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Dayne
Beams

Height
187 cm
DOB
12-02-1990
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2009
Games
2018
15
Career
162
Goals
2018
13
Career
162
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1554
Avg
104
DayneBeams

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Southport
Clubs: Collingwood / Brisbane Lions
Debut: Rd 2 2009
Recruited from: Collingwood
Brownlow Votes:
44

 

Introduction

Brisbane Lions Captain Dayne Beams is a midfielder known for his skills around the packs, hardness at the contest and ability to win the contested footy.

Beams also has the ability to push forward and be dangerous in attack kicking 118 goals in his 110 games for Collingwood.

He was traded to Brisbane during the 2014 Trade Period for Pick No. 5 and Jack Crisp.

 

Background

• Beams played his junior football on the Gold Coast with Southport, he was the captain of the Queensland U18 team in 2008 before being drafted by Collingwood with pick 29 in the 2008 National Draft.

• He debuted for the Pies in Rd2 2009 and went on to play 18 games in his debut season, kicking 14 goals and winning Best First Year Player at the Pies.

• Beams was a member of Collingwood's 2010 AFL Premiership Team, defeating St Kilda in the Grand Final replay after the first Grand Final was drawn.

• 2012 was Beams' best individual season, winning the Collingwood Best & Fairest, All Australian selection and finishing equal 8th in the Brownlow medal with 19 votes. 

• Beams was traded to the Lions during the 2014 AFL Trade Period in exchange for pick 5 and Jack Crisp.

 

Season by Season

Season by Season

• Beams was named Captain of the Lions by new Coach Chris Fagan and impressed across 19 matches.

• Averaged 27 disposals per game and kicked 20 goals. 

• Was named best on ground in both QClashes. 

• Finished 10th in the Brownlow Medal count. 

Season by Season

• Dayne Beams played just six quarters of football this season before requiring knee surgery for troublesome tendinitis.

• When the midfielder returned, however, he was back to his brilliant best collecting 30 touches and kicking a goal against Port Adelaide in Round 7.

 

Season By Season

• Dayne Beams, recruited from Collingwood at the end of 2014, played just 16 matches and re-wrote Club history as the first player to claim the Merrett-Murray Medal having played less than 18 games. 

• The 25-year old averaged 28 disposals (13 contested) and 6.5 clearances a match despite playing in a midfield often missing some of its best players through injury.

• His good form came to an abrupt end with news that he would require season-ending shoulder surgery. 

• Beams had a season high 38 disposals against St Kilda in Round Nine and kicked three goals from 29 touches a week later against the Giants.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 15
    • Kicks 15.5
    • Handballs 12.3
    • Disposals 27.8
    • Marks 5.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.9
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 103.6

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 23 Hawthorn Rd 17
Handballs 20 Sydney Swans Rd 10
Disposals 40 Carlton Rd 16
Marks 10 GWS Giants Rd 14
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 Western Bulldogs Rd 8
Goals 5 North Melbourne Rd 11
AFL Fantasy 137 North Melbourne Rd 11

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 St Kilda L 107 - 82 14 12 26 6 0 3 1 3 0 1 97
2 Melbourne L 74 - 100 9 7 16 4 0 1 1 5 0 2 73
3 Port Adelaide L 97 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Richmond L 110 - 17 13 12 25 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 88
5 Gold Coast Suns L 71 - 76 11 17 28 4 0 3 1 2 0 0 87
6 GWS Giants L 77 - 43 18 11 29 8 0 0 2 3 1 1 113
7 Collingwood L 114 - 121 16 15 31 5 0 1 2 5 2 0 120
8 Western Bulldogs L 107 - 93 11 6 17 4 0 1 3 5 0 0 69
9 Hawthorn W 129 - 73 17 11 28 8 0 0 1 3 2 1 119
10 Sydney Swans L 49 - 67 18 20 38 3 0 4 1 4 1 1 127
11 North Melbourne L 141 - 87 20 12 32 6 0 2 2 2 5 1 137
12 Essendon L 62 - 84 7 7 14 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 50
14 GWS Giants L 82 - 109 20 7 27 10 0 3 0 0 1 0 113
15 Fremantle W 64 - 119 14 19 33 6 0 2 0 3 0 0 112
16 Carlton W 120 - 55 22 18 40 9 0 3 3 1 1 0 133
17 Hawthorn W 65 - 98 23 10 33 7 0 0 1 2 0 1 116
18 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
20 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 4 - L: 12 233 184 417 87 0 24 20 44 13 8 1554

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 162
    • Kicks 13.1
    • Handballs 12.3
    • Disposals 25.4
    • Marks 4.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.7
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 98.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 23 Hawthorn Rd 17, 2018
Handballs 26 Collingwood Rd 1, 2015
Disposals 41 West Coast Eagles Rd 19, 2017
Marks 10 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2018
Hit-outs 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2009
Tackles 11 Fremantle Rd 14, 2015
Goals 5 North Melbourne Rd 11, 2018
AFL Fantasy 155 Melbourne Rd 11, 2012

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Brisbane Lions 233 184 417 87 0 24 20 44 13 8 1554
2017 Brisbane Lions 276 238 514 86 0 23 15 79 20 11 1987
2016 Brisbane Lions 27 21 48 7 0 4 1 5 1 1 172
2015 Brisbane Lions 232 219 451 72 0 19 20 67 10 11 1648
2014 Collingwood 278 238 516 68 0 21 15 100 23 16 2044
2013 Collingwood 109 119 228 37 0 15 7 31 6 3 833
2012 Collingwood 380 361 741 108 0 23 9 101 28 16 2770
2011 Collingwood 188 177 365 82 0 13 8 58 21 10 1521
2010 Collingwood 255 255 510 107 0 16 13 75 26 32 2061
2009 Collingwood 143 175 318 84 1 15 7 42 14 11 1289

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones

AFL: 110 games, 118 goals

2017: Best on ground in QClash 13 and 14. 

Awards

AFL Awards

AFL Premiership
2010 - Collingwood defeated St Kilda

All Australian Team
2012

AFL Rising Star Nomination
Rd17 2009 v Carlton

Other Awards

Collingwood Best & Fairest 
2012

Collingwood Best First Year Player
2009

Queensland U18 Representative
2008