Kiara Bowers has had her third-straight perfect game in the AFLCA voting after polling ten votes in Fremantle's round four clash against the Gold Coast Suns on Saturday at Fremantle Oval.

Bowers was again at the top of the tackle count with 15 for the game, seven of those being made prior to quarter time.

It is the 16th time ‘Turbo’ has had 10 or more tackles in a match in her 19-game career, with the midfielder also leading the tackle count in every game she’s played this season.

Bowers also finished her game with a team-high 17 disposals and six clearances and a game-high 15 kicks.

With the votes from round four, Bowers now sits at the top of the AFLCA AFLW Champion Player of the Year Award leaderboard, edging out Western Bulldogs captain Ellie Blackburn by just one vote.

Current leaderboard


Kiara Bowers



Ellie Blackburn



Alyce Parker



Brittany Bonnici



Brianna Davey


Gabby O’Sullivan (six), Hayley Miller (six) and Roxanne Roux (two) were among the other vote-getters for round four.

O’Sullivan kicked two goals for the match and was key to many of Freo’s scoring opportunities on the day with her 16 touches and game-high six score involvements.

Hayley Miller had arguably her best game of the season for Fremantle, finishing her game with 17 disposals, six clearances, six tackles and a late goal to help seal the match in the fourth quarter.

After kicking a brilliant goal from the boundary, Roxanne Roux ended her day with 13 disposals, four score involvements and 10 hitouts as she took over rucking duties for Mim Strom throughout the game.

Round four votes v Gold Coast Suns

10 - Kiara Bowers (FRE)

6 - Gabby O'Sullivan (FRE)

6 - Hayley Miller (FRE)

6 - Jamie Stanton (GCFC)

2 - Roxanne Roux (FRE)