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Larkey’s apprenticeship over

Nick Larkey has stamped his claim as an integral member of North’s forward-line.

3:18pm May 17, 2019

Larkey praised by great

North Melbourne forward Nick Larkey has been recognised by one of the game’s greatest forwards.

12:55pm Apr 30, 2019

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Larkey highlights (Rd 6, 2019)

12:30pm  Apr 29, 2019

Larkey post-match (Rd 6, 2019)

10:01pm  Apr 26, 2019

Larkey interview (Rd 6, 2019)

6:33pm  Apr 25, 2019

Larkey - In Review

10:24am  Sep 6, 2018

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Nick
Larkey

Height
198 cm
DOB
06-06-1998
Weight
93 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2019
8
Career
10
Goals
2019
11
Career
11
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
427
Avg
53
NickLarkey

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior clubs: Kew Comets
Recruited from: Oakleigh Chargers
Draft: #73, 2016 National
Debut: Yet to debut

Strengths

- Strong mark
- Agile big man
- Plays multiple positions

Jumper Club Members

- Kyan & Tyler Barclay

Background: Pre-NMFC


Oakleigh Chargers and Trinity Grammar product Nick Larkey had to wait until late in the 2016 Draft to hear his name read out.

Larkey was selected with pick 73, the Roos' final pick.

The agile big man can play at either end of the ground, and at 197 centimetres is also capable of going through the ruck.

Season by season

Season by season

Despite not playing a senior game in 2018, Nick Larkey took great strides in his development in the VFL.

Larkey claimed the ‘Frosty’ Miller Medal, awarded to the league’s leading goalkicker, after an impressive season in North’s stand-alone side.

2017

Pick #73 at the 2016 National Draft, 198cm Nick Larkey earned his round 18 debut for North Melbourne after enjoying a standout season in the VFL for Werribee, ending the year as the Tiger’s top goal-kicker.

Larkey didn’t trouble the statistician’s much in his debut, failing to record a possession, but showed enough to the coaches to get another crack at AFL footy in round 20 against Collingwood.

While Larkey didn’t set either game on fire, he has been given the famous #20 at the club, showing how highly he is rated internally.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 8
    • Kicks 4.9
    • Handballs 4.6
    • Disposals 9.5
    • Marks 3.6
    • Hit-Outs 3.3
    • Tackles 1.9
    • Goals 1.4
    • AFL Fantasy 53.4

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 8 Geelong Cats Rd 8
Handballs 10 Geelong Cats Rd 8
Disposals 18 Geelong Cats Rd 8
Marks 6 Port Adelaide Rd 6
Hit-outs 6 Richmond Rd 11
Tackles 4 Port Adelaide Rd 6
Goals 3 Western Bulldogs Rd 10
AFL Fantasy 82 Port Adelaide Rd 6

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Fremantle L 141 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Brisbane Lions L 87 - 107 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Hawthorn L 87 - 71 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Adelaide Crows W 71 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Essendon L 58 - 116 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Port Adelaide L 88 - 72 7 3 10 6 2 1 0 4 3 0 82
7 Carlton W 62 - 120 4 6 10 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 33
8 Geelong Cats L 80 - 104 8 10 18 5 1 0 1 2 1 2 73
9 Sydney Swans L 72 - 77 2 8 10 2 6 1 0 1 1 0 45
10 Western Bulldogs W 90 - 115 3 4 7 2 3 0 0 3 3 0 56
11 Richmond W 99 - 62 5 1 6 3 6 2 0 3 1 1 53
12 Gold Coast Suns W 72 - 99 4 2 6 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 32
13 GWS Giants L 68 - 91 6 3 9 5 4 0 0 1 1 0 53
15 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
16 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
19 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 5 - L: 8 39 37 76 29 26 5 4 15 11 4 427

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 10
    • Kicks 4.1
    • Handballs 4.1
    • Disposals 8.2
    • Marks 3.0
    • Hit-Outs 2.8
    • Tackles 1.6
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 45.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 8 Geelong Cats Rd 8, 2019
Handballs 10 Geelong Cats Rd 8, 2019
Disposals 18 Geelong Cats Rd 8, 2019
Marks 6 Port Adelaide Rd 6, 2019
Hit-outs 6 Richmond Rd 11, 2019
Tackles 4 Port Adelaide Rd 6, 2019
Goals 3 Western Bulldogs Rd 10, 2019
AFL Fantasy 82 Port Adelaide Rd 6, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 North Melbourne 39 37 76 29 26 5 4 15 11 4 427
2018 North Melbourne 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 North Melbourne 2 4 6 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 23

Legend

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Kicks
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Marks
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Hit-outs
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Frees For
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Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
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