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Hugh McCluggage re-signs

Talented midfielder Hugh McCluggage has re-signed with the Lions until the end of 2021.

2:05pm  Dec 21, 2017

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9:37am  Aug 29, 2017

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Hugh
McCluggage

Height
185 cm
DOB
03-03-1998
Weight
83 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2017
18
Career
18
Goals
2017
8
Career
8
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1102
Avg
61
HughMcCluggage

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Ballarat Rebels
Clubs: Brisbane Lions
Debut: Rd 3 2017
Brownlow Votes: -

Introduction

Classy midfielder Hugh McCluggage was taken by the Brisbane Lions at Pick No. 3 in the 2016 AFL Draft.

He is an elite ball-winner with fantastic foot skills, but his forward-half efficiency makes him a truly special talent.

Season by Season

Season by Season

• McCluggage made his AFL debut in Round 3 against St Kilda. 

• He earned a Rising Star nomination in Round 14 after tallying 19 disposals, eight marks and nine involvements against GWS. 

• Played 18 Senior matches and averaged 15 disposals per game.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 18
    • Kicks 8.4
    • Handballs 6.7
    • Disposals 15.1
    • Marks 3.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 61.2

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 GWS Giants Rd 14
Handballs 11 Essendon Rd 15
Disposals 20 Essendon Rd 15
Marks 8 North Melbourne Rd 23
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 Geelong Cats Rd 16
Goals 1 North Melbourne Rd 23
AFL Fantasy 86 GWS Giants Rd 14

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Gold Coast Suns W 96 - 98 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Essendon L 84 - 111 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 St Kilda L 107 - 76 9 4 13 4 0 0 0 2 0 1 56
4 Richmond L 67 - 119 8 8 16 7 0 1 2 3 0 0 68
5 Western Bulldogs L 122 - 90 7 8 15 2 0 1 0 2 1 1 59
6 Port Adelaide L 67 - 150 4 3 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 28
7 Sydney Swans L 135 - 81 11 4 15 5 0 1 1 2 0 0 62
8 Hawthorn L 113 - 75 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Adelaide Crows L 60 - 140 6 9 15 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 40
10 Collingwood L 129 - 84 12 7 19 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 66
12 Fremantle W 121 - 64 9 7 16 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 59
13 Port Adelaide L 121 - 81 7 6 13 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 48
14 GWS Giants L 86 - 146 13 6 19 8 0 1 0 2 0 2 86
15 Essendon W 82 - 90 9 11 20 5 0 1 0 2 0 2 75
16 Geelong Cats L 78 - 163 6 6 12 3 0 3 1 5 1 2 67
17 Richmond L 112 - 81 8 6 14 4 0 1 0 2 1 1 64
18 Carlton W 112 - 82 10 7 17 4 0 1 1 2 1 0 68
19 West Coast Eagles L 113 - 45 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Western Bulldogs L 89 - 103 6 7 13 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 50
21 Gold Coast Suns W 142 - 84 8 6 14 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 47
22 Melbourne L 104 - 91 8 9 17 5 0 2 1 4 1 0 78
23 North Melbourne L 79 - 130 11 6 17 8 0 0 1 2 1 1 81
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 17 152 120 272 70 0 13 8 36 8 15 1102

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 18
    • Kicks 8.4
    • Handballs 6.7
    • Disposals 15.1
    • Marks 3.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 61.2

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017
Handballs 11 Essendon Rd 15, 2017
Disposals 20 Essendon Rd 15, 2017
Marks 8 North Melbourne Rd 23, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 Geelong Cats Rd 16, 2017
Goals 1 North Melbourne Rd 23, 2017
AFL Fantasy 86 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Brisbane Lions 152 120 272 70 0 13 8 36 8 15 1102

Legend

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