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Castagna’s goalden run

Richmond’s livewire, young forward Jason Castagna is ranked equal second among the competition’s rising star contenders for total goals this season.

10:11am  May 22, 2017

Tigers' forward fleet proving hard to swat

Daniel Rioli, Dan Butler and Jason Castagna have focused on their tackling to spur their improvement.

11:26am  May 14, 2017

Pressure is Castagna’s key focus

An AFL career-high four goals in Richmond’s 52-point victory over Brisbane was a bonus for lively, young, small forward Jason Castagna.

4:17pm  Apr 17, 2017

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Jason
Castagna

Height
181 cm
DOB
12-07-1996
Weight
79 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2017
12
Career
17
Goals
2017
13
Career
15
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
681
Avg
57
JasonCastagna

Player Bio

Emerged as a talented prospect in 2016, playing five senior games and providing good run off half-back.

A medium defender who likes to take the game on, Castagna has the tools to eventually graduate from the rookie list and become a senior player.

Draft history: 2015 Rookie Draft selection (Richmond) No. 29.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 12
    • Kicks 6.9
    • Handballs 4.7
    • Disposals 11.6
    • Marks 3.3
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.8
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 56.8

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 12 Brisbane Lions Rd 4
Handballs 8 Carlton Rd 1
Disposals 20 Carlton Rd 1
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 3
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 West Coast Eagles Rd 3
Goals 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 4
AFL Fantasy 98 West Coast Eagles Rd 3

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Carlton W 89 - 132 12 8 20 3 0 2 3 4 2 4 86
2 Collingwood W 99 - 80 3 5 8 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 30
3 West Coast Eagles W 76 - 65 11 5 16 8 0 0 0 6 1 1 98
4 Brisbane Lions W 67 - 119 12 4 16 6 0 0 1 2 4 1 92
5 Melbourne W 88 - 75 6 5 11 5 0 0 1 4 1 1 63
6 Adelaide Crows L 140 - 64 3 5 8 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 28
7 Western Bulldogs L 80 - 75 4 7 11 3 0 0 1 4 0 1 49
8 Fremantle L 70 - 72 8 4 12 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 46
9 GWS Giants L 78 - 75 7 4 11 4 0 0 1 1 2 1 55
10 Essendon W 81 - 66 4 5 9 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 47
11 North Melbourne W 66 - 101 7 1 8 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 46
13 Sydney Swans L 71 - 80 6 3 9 2 0 3 0 0 1 2 41
14 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
16 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
18 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
23 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 7 - L: 5 83 56 139 39 0 9 9 33 13 11 681

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 17
    • Kicks 7.2
    • Handballs 5.3
    • Disposals 12.5
    • Marks 3.5
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.4
    • Goals 0.9
    • AFL Fantasy 56.8

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 Western Bulldogs Rd 16, 2016
Handballs 12 Essendon Rd 17, 2016
Disposals 23 Essendon Rd 17, 2016
Marks 8 West Coast Eagles Rd 3, 2017
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 6 West Coast Eagles Rd 3, 2017
Goals 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 4, 2017
AFL Fantasy 98 West Coast Eagles Rd 3, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Richmond 83 56 139 39 0 9 9 33 13 11 681
2016 Richmond 40 34 74 20 0 2 3 8 2 0 285

Legend

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