Sam Kerridge, Richard Tambling, Aidan Riley and Tim McIntyre all contributed strongly in a losing Sturt side on Saturday.
Lewis Johnston picked up where he left off before North Adelaide’s bye, kicking five goals. Consistent midfielder Brad Symes amassed another 35 touches, while Graham Johncock kicked one goal from 18 possessions for the Port Magpies.
Jarryd Lyons played as a guest for the Roosters reserves in his second week back from a foot injury, winning 10 clearances.
Crows-listed player statistics
Brad Symes (Central District): 13 kicks, 22 handballs, 10 marks, five tackles and three clearances
Sam Kerridge (Sturt): 14 kicks, 14 handballs, seven marks and four rebound 50ms
Richard Tambling (Sturt): 13 kicks, 15 handballs, eight rebound 50ms
Aidan Riley (Sturt): nine kicks, 12 handballs and eight clearances
Tim McIntyre (Sturt): 13 kicks, one handball, seven marks and 1.6
Lewis Johnston (North Adelaide): 15 kicks, one handball, nine inside 50ms and 5.1
Graham Johncock (Port Adelaide): 14 kicks, four handballs, three inside 50ms and 1.0
Luke Thompson (Woodville-West Torrens): 10 kicks, 11 handballs, five marks and three rebound 50ms
Cam Ellis-Yolmen (Woodville-West Torrens): four kicks, eight handballs, four tackles and three clearances
Mitch Grigg (Norwood): 20 kicks, 14 handballs, six clearances, seven marks and 2.2
Nick Joyce (Woodville-West Torrens): 12 kicks, eight handballs and five clearances
Sam Martyn (Woodville-West Torrens): 13 kicks, eight handballs and 2.0
James Craig (North Adelaide): nine kicks, six handballs, 18 hit-outs and 2.2
Jarryd Lyons (guest player for North Adelaide): 17 kicks, eight handballs and 10 clearances
Glenelg, South Adelaide and West Adelaide had the bye