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McCluggage: Staying focused

Hugh McCluggage says the Lions are wary of keeping a lid on the hype surrounding three straight wins.

4:53pm  Jul 17, 2018

Coaches Votes: Round 14

Luke Hodge's classy performance against the Giants was rewarded in the Coaches Votes.

8:54am  Jun 26, 2018

Team of the Week

Two Lions named in Team of the Week.

10:42am  May 22, 2018

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Hugh: Keeping a lid on it

4:36pm  Jul 17, 2018

Post-match: Hugh McCluggage

6:36pm  Jul 14, 2018

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Hugh
McCluggage

Height
185 cm
DOB
03-03-1998
Weight
83 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2018
16
Career
34
Goals
2018
6
Career
14
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1225
Avg
77
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

  • 2018 Season Average
    Games Played 16
    • Kicks 10.9
    • Handballs 8.1
    • Disposals 18.9
    • Marks 4.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.1
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 76.6

2018 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 Fremantle Rd 15
Handballs 21 Hawthorn Rd 17
Disposals 29 Hawthorn Rd 17
Marks 8 GWS Giants Rd 14
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Fremantle Rd 15
Goals 2 Port Adelaide Rd 3
AFL Fantasy 111 GWS Giants Rd 14

2018 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 St Kilda L 107 - 82 11 7 18 4 0 1 2 1 0 1 59
2 Melbourne L 74 - 100 11 7 18 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 69
3 Port Adelaide L 97 - 92 10 4 14 5 0 0 1 5 2 0 82
4 Richmond L 110 - 17 13 3 16 2 0 2 2 2 0 1 56
5 Gold Coast Suns L 71 - 76 11 15 26 5 0 1 0 5 0 0 99
6 GWS Giants L 77 - 43 10 6 16 7 0 2 1 0 0 0 62
7 Collingwood L 114 - 121 11 4 15 8 0 2 0 1 1 0 77
8 Western Bulldogs L 107 - 93 9 6 15 5 0 2 1 1 1 0 63
9 Hawthorn W 129 - 73 13 14 27 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 83
10 Sydney Swans L 49 - 67 13 4 17 3 0 1 0 6 0 0 81
11 North Melbourne L 141 - 87 4 5 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 28
12 Essendon L 62 - 84 8 4 12 6 0 2 0 4 0 3 71
14 GWS Giants L 82 - 109 15 12 27 8 0 1 1 5 0 0 111
15 Fremantle W 64 - 119 15 9 24 5 0 1 2 6 0 1 98
16 Carlton W 120 - 55 12 8 20 6 0 1 1 4 1 1 91
17 Hawthorn W 65 - 98 8 21 29 3 0 1 1 4 1 0 95
18 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
20 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 4 - L: 12 174 129 303 73 0 18 12 50 6 8 1225

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 34
    • Kicks 9.6
    • Handballs 7.3
    • Disposals 16.9
    • Marks 4.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.5
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 68.4

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 Fremantle Rd 15, 2018
Handballs 21 Hawthorn Rd 17, 2018
Disposals 29 Hawthorn Rd 17, 2018
Marks 8 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2018
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 Fremantle Rd 15, 2018
Goals 2 Port Adelaide Rd 3, 2018
AFL Fantasy 111 GWS Giants Rd 14, 2018

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2018 Brisbane Lions 174 129 303 73 0 18 12 50 6 8 1225
2017 Brisbane Lions 152 120 272 70 0 13 8 36 8 15 1102

Legend

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