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Williams a speed machine

North's Josh Williams has fallen just short of claiming the title as the fastest player in the AFL.

2:03pm Oct 3, 2017

Williams' speed on show

Even before he was drafted to North, Josh Williams had a reputation for his amazing speed.

10:49am Sep 29, 2017

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Josh
Williams

Height
189 cm
DOB
12-06-1998
Weight
73 kg
Debut
-
Games
2017
2
Career
2
Goals
2017
1
Career
1
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
114
Avg
57
JoshWilliams

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior clubs: Hermit Park/Surfers Paradise
Recruited from: Gold Coast Academy
Draft: #36, 2016 National
Debut: Yet to debut

Strengths

- Outstanding pace
- Ability to find space

Jumper Club Members

- NMFC Peninsula Supporters Group
- Mendes Family

Background: Pre-NMFC

 

Selected with pick 36 in the 2016 National Draft, Williams has all the attributes of the modern-day AFL wingman.

Williams trained with the Gold Coast Academy before arriving at North Melbourne, and boasts outstanding pace and ability to find space. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 2
    • Kicks 6.5
    • Handballs 6.5
    • Disposals 13.0
    • Marks 5.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 57.0

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 Essendon Rd 18
Handballs 7 Essendon Rd 18
Disposals 14 Essendon Rd 18
Marks 6 Essendon Rd 18
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Essendon Rd 18
Goals 1 Essendon Rd 18
AFL Fantasy 65 Essendon Rd 18

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 West Coast Eagles L 93 - 136 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Geelong Cats L 112 - 111 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 GWS Giants L 67 - 109 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Western Bulldogs L 86 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Fremantle L 67 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Gold Coast Suns W 107 - 94 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Adelaide Crows W 145 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Sydney Swans L 78 - 120 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Melbourne W 90 - 104 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Carlton W 96 - 113 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Richmond L 66 - 101 - - - - - - - - - - -
13 St Kilda L 72 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Western Bulldogs L 107 - 106 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Gold Coast Suns L 118 - 99 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Fremantle L 82 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Port Adelaide L 127 - 57 - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Essendon L 132 - 105 7 7 14 6 0 0 2 3 1 0 65
19 Melbourne W 76 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Collingwood L 57 - 111 6 6 12 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 49
21 Hawthorn L 116 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 St Kilda L 127 - 78 - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Brisbane Lions W 79 - 130 - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 6 - L: 16 13 13 26 10 0 1 2 4 1 2 114

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 2
    • Kicks 6.5
    • Handballs 6.5
    • Disposals 13.0
    • Marks 5.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 57.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
Handballs 7 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
Disposals 14 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
Marks 6 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 3 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
Goals 1 Essendon Rd 18, 2017
AFL Fantasy 65 Essendon Rd 18, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 North Melbourne 13 13 26 10 0 1 2 4 1 2 114

Legend

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