George Hewett (footballer)

George Hewett (born 29 December 1995) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Sydney Swans in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was drafted with pick 32 in the 2013 AFL draft by Sydney.[1]

George Hewett
Hewett playing for Sydney in June 2017
Personal information
Full name George Hewett
Date of birth (1995-12-29) 29 December 1995
Original team(s) North Adelaide
Draft No. 32, 2013 AFL draft
Height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb)
Position(s) Midfield
Club information
Current club Sydney
Number 29
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2014– Sydney 93 (31)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2019.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

AFL career

Originally a midfielder, Hewett moved into the forward line in order to better his chances of senior selection, being unable to break into the Swans star studded mid-field. Hewett made his AFL debut in round 1 of the 2016 AFL season against Collingwood. He would play all but two games that year, including the grand final. His best individual performance was against Brisbane, where he kicked three goals in the first quarter.

Statistics

Statistics are correct to the end of the 2016 season[2]
Legend
 G  Goals  B  Behinds  K  Kicks  H  Handballs  D  Disposals  M  Marks  T  Tackles
Season Team No. Games G B K H D M T G B K H D M T
Totals Averages (per game)
2016 Sydney 292418814816331168840.80.36.26.813.02.83.5
Career 24 18 8 148 163 311 68 84 0.8 0.3 6.2 6.8 13.0 2.8 3.5

References

  1. "Senior Players List". Sydney Swans. Retrieved 29 March 2016.
  2. "George Hewett stats". AFL Tables. Retrieved 1 November 2016.


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