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Beams ready to Bugg Shaw

Dayne Beams says he might take a page from Tomas Bugg's social media book and needle his best mate Heath Shaw ahead of the Giant's 250th game on Saturday.

3:34pm  Jun 19, 2017

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10:15am  Jun 14, 2017

Number changes for Sunday

Dayne Beams is one nine players to be allocated a change of jumper number for Sir Doug Nicholls Indigenous Round.

11:31am  May 26, 2017

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Senior Players List

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Dayne
Beams

Height
186 cm
DOB
12-02-1990
Weight
86 kg
Debut
2009
Games
2017
10
Career
138
Goals
2017
9
Career
138
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1093
Avg
109
DayneBeams

Player Bio

At a Glance

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

 

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.

 

Introduction

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 Birsbane during the 2014 Trade Period for pick 5 and Jack Crisp.

 

Season by Season

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

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 10
    • Kicks 15.8
    • Handballs 13.9
    • Disposals 29.7
    • Marks 3.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.4
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 109.3

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Fremantle Rd 12
Handballs 23 Adelaide Crows Rd 9
Disposals 40 Adelaide Crows Rd 9
Marks 7 Adelaide Crows Rd 9
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Fremantle Rd 12
Goals 3 Collingwood Rd 10
AFL Fantasy 145 Fremantle Rd 12

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Gold Coast Suns W 96 - 98 14 14 28 2 0 2 0 6 0 1 103
2 Essendon L 84 - 111 19 14 33 2 0 1 0 2 2 1 113
3 St Kilda L 107 - 76 17 13 30 5 0 2 3 8 1 1 124
4 Richmond L 67 - 119 13 12 25 4 0 2 0 1 2 1 94
5 Western Bulldogs L 122 - 90 21 15 36 5 0 1 1 5 0 0 126
6 Port Adelaide L 67 - 150 13 8 21 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 68
7 Sydney Swans L 135 - 81 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Hawthorn L 113 - 75 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Adelaide Crows L 60 - 140 17 23 40 7 0 1 0 6 0 1 144
10 Collingwood L 129 - 84 15 13 28 3 0 3 2 5 3 1 116
12 Fremantle W 121 - 64 21 15 36 5 0 1 1 8 1 1 145
13 Port Adelaide L 121 - 81 8 12 20 3 0 1 2 2 0 0 60
14 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
19 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
23 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 2 - L: 10 158 139 297 39 0 14 9 44 9 7 1093

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 138
    • Kicks 12.8
    • Handballs 12.3
    • Disposals 25.2
    • Marks 4.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.8
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 97.3

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Fremantle Rd 12, 2017
Handballs 26 Collingwood Rd 1, 2015
Disposals 40 Adelaide Crows Rd 9, 2017
Marks 10 St Kilda Rd 9, 2015
Hit-outs 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2009
Tackles 11 Fremantle Rd 14, 2015
Goals 4 Carlton Rd 7, 2014
AFL Fantasy 155 Melbourne Rd 11, 2012

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Brisbane Lions 158 139 297 39 0 14 9 44 9 7 1093
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

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