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O'Meara begins road to recovery

For Jaeger O’Meara, the decision to undergo two bouts of cutting edge knee surgery was a no-brainer.

3:21pm  Nov 21, 2014

O'Meara undergoes surgery in London

Jaeger O'Meara has undergone the first of two bouts of knee surgery that could keep him out of round one next season.

4:20pm  Nov 5, 2014

2014 Review: Jaeger O'Meara

Any fears Jaeger O’Meara would suffer from second-year blues were put to bed early this season.

2:44pm  Oct 9, 2014

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2014 Highlight: Jaeger O'Meara

2:57pm  Oct 8, 2014

SUNS RAW: Jaeger O'Meara

11:21pm  Aug 2, 2014

All class from Jaeger

9:40pm  Aug 2, 2014

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Jaeger
O'Meara

Height
182 cm
DOB
23-02-1994
Weight
83 kg
Debut
-
Games
2015
0
Career
44
Goals
2015
0
Career
27
2015 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
0
Avg
0
JaegerO'Meara

Player Bio

At A Glance

Player Honours: 3rd Best and Fairest 2013; NAB AFL Rising Star 2013.
Brownlow Medal: 2014 votes 1; career votes 5.
Draft History: 2011 NAB AFL Mini Draft 1st round selection(Gold Coast) No. 1 overall.

Despite playing with tendinitis in both knees for most of the year, requiring surgery during the off-season, O’Meara had a fantastic second season in the AFL.

He played all 22 games for the second straight year, averaged 22 disposals and was top 10 in the League for tackles (142).

The West Australian is as hard as nails and loves crashing packs, averaging more than 10 contested possessions and four clearances a match. O’Meara’s foot skills have improved and he is a crucial part of the young SUNS midfield.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2015 Season Average
    Games Played 0
    • Kicks 0.0
    • Handballs 0.0
    • Disposals 0.0
    • Marks 0.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 0.0
    • Goals 0.0
    • AFL Fantasy 0.0

2015 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 0 - -
Handballs 0 - -
Disposals 0 - -
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 0 - -
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 0 - -

2015 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Melbourne L 115 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 St Kilda L 76 - 104 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Geelong Cats L 105 - 96 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
7 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
14 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
16 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
18 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 0 - L: 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 44
    • Kicks 11.3
    • Handballs 10.2
    • Disposals 21.5
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.4
    • Tackles 5.7
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 91.0

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 17 Hawthorn Rd 15, 2014
Handballs 18 Adelaide Crows Rd 14, 2013
Disposals 32 Adelaide Crows Rd 14, 2013
Marks 8 Collingwood Rd 16, 2014
Hit-outs 2 Carlton Rd 20, 2014
Tackles 13 Brisbane Lions Rd 18, 2014
Goals 3 Collingwood Rd 17, 2013
AFL Fantasy 129 Collingwood Rd 17, 2013

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2015 Gold Coast Suns 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 Gold Coast Suns 268 204 472 77 9 16 23 142 11 7 2040
2013 Gold Coast Suns 231 245 476 97 8 13 28 111 16 11 1962

Legend

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