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Frost takes confidence from Hawks win

Sam Frost is hoping to gain some momentum from Saturday’s clash

4:23pm  May 6, 2019

Conversion a focal point for Dees

Frost says team will be determined to capitalise on scoreboard

4:06pm  Sep 13, 2018

Frost ready to take the game on

Sam Frost says he doesn’t take his place in side for granted

10:09am  Sep 6, 2018

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Episode 26: Inside Melbourne

5:30pm  Sep 13, 2018

Player update: Sam Frost

9:17am  Aug 10, 2016

Player update: Sam Frost

9:55am  Jun 9, 2016

Senior Players List

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Sam
Frost

Height
194 cm
DOB
28-08-1993
Weight
93 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2019
10
Career
79
Goals
2019
0
Career
8
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
499
Avg
50
SamFrost

Player Bio

At a glance

Draft history
2012 Rookie Draft selection (GWS Giants) No. 1; 2012 NAB AFL Draft rookie elevation (GWS Giants) selection No. 83.

Previous AFL club
GWS Giants (2012-14: 21 games).

Recruited from
Ormond (Vic)/Wesley College (Vic)/Sandringham U18/GWS Giants

Player sponsors

Gold
Stephen Bell

Silver
Di Conza Family

Bronze
Tom Schreurs

The key defender spent the first half of the 2018 season in the VFL, refining his contested work. Jake Lever's injury saw Frost rewarded with a call up and the athletic backman was solid in Melbourne's run home and finals campaign. With the arrival of Steven May and return of Jake Lever, Frost will have plenty of competition this year down back. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 10
    • Kicks 8.7
    • Handballs 4.4
    • Disposals 13.1
    • Marks 3.7
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 1.7
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 49.9

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 14 West Coast Eagles Rd 9
Handballs 9 Gold Coast Suns Rd 8
Disposals 22 Gold Coast Suns Rd 8
Marks 7 Gold Coast Suns Rd 8
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 5 St Kilda Rd 5
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 90 St Kilda Rd 5

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Port Adelaide L 61 - 87 4 5 9 3 0 2 5 2 0 0 26
2 Geelong Cats L 126 - 46 5 2 7 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 32
3 Essendon L 112 - 130 10 3 13 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 43
4 Sydney Swans W 78 - 100 6 2 8 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 32
5 St Kilda L 55 - 95 13 6 19 7 0 1 1 5 0 0 90
6 Richmond L 85 - 42 9 5 14 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 55
7 Hawthorn W 79 - 74 7 5 12 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 40
8 Gold Coast Suns W 60 - 61 13 9 22 7 0 1 1 0 0 1 77
9 West Coast Eagles L 85 - 69 14 1 15 6 0 1 1 1 0 0 64
10 GWS Giants L 68 - 94 6 6 12 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 40
11 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
18 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
19 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
23 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 3 - L: 7 87 44 131 37 0 6 12 17 0 1 499

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 79
    • Kicks 7.0
    • Handballs 5.3
    • Disposals 12.4
    • Marks 3.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.3
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.1
    • AFL Fantasy 49.3

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 15 Gold Coast Suns Rd 19, 2016
Handballs 12 Hawthorn Rd 7, 2017
Disposals 22 Gold Coast Suns Rd 8, 2019
Marks 8 Port Adelaide Rd 19, 2012
Hit-outs 8 GWS Giants Rd 2, 2015
Tackles 7 Richmond Rd 5, 2017
Goals 2 St Kilda Rd 6, 2016
AFL Fantasy 90 St Kilda Rd 5, 2019

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Melbourne 87 44 131 37 0 6 12 17 0 1 499
2018 Melbourne 88 61 149 46 2 10 16 30 0 0 608
2017 Melbourne 127 89 216 61 3 15 18 40 1 0 872
2016 Melbourne 113 93 206 57 3 7 21 35 5 6 819
2015 Melbourne 12 13 25 3 13 2 2 6 0 3 107
2014 GWS Giants 99 94 193 59 1 10 9 26 1 1 757
2013 GWS Giants 7 12 19 4 4 1 0 2 0 0 70
2012 GWS Giants 23 14 37 14 1 3 1 5 1 0 166

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

Honours

Brownlow history

Career votes: 0

2018 votes: 0

Milestones

Debut
R17, 2012: Fremantle v GWS Giants, Subiaco Oval

50th game
R14, 2017: West Coast v Melbourne, Subiaco Oval