would describe you as: Quiet and laid back

What is your worst trait: Leaving dishes and clothes around the house

Least preferred household chore: Cleaning windows or ceiling fans

The three most admired people you would like to meet: Chris Judd, Usain Bolt and Cathy Freeman

Your most treasured possession: Don’t have one

Favourite professional sporting team: Seattle Seahawks

Favourite sporting hero: Chris Judd

Favourite food: Lasagna

Favourite movie and movie star: The Dark Knight and Heath Ledger

Favourite TV show: Game of Thrones

Three things you would like to do after your footy career: Travel, go to university and become a school teacher