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Dayne
Beams

Height
186 cm
DOB
12-02-1990
Weight
86 kg
Debut
2009
Games
2017
19
Career
147
Goals
2017
20
Career
149
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1987
Avg
105
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 19
    • Kicks 14.5
    • Handballs 12.5
    • Disposals 27.1
    • Marks 4.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.2
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 104.6

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 23 West Coast Eagles Rd 19
Handballs 23 Adelaide Crows Rd 9
Disposals 41 West Coast Eagles Rd 19
Marks 10 Carlton Rd 18
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Fremantle Rd 12
Goals 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 21
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 L 86 - 146 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
15 Essendon W 82 - 90 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Geelong Cats L 78 - 163 7 11 18 2 0 1 1 6 0 0 71
17 Richmond L 112 - 81 11 10 21 7 0 1 0 5 0 0 95
18 Carlton W 112 - 82 21 9 30 10 0 0 0 3 3 1 142
19 West Coast Eagles L 113 - 45 23 18 41 5 0 3 1 6 0 0 144
20 Western Bulldogs L 89 - 103 9 13 22 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 80
21 Gold Coast Suns W 142 - 84 19 13 32 7 0 1 1 4 4 1 143
22 Melbourne L 104 - 91 16 17 33 7 0 3 1 4 3 1 138
23 North Melbourne L 79 - 130 11 7 18 4 0 0 2 4 1 1 76
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 17 276 238 514 86 0 23 15 79 20 11 1987

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 147
    • Kicks 12.8
    • Handballs 12.3
    • Disposals 25.1
    • Marks 4.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.8
    • Goals 1.0
    • AFL Fantasy 97.4

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 23 West Coast Eagles Rd 19, 2017
Handballs 26 Collingwood Rd 1, 2015
Disposals 41 West Coast Eagles Rd 19, 2017
Marks 10 Carlton Rd 18, 2017
Hit-outs 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2009
Tackles 11 Fremantle Rd 14, 2015
Goals 4 Gold Coast Suns Rd 21, 2017
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 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

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