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A closer look at Jones’ role v Port

Imposing ruckman Scott Jones played an important role in Freo's nine-point win

1:53pm  Jul 16, 2018

Youngest Freo team in almost a decade

Fremantle will field its youngest side in over eight years on Sunday.

6:51pm  Jun 1, 2018

Jones realises his AFL dream on ‘the big stage’

Scott Jones has a big task ahead of him on Sunday at the MCG

5:23pm  Jun 1, 2018

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Scott
Jones

Height
203 cm
DOB
20-05-1995
Weight
115 kg
Debut
2018
Games
2018
3
Career
3
Goals
2018
2
Career
2
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
141
Avg
47
ScottJones

PLAYER BIO

AT GLANCE

Recruited from: East Perth (WA)
Draft information: National Draft 2017 - pick 75
Debut: Round 11, 2018 v Collingwood
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: -

SUMMARY
Taken at pick no.75, Fremantle recruited Jones to add depth to Freo’s ruck stocks. A 23-year-old, Jones has proven his ability against big-bodied ruckmen for East Perth in the WAFL.

WHAT THE COACH SAYS
Scott comes from East Perth reserves and is trying to build his body to AFL level. Has had an injury-interrupted pre-season.

STATS

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 3
    • Kicks 3.3
    • Handballs 3.3
    • Disposals 6.7
    • Marks 2.0
    • Hit-Outs 10.7
    • Tackles 2.7
    • Goals 0.7
    • AFL Fantasy 47.0

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 5 Port Adelaide Rd 17
Handballs 4 Port Adelaide Rd 17
Disposals 9 Port Adelaide Rd 17
Marks 3 Collingwood Rd 11
Hit-outs 13 Adelaide Crows Rd 12
Tackles 4 Collingwood Rd 11
Goals 1 Port Adelaide Rd 17
AFL Fantasy 60 Port Adelaide Rd 17

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 110 - 60 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Essendon W 106 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Gold Coast Suns W 68 - 96 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 GWS Giants L 82 - 51 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Western Bulldogs W 108 - 54 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 West Coast Eagles L 81 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Richmond L 110 - 33 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 St Kilda W 89 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Sydney Swans L 111 - 52 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 North Melbourne L 58 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Collingwood L 138 - 77 3 3 6 3 8 1 0 4 1 0 55
12 Adelaide Crows W 71 - 68 2 3 5 1 13 0 2 1 0 0 26
13 Carlton W 46 - 103 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Brisbane Lions L 64 - 119 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Melbourne L 102 - 48 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide W 59 - 50 5 4 9 2 11 2 0 3 1 0 60
18 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
20 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 7 - L: 9 10 10 20 6 32 3 2 8 2 0 141

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 3
    • Kicks 3.3
    • Handballs 3.3
    • Disposals 6.7
    • Marks 2.0
    • Hit-Outs 10.7
    • Tackles 2.7
    • Goals 0.7
    • AFL Fantasy 47.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 5 Port Adelaide Rd 17, 2018
Handballs 4 Port Adelaide Rd 17, 2018
Disposals 9 Port Adelaide Rd 17, 2018
Marks 3 Collingwood Rd 11, 2018
Hit-outs 13 Adelaide Crows Rd 12, 2018
Tackles 4 Collingwood Rd 11, 2018
Goals 1 Port Adelaide Rd 17, 2018
AFL Fantasy 60 Port Adelaide Rd 17, 2018

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Fremantle 10 10 20 6 32 3 2 8 2 0 141

Legend

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AFL Fantasy points

Q & A

Nickname: Ruda

Best set shot at your club? Shane Kersten

My coach often says … Stop trying to get handball receives

Best advice you’ve received? If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life

Least-preferred teammate on road trips and why? Tom North, forgets everything

Greatest footy moment before the AFL? 2016 – reserves Grand Final

Funniest teammate? Sonny Walters

Which teammates pick themselves in AFL Fantasy? Andy Brayshaw

If you could enter a teammate for My Kitchen Rules, who would it be and why? I’ve heard Hugh Dixon’s not a bad chef

Favourite café AND what do you order? Most places do a good steak sandwich

Guilty pleasure? Cheesecake

Most inspiring movie? Sheer Happiness

Best concert attended? Groovin The Moo

Passion outside of football? Working with cars

Best trait? Passion

Favourite movie character? Chris Hemsworth

Grand Final – day, twilight or night? Day

Bounce – yes or no? Yes

Favourite AFLW player? Tayla Harris

Team barracked or as a kid? Essendon

Three apps you cant live without? Messenger, Instagram, Youtube

Twitter or instagram? Instagram

Life motto? If you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life

Do you have any pets? No

Favourite holiday spot? Busselton