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Tanner
Smith

Height
196 cm
DOB
08-03-1994
Weight
93 kg
Debut
2013
Games
2018
-
Career
4
Goals
2018
-
Career
2
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
-
Avg
-
TannerSmith

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior club: Kalkee (VIC)
Recruited from: North Ballarat (VIC)
Draft information: National Draft 2012 - pick 36, Rookie Draft 2014 - pick 31
Debut: Round 4, 2013 v Hawthorn
AFL clubs: Fremantle
Career Brownlow votes: -

OUTLOOK
Was a solid performer for Peel Thunder in 2015 and earned senior selection in round 23 against Port Adelaide in which he gathered 17 disposals. Has the physical build to play all over the ground.

WHAT THE COACH SAYS (Roger Hayden)
He’s a very fit, key position player who has played down back and up forward throughout the pre-season. Continued to build on his size and strength and has improved his ball skills as well.

Season by Season

Season by Season

The rookie listed player was solid for Peel Thunder and played one AFL game in round 23 against Port Adelaide.

The young key defender could not manage a senior game in 2014, although injuries hampered him. He played one game in 2013. He was delisted at season’s end, but the club has committed to selecting him in the Rookie Draft.

Tanner was a boarder at St Pats College after relocating from Horsham. He played for the Rebels along with being a member of the AIS program.

He is an outstanding athlete for someone who is 196cm He possesses elite speed, agility and endurance. He's a great spoiler who competes well in one-on-one contests and knows how to defend.

Because of his endurance, he also has the ability to run off in offensive transition and impact on the counter attack.
 

The young defender played one game in his debut season and performed admirably against Hawthorn’s star tall forwards. A shoulder injury ended his season, but can expect more chances in 2014.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played
    • Kicks
    • Handballs
    • Disposals
    • Marks
    • Hit-Outs
    • Tackles
    • Goals
    • AFL Fantasy

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 0 - -
Handballs 0 - -
Disposals 0 - -
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 0 - -
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 0 - -

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
TOTAL W: 0 - L: 0

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 6.0
    • Handballs 4.8
    • Disposals 10.8
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 2.3
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 48.5

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 11 Port Adelaide Rd 23, 2015
Handballs 6 Brisbane Lions Rd 12, 2016
Disposals 17 Port Adelaide Rd 23, 2015
Marks 8 Port Adelaide Rd 23, 2015
Hit-outs 1 Port Adelaide Rd 13, 2016
Tackles 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 12, 2016
Goals 1 Port Adelaide Rd 13, 2016
AFL Fantasy 75 Port Adelaide Rd 23, 2015

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF

Legend

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Hit-outs
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B
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AFL Fantasy points

Q & A

Nickname: Tangles

Best holiday: Europe a couple of years ago

Best piece of advice your mother gave you: Respect your elders

If you weren’t a footballer, what would you like to be: Pro Basketballer

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: Nothing in particular

If you could ask someone to be your mentor, who would it be: Zac Dawson

Morning or evening person, why: Evening, I just love the night time

Favourite timeslot to play in, why: I like the Saturday afternoon games, there’s plenty of preparation for them

Favourite footy journalist: I don't have one

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Brian Taylor

Worst injury: Should reconstruction

How many text messages do you send a day: Between 5-10

Three phone apps you can’t live without: Instagram, Facebook and AFL App

Favourite Twitter account you follow: Carl Barron

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: Some of my parents’ songs

Best concert you’ve been to: Drake

Where did you holiday after last season: I went home to country Victoria

Favourite sport other than football: Basketball

What sport would you like to compete in at the 2016 Olympics: Shooting

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: No

Favourite restaurant: Grill’d

Do you believe in UFOs: No

 What three items would you take to a desert island: Phone, hat and towel

Any special hobbies or interests: I love the beach

Three famous people you would like to meet: Angelina Jolie, Travis Pastrana and Lebron James

What do you have that is of great value to you, but no one else: Nothing