Nobby Clarke Medal - Updated After Round 7 2018


#121

Rounds 1 to 8 Votes Scored
Brendon Goddard 19
Zac Merrett 18
Orazio Fantasia 15
Michael Hurley 14
Joe Daniher 13
Dyson Heppell 8
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 7
Andrew McGrath 7
Travis Colyer 5
Patrick Ambrose 4
Jobe Watson 3
James Kelly 3
Shaun McKernan 2
Darcy Parish 2

David Zaharakis did not poll a single vote in the first games. Despite this he still managed to finish 3rd in the final count with 30 votes. Other strong performers who didn’t score in the first 8 rounds were Martin Gleeson (18 votes) and Cale Hooker (13).

Three players in McKernan (Round 1), Ambrose (Round 3) and Colyer (Round 4) scored their only votes for the season in the first 8 rounds.

Rounds 9 to 16 Votes Scored
Michael Hurley 25
David Zaharakis 16
Zac Merrett 12
Martin Gleeson 8
Brendon Goddard 6
Mark Baguley 6
Cale Hooker 5
Orazio Fantasia 4
Dyson Heppell 4
Tom Bellchambers 4
Conor Mckenna 4
Joe Daniher 3
Andrew McGrath 3
Jobe Watson 2
James Kelly 2
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 1

It was during these rounds that Hurley set up a massive lead over Zac Merrett by outscoring him 25 votes to 12. Also making his move towards his podium finish was David Zaharakis who scored 16 votes. Goddard scored 19 of his 27 votes in the first 8 weeks.

During these 7 games Darcy Parish failed to pick up a vote, despite getting 13 votes for the year. Joe Daniher also struggled to pick up votes during this time, only managing to collect 3 of the 27 votes he socred.

Round 17 Onwards Votes Scored
David Zaharakis 14
Zac Merrett 12
Joe Daniher 11
Darcy Parish 11
Martin Gleeson 10
Dyson Heppell 10
Cale Hooker 8
Tom Bellchambers 8
Andrew McGrath 6
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 6
Michael Hurley 5
James Stewart 5
James Kelly 4
Conor Mckenna 3
Mark Baguley 2
Jobe Watson 2
Brendon Goddard 2
Orazio Fantasia 1

David Zakarakis continued his late season surge by leading the way over the last 8 matches for the year. As a team there was a far greater spread of voters with 18 individuals scoring a vote, compared to 16 in the middle 7 games and only 14 over the first 8 rounds.

James Stewart scored all 5 of his votes over the final 7 matches of the season, while Darcy Parish scored 85% of his votes (11 out of 13).


#122

Rounds 1 to 12 – Pre Bye Votes
Michael Hurley 28
Zac Merrett 27
Brendon Goddard 23
Joe Daniher 15
Orazio Fantasia 15
Dyson Heppell 11
Andrew McGrath 10
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 8
David Zaharakis 7
Cale Hooker 5
Jobe Watson 5
Travis Colyer 5
Tom Bellchambers 4
Patrick Ambrose 4
Martin Gleeson 3
James Kelly 3
Darcy Parish 2
Conor Mckenna 2
Shaun McKernan 2
Mark Baguley 1

A tight battle between Zac and Hurls over the first half of the season. Brendan Goddard scored 85% of his votes before the bye, while Fantasia scored 75% of his votes – 15 out of 20.

Round 14 onwards – Post Bye Votes
David Zaharakis 23
Michael Hurley 16
Zac Merrett 15
Martin Gleeson 15
Joe Daniher 12
Dyson Heppell 11
Darcy Parish 11
Cale Hooker 8
Tom Bellchambers 8
Mark Baguley 7
Andrew McGrath 6
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 6
James Kelly 6
Orazio Fantasia 5
Conor Mckenna 5
James Stewart 5
Brendon Goddard 4
Jobe Watson 2

David Zaharakis outscored everyone else post bye with 23 votes. Next best was Hurley on 16 following by Zac Merrett and Gleeson on 15. Zaharakis scored 77% of his votes after the bye, with only Parish 85% and
Gleeson 83% having a higher percentage of players who scored higher than 10 votes.


#123

Cheers for laying out the numbers like this. It makes it really interesting to pair against your own perceptions of how the players performed throughout different stages of the season.


#124

Sensational @redbull thanks


#125

Capturing the 2017 Votes
Round 1 vs Hawthorn - W116-91
Dyson Heppell 5
Zac Merrett 4
Orazio Fantasia 3
Shaun McKernan 2
Brendon Goddard 1

Round 2 vs Brisbane Lions - W111-84
Orazio Fantasia 5
Zac Merrett 4
Jobe Watson 3
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 2
Brendon Goddard 1

Round 3 vs Carlton - L42-57
Brendon Goddard 5
Patrick Ambrose 4
James Kelly 3
Darcy Parish 2
Dyson Heppell 1

Round 4 vs Adelaide - L88-153
Travis Colyer 5
Andrew McGrath 4
Brendon Goddard 3
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 2
Zac Merrett 1

Round 5 vs Collingwood - W100-82
Joe Daniher 5
Orazio Fantasia 4
Zac Merrett 3
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 2
Brendon Goddard 1

Round 6 vs Melbourne - L74-112
Michael Hurley 5
Brendon Goddard 4
Andrew McGrath 3
Joe Daniher 2
Zac Merrett 1

Round 7 vs Fremantle - L79-116
Michael Hurley 5
Brendon Goddard 4
Zac Merrett 3
Dyson Heppell 2
Joe Daniher 1

Round 8 vs Geelong - W110-93
Joe Daniher 5
Michael Hurley 4
Orazio Fantasia 3
Zac Merrett 2
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 1

Round 9 vs West Coast Eagles - W125-64
David Zaharakis 5
Michael Hurley 4
Zac Merrett 3
Joe Daniher 2
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 1

Round 10 vs Richmond - L66-81
Michael Hurley 5
Brendon Goddard 4
Andrew McGrath 3
David Zaharakis 2
Mark Baguley 1

Round 11 vs Greater Western Sydney Giants - L101-117
Michael Hurley 5
Tom Bellchambers 4
Martin Gleeson 3
Zac Merrett 2
Jobe Watson 1

Round 12 vs Port Adelaide - W131-61
Cale Hooker 5
Zac Merrett 4
Dyson Heppell 3
Conor Mckenna 2
Jobe Watson 1

Round 14 vs Sydney - L85-86
Michael Hurley 5
David Zaharakis 4
Zac Merrett 3
Conor Mckenna 2
Mark Baguley 1

Round 15 vs Brisbane - L82-90
Martin Gleeson 5
Mark Baguley 4
Michael Hurley 3
Brendon Goddard 2
Joe Daniher 1

Round 16 vs Collingwood - W117-80
David Zaharakis 5
Orazio Fantasia 4
Michael Hurley 3
James Kelly 2
Dyson Heppell 1

Round 17 vs St Kilda - W118-57
Martin Gleeson 5
James Kelly 4
Joe Daniher 3
Zac Merrett 2
Michael Hurley 1

Round 18 vs North Melbourne - W132-105
Zac Merrett 5
Cale Hooker 4
Dyson Heppell 3
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 2
Orazio Fantasia 1

Round 19 vs Western Bulldogs - L97-127
Joe Daniher 5
Darcy Parish 4
David Zaharakis 3
James Stewart 2
Michael Hurley 1

Round 20 vs Carlton - W84-76
Dyson Heppell 5
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 4
David Zaharakis 3
Conor Mckenna 2
Michael Hurley 1

Round 21 vs Adelaide L80-123
Andrew McGrath 5
Cale Hooker 4
David Zaharakis 3
Michael Hurley 2
Conor Mckenna 1

Round 22 vs Gold Cost - W90-57
David Zaharakis 5
Tom Bellchambers 4
Darcy Parish 3
Dyson Heppell 2
Andrew McGrath 1

Round 23 vs Fremantle - W107-92
Zac Merrett 5
Tom Bellchambers 4
James Stewart 3
Jobe Watson 2
Mark Baguley 1

Elimination Final vs Sydney - L56-121
Martin Gleeson 5
Darcy Parish4
Joe Daniher 3
Brendon Goddard 2
Mark Baguley 1

Nobby Clarke 2017 Final Tally
Michael Hurley 44
Zac Merrett 42
David Zaharakis 30
Joe Daniher 27
Brendon Goddard 27
Dyson Heppell 22
Orazio Fantasia 20
Martin Gleeson 18
Andrew McGrath 16
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti 14
Darcy Parish 13
Cale Hooker 13
Tom Bellchambers 12
James Kelly 9
Mark Baguley 8
Conor Mckenna 7
Jobe Watson 7
James Stewart 5
Travis Colyer 5
Patrick Ambrose 4
Shaun McKernan 2