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Beech's beautiful tribute

It was six points on the scoreboard, but the sentimental value of Jono Beech’s first AFL goal was so much more

2:29pm Jun 10, 2017

Beech boards

Jono Beech has made the trip to Geelong ahead of Friday night's blockbuster clash with the Cats at Simonds Stadium

10:00am Jun 1, 2017

Beech back to full flight

Jonathon Beech says he finally feels he’s back to peak fitness after an injury-interrupted start to the year

11:19pm May 20, 2017

Latest Player Video

Know Your Crow: Jono Beech

11:29am  Mar 11, 2016

Senior List

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Jonathon
Beech

Height
188 cm
DOB
09-11-1990
Weight
88 kg
Debut
2017
Games
2017
3
Career
3
Goals
2017
1
Career
1
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
159
Avg
53
JonathonBeech

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior clubs: Barmera-Monash (SA)/West Adelaide
AFL debut: v St Kilda, Round 12, 2017
Recruited from: West Adelaide (SA)
Brownlow votes: -

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Produced a stellar first season with the Crows’ State League side. Beech kicked three goals from 26 disposals in his Club debut against former team West Adelaide. Beech carried consistent SANFL form throughout the year, averaging 18 disposals a game and kicking 29 goals for the season. Was rewarded with promotion to the senior list ahead of the Showdown in Round 20 and came close to an AFL debut as senior emergency for the Round 23 clash with West Coast. Slotted a career-best seven goals in Adelaide’s SANFL Semi-Final win over South Adelaide and claimed the Crows’ State League Club Champion award. Retained on the rookie list for Season 2017.

Season by Season

Season by Season

Secured a spot on Adelaide’s 2016 rookie list after narrowly missing out the year prior. Beech is a strong-marking forward, who can also run through the midfield. The West Adelaide premiership player kicked 35 goals in 2015 to finish eighth in the Ken Farmer Medal. He also averaged 18 possessions, seven marks, six score involvements and four inside 50ms across 22 SANFL games. Beech ranked No.1 in the SANFL for total marks and third for contested marks. Originally from Riverland club Barmera-Monash.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 3
    • Kicks 5.0
    • Handballs 7.7
    • Disposals 12.7
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 53.0

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 St Kilda Rd 12
Handballs 8 Carlton Rd 15
Disposals 15 St Kilda Rd 12
Marks 4 Carlton Rd 15
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 St Kilda Rd 12
Goals 1 St Kilda Rd 12
AFL Fantasy 72 St Kilda Rd 12

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 GWS Giants W 147 - 91 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Hawthorn W 89 - 113 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Port Adelaide W 83 - 100 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Essendon W 153 - 88 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Gold Coast Suns W 86 - 153 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Richmond W 140 - 64 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 North Melbourne L 145 - 86 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Melbourne L 66 - 107 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Brisbane Lions W 60 - 140 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Fremantle W 143 - 43 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Geelong Cats L 96 - 74 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 St Kilda W 111 - 54 7 8 15 4 0 1 0 4 1 0 72
14 Hawthorn L 82 - 96 5 7 12 2 0 1 0 3 0 0 48
15 Carlton W 77 - 89 3 8 11 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 39
16 Western Bulldogs W 104 - 45 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Melbourne W 70 - 116 - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Geelong Cats W 91 - 70 - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Collingwood D 103 - 103 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Port Adelaide W 130 - 46 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Essendon W 80 - 123 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Sydney Swans D 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
23 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 15 - L: 4 - D: 2 15 23 38 10 0 2 2 9 1 0 159

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 3
    • Kicks 5.0
    • Handballs 7.7
    • Disposals 12.7
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.0
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 53.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 St Kilda Rd 12, 2017
Handballs 8 Carlton Rd 15, 2017
Disposals 15 St Kilda Rd 12, 2017
Marks 4 Carlton Rd 15, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 4 St Kilda Rd 12, 2017
Goals 1 St Kilda Rd 12, 2017
AFL Fantasy 72 St Kilda Rd 12, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Adelaide Crows 15 23 38 10 0 2 2 9 1 0 159
2016 Adelaide Crows 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Awards

CLUB AWARDS

State League Club Champion
2016

Q&A

Nickname: Beechy

What was your best break in life: Moving to Adelaide

Best piece of advice your mother gave you: Live each day as if your life had just begun

If you weren’t a footballer, what would you like to be: Surfer

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it

If you could ask someone to be your mentor, who would it be: Shane Crawford

Morning or evening person: Evening

Favourite timeslot to play in: Afternoon

Favourite footy journalist: Garry Lyon

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Bruce McAvaney

Worst injury: Ankle surgery

How many text messages do you send a day: 15

Three phone apps you can’t live without: Facebook, Gumtree, BankSA

Favourite Twitter account you follow: SportsCenter

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: Shake it off – Taylor Swift

Best concert you’ve been to: Foo Fighters

Where did you holiday after last season: Riverland on a houseboat

Favourite sport other than football: Cricket

What sport would you like to compete in at the 2016 Olympics: Basketball

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: Sometimes

Favourite restaurant: Estia, Henley Beach

Do you believe in UFOs: No

What three items would you take to a desert island: Food, GPS, Phone

Any special hobbies or interests: Fishing, water sports

Three famous people you would like to meet: Michael Jordan, Roger Federer, Kelly Slater

What do you have that is of great value to you, but no one else: Boxer shorts