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Bad calls – Rd 5 Fantasy Review

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    April 25, 2017 at 5:59 pm

    Team Name: westcoastwreckers
    Round 5 Scores:
    League Results: Win
    Studs: rocky, hampton, nank, steele, bont, touhy
    Duds: WHE, swallow, SPP, touk, johanissen, fyfe, kelly
    On the Chopping Block: SPP, touk
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: 5-0 to start the season. nothing better

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      April 25, 2017 at 6:27 pm

      Good score

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        April 25, 2017 at 8:32 pm

        o lmao i forgot too put that in ahahah. it is 2115

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:03 pm

    Team Name: Bring The3 Pain
    Round 5 Scores: 2328
    League Results: WWWW
    Studs: Laird, Tuohy, Hampton, Otten, Danger, Rocky, Treloar, Beams, Dahlhaus, Martin, Steele, ANB, Nank
    Duds: Vivkers, Swallow, Riewoldt, WHE
    On the Chopping Block: WHE and maybe Swallow
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Jumped to 585 ranking from a bit out of 9,000. Nothing too bad to really say except for WHE poor first half. Watson made up for last week as well. Vickers had a decent rookie score so can’t complain. Adelaide boys really came through:)

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      April 25, 2017 at 6:04 pm

      lol, refresh to 613 and score of 2331:)

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        April 25, 2017 at 10:26 pm

        Harris’ Hero’s
        L Harris 10897 2274 2,179.4 12,675,000

        That is the details of ranking 613

        Seems different to Bring The3 Pain

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      April 25, 2017 at 7:31 pm

      I find it hard to believe u jumped that many placing with that score, when i got 2258 and jumped from 3570 to 2739. It would mean the difference between 9000 and 3750 was less than 70 points

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        April 25, 2017 at 8:51 pm

        +1 i went from 4500ish to 2300ish with a score of 2311 so somethings not right.

      • Stuart


        April 26, 2017 at 8:48 am

        yeah I went from 3342 to 1909 with a score of 2295

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        sir relton

        April 26, 2017 at 9:44 am

        i would also like to call BS on this. 2405, came 20th for the week, and went from 5600 to 1145.

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:04 pm

    Team Name: Lawyers Guns and Money
    Round 5 Scores: 2303
    League Results: WWWWW
    Studs: Zorko, Martin, Nank, Hampton, Beams, Rocky, T.Mitchell, Steele, Otten, ANB
    Duds: Fyfe, WHE (maybe harsh for a rook but still)
    On the Chopping Block: WHE, Roughy
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Took Zorks over Treloar to start the year. Been a win (just) but time to get Trel in now. Will upgrade Rough or WHE to him via DPP.

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    Team Name: Bruce’s Amigos
    Round 5 Scores: 2223
    League Results: LWW
    Studs: Treloar, Dahlhaus, Beams, Martin
    Duds: Spencer, Adams, Miller, SPP
    On the Chopping Block: SPP, Spencer
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Giving the C to Adams over Treloar…. ouch. Dropped 2400 in the rankings to 4400

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:13 pm

    Team Name: Taezers
    Round 5 Scores: 2358
    League Results: Wins
    Studs: Merrett, Rocky, Hampton, Otten, Treloar, Beams, Stef, Nank, Dahl, Titch, Laird, Danger
    Duds: Roughy, Fisher
    On the Chopping Block: Roughy
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Moved into top 20 (ranking still going up, but 17th last check), have a little bit of cash and might be able to upgrade Roughy to a fallen premo, or double downgrade to make some cash.

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      April 25, 2017 at 6:19 pm

      Nice work

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      April 25, 2017 at 6:32 pm


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      April 25, 2017 at 8:08 pm

      Rank settled at 16th overall and just traded Roughy to Kade Simpson.

      Now just need a bit of luck and Newman, Preuss, Barrett & Balic all get games!

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        April 25, 2017 at 9:25 pm

        We all need that luck mate.

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        April 25, 2017 at 10:52 pm

        T Phillips 11109 2355 2,221.8 12,817,000

        Great work mate. Seems there is alot of people here wishing they had your team. Great work.

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          April 26, 2017 at 12:31 am

          Cheers, I’ll share my secret with everyone… Guns and rookies.

          I picked who I thought were going to be the top players in every position at the start of the year regardless of price (Adams & Laird down back, Rocky, Danger, Merrett, Titch, Treloar, Beams in mid, Stef & Grundy in Ruck and Macrae & Dahl up Fwd.

          Nearly everyone else were rookies and the the only mid pricers we JOM, Roughy & Nank. Two of them are gone now and Nank will be after the byes because I need his FWD/Ruck cover.

          I’m only going to trade in players I think will be top 6-8 in their position, otherwise I double downgrade or sideways rookies.

          Mid Pricers almost always just give you headaches, even when you think they’re ‘Roses’ such as Swallow, JOM, Rough etc.

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:18 pm

    Team Name: know eye dear
    Round 5 Score: 2327
    League Results: W
    Studs: Merrett(C), Treloar, Nank, Hampton, Beams, Rocky, Dahlaus, Steele, Otten
    Duds: WHE and 2 rookies
    On the Chopping Block: Preuss, Peppers
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Finally some juicy rookies this week!

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:20 pm

    Thinking of going shaw and McGrath to black and vickers-Willis so I can double upgrade next week, bad decision ?

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Team Name: Fyfe for Fighting
    Round 5 Scores: 2334
    League Results: W
    Studs: Happy with everyone bar:
    Duds: Swallow, WHE, Rough, SPP
    On the Chopping Block: SPP, Swallow or Roughie. Balic and Hanners or Parker in this week. Might have to hold Rough for one more week
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Jumped up to 772 but plenty of work to do

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      April 25, 2017 at 10:34 pm

      Flogs FC
      I Maher 10879 2266 2,175.8 12,881,000

      Details of ranking 772 above. Another one seems to be different. Maybe fanyasy rankings have made some mistakes! LMFAO

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    NW6 Guy

    April 25, 2017 at 6:23 pm

    Team Name: NW6 Warriors
    Round 5 Scores: 2113
    League Results: WWWW
    Studs: Laird, Docherty, Burton, Hampton, Treloar (c), Dangerfield, Rockliff, D Martin, Bontempelli, S Martin, Dahlhaus, ANB
    Duds: SPP, WHE
    On the Chopping Block: SPP and either Barrett or Hannan.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Score was well below average this week however I had 3 donuts from Newman, Barrett and Hannan. Still won all my leagues.

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:23 pm

    Team Name: Fucboiz
    Round 5 Scores: 2254
    League Results: win
    Studs: Nank, Treloar, Beams, Hampton, Rocky, Mitchell.
    Duds: Hoskin-Elliot, Polson
    On the Chopping Block: Spencer (obvi) Pickett.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Hoskin-elliot had a bad week, but one game isnt enough to drop. Will be looking to sell on spencer for a decent fwd via DPP. Gonna take some work.

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      April 25, 2017 at 7:23 pm

      As soon as I seen the rain I knew Hoski was in trouble. His game is based on his marks.even started to check near the end of the last quarter to see if he was a late out.

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        April 25, 2017 at 7:25 pm

        *end of the “first” quarter

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    Team Name: Can’tThinkOfAName
    Round 5 Score: lots
    League Results: “all I do is win, win, win no matter what”
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Stated the round ranked 308, says I’m at 185 now, not sure if that needs to be updated or not though.

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      April 25, 2017 at 7:46 pm


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        April 25, 2017 at 10:37 pm

        Brownie’s Bo…
        S Brown 10978 2348 2,195.6 12,889,000

        K Reid 11007 2326 2,201.4 12,622,000

        Another error? Warnie whats happening here? lol

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          April 25, 2017 at 10:49 pm

          Oh I get it now, an April fools. I should have guessed by the sign in name: Suspect. lol

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    Another Arctic Flying wombat Panda of Doom named Drowning fish

    April 25, 2017 at 6:26 pm

    Team Name: still cant break 2300
    Round 5 Scores: 2254
    League Results: mostly wins, couple of losses, Beat Shags and thats all that matters.
    Studs: tuohy, Hampton, Danger (C), Treloar, Merrett, Titch, Beams, Nank, Dahl, ANB
    On the Chopping Block: roughy will depart my team, so will SPP unless Nic Newman isn’t named.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: still cant break 2300 ffs

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:27 pm

    Team Name: We Make it You Take it
    Round 5 Scores: 2290
    League Results: W
    Studs: Nank, Treloar, Curlty, Dahlhous
    Duds: WHE, Polson, Roughy, Pickett
    On the Chopping Block: Roughy
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Have 454k IN THE BANK so going: Picket – Sloane & Roughy – Black atm

  14. Mr Burns

    Mr Burns

    April 25, 2017 at 6:43 pm

    Team Name: The Snouts
    Round 5 Scores: 2299
    League Results: 6xW
    Studs: Treloar, Laird, Simpson, Hampton, Danger, Beams, S. Martin, Dahlhaus, Nank
    Duds: WHE, Neale, Gaff, SPP, Polson (thankfully on the Bench)
    On the Chopping Block: Polson, SPP
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: So close breaking 2300! Pretty happy with the score over all. Hard decision of which rooks to upgrade as most of them are still making cash.

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:47 pm

    Gray and Barlow going to be in every team post R9

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    April 25, 2017 at 6:47 pm

    Team Name: Cheap plus 6’s
    Round 5 Scores: 2315
    League Results: W
    Studs: Doc, Laird, Otten, Hampton, Rocky (C), Treloar, Danger, Titch, Beams, Stef, Nank, Dahl, Steele
    Duds: Roughead, WHE, Fisher
    On the Chopping Block: Hannan, Newman
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Went 500 spots up in overall rankings to 445

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      April 25, 2017 at 10:40 pm

      B Geddes 10920 2265 2,184 12,881,000

      BOYZ, Whats the crack with all you guys? :(

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    All was going well until Monday night. I was equal points with my opponent, I had ANB, Spencer, WHE and Adams vs Nank and Treloar. And I lost.

    The two trades I made this week were a total mare as well: Spencer and Nroo combined for 100 points. Shocking.

    Scored 2155 but it’s been the worst week for me so far with what could’ve been.

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:02 pm

    Team Name:secret
    Round 5 Scores:2340
    League Results:wins
    Studs:Treloar (C)
    Duds: WHE, Fyfe
    On the Chopping Block: Butler
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Buckley playing WHE in defense??

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:03 pm

    Team Name: caviars
    Round 5 Scores: 2155
    League Results: ww
    Studs: zerret, hunt, otten, martin, laird, Mitchell, Steele, beams and nank
    Duds: captain gaff! , whe, polson and neale
    On the Chopping Block: no real issues anywhere but probably just going to downgrade Neale to make some cash and upgrade eddy to dalhaus

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:04 pm

    2395 :)

    • FevsBingles


      April 25, 2017 at 7:35 pm

      Great work, I got 2277.

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:18 pm

    Brad Crouch? Yes or No

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      April 26, 2017 at 12:35 am

      Nah, go for a bona fide top 8 mid. They’re $100k more, but no hassles. If you can’t afford them, downgrade and make more cash while there are good rookies.

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    Jobe Watson

    April 25, 2017 at 7:22 pm

    Team Name: Bloodbath N Beyond
    Round 5 Scores: 2241
    League Results:W
    Studs: Treloar is a beast as C, Bont, Hampton/otten, Haus, Toby Nank
    Duds: Andy Mcgrath fading out again, Kelly 82 not good, Spp and Touk Cooked?
    On the Chopping Block: Roughead, Touk
    Big win for the week with 2241, Treloar wow! as CAPTAIN!. Good win, now to trade out some spuds. Ranked 8000 odd so cutting it down!

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:47 pm

    My VC – not doubled – outscored my final Captains score, in draft!

    Selwood vs Grundy

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:50 pm

    Team Name: MCJC
    Round 5 Scores: 2231
    League Results: WWWWWWWWWL(Calvin you little)
    Studs: beams, otten, treloar
    Duds: Newman, swallow, pp, parfitt
    On the Chopping Block: swallow+parfitt
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: didn’t check teams before game and traded Hampton to Newman ?????

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      April 25, 2017 at 8:25 pm

      I did the exact same thing! hahahahaha

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    April 25, 2017 at 7:59 pm

    round 5 score: 2259
    studs: TREALOR (C), danger anb nank hampton laird dahl steele jones otten
    duds: touk greene hoskins elliot wellingham
    on the chopping block: spencer, barrett
    vent brag whatever: wouldn’t mind crouch

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    April 25, 2017 at 8:01 pm

    Team Name: Go Catters
    Round 5 Scores: 2175
    League Results:
    Studs: Otten, Nak, Dalh
    Duds: Hodge, Greene
    On the Chopping Block: Same rookies as everybody else
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Was ranked 31 at the start of the round, now ranked 200. Only have 70k in the bank and not seeing how I can generate any real cash.

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      April 25, 2017 at 10:44 pm

      Go Catters
      J Younie 10974 2175 2,194.8 12,724,000

      Great work Jarrod, finally a honest post. Congrats on your score, ranking and honesty. The true ANZAC spirit. Well done!


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      April 26, 2017 at 12:39 am

      Double downgrade and get some of those tasty rookies (Black, Kennedy-Harris, EVW or Myers if named).
      Premo next week :)

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    April 25, 2017 at 8:12 pm

    Round 5 Scores: 2208
    League Results: WLLLWLWLL
    Studs:Laid, Doch, Hampton, Otten, Rocky, Danger, Titchell, Beam, Nank, Dahl, Steele
    Duds: Roughy, SPP, Fyfe, Grundy, Polson
    On the Chopping Block: Roughy, Pickett, WHE
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Love Titch hasnt dropped below 115

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    April 25, 2017 at 8:24 pm

    Team Name: Scared Of The D
    Round 5 Scores: 2079 :(
    League Results:L
    Studs: Treloar, Beams, Dahlhaus, steele, nank, otten
    Duds: JPK, WHE, Touk, Witts
    On the Chopping Block: Touk=>Oliver, WHE=>downgrade to Burton. 130K in bank. hopefully ill boost my rucks next week.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: nothing to brag about. plenty to vent. hasn’t been an ideal start to the season by any stretch

  29. gambler


    April 25, 2017 at 8:40 pm

    Team Name: Lokomotiv
    Round 5 Scores: 2333
    League Results: WWWWW
    Studs: Sloane, Titch, Treloar, Danger, Beams, Stef, NANK, Dahl, Laird, Hampton, Otten,
    Duds: WHE
    On the Chopping Block: WHE. Parker survives purely for his piss weak fixture coming up
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Improved from 4k to 1700. Getting in Buddy this week for same reason as stated above

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    April 25, 2017 at 8:58 pm

    Team Name: Kevin-07
    Round 5 Scores: 2133
    League Results: WLW
    Studs: Laird, Hampton, Otten, Rockliff (C), Titch, Beams, S. Martin, Nank, Daulhaus
    Duds: Fyfe, Miller, Heeney, WHE
    On the Chopping Block: Robbie gray got FWD status so Miller to him seems the logicial trade, also I still have Teia Miles on my bench so i may straight swap him to Aaron Black
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: meh

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    Jesse Hanel

    April 25, 2017 at 9:22 pm

    Team Name: CrispyCripps
    Round 5 Scores:2357
    League Results:WWWWWWW
    Studs:Treloar, Hampton, Dalhaus and Nank
    Duds:EVW and WHE
    On the Chopping Block:WHE, maybe to gray
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Nothing much to complain about, sitting in the top 700

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    April 25, 2017 at 10:44 pm

    Team Name: tryhardhawk
    Round 5 Scores: 2376
    League Results: win
    Studs: treloar, dalhouse, sloane (picked up this week) & nankervis
    Duds: WHE Adams
    On the Chopping Block: WHE and Powell pepper
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: in the top 100 now. But not much money floating around.

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    April 25, 2017 at 10:46 pm

    96 there Tim. Great job!


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    April 25, 2017 at 11:02 pm

    Team Name: White Meat Warriors
    Round 5 Scores: 2253
    League Results: Win
    Studs: Dahlhaus, Beams, Hampton, Nankervis, Martin, Otten, J. Cameron
    Duds: Miller, Adams, Hall, Fyfe, Franklin, Roughead
    On the Chopping Block: Roughead, Miller
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Brought in Jeremy Cameron as P.O.D, 123 YES!

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    Mad Shueys

    April 26, 2017 at 2:45 am

    I am a proud Luke Shuey owner from round 1, don’t know whether he can be top 8 form is good though.

    Was staring down the barrel of a great score this week. Was on 1950 odd with Grundy, Pendles, Adams and WHE left before the game. Ended with 2235 due to all those guys well under performing. Ranked 3724. Our league (dt talk) must be up there with the strongest going around? I’m ranked around 300 in our league meaning we must hold a few positions in the top 2% range! Nice work everyone who’s up there at the moment. First year coach mistake maybe starting Pendles over Treloar Rd 1. He is on my chopping block this week anyone else think he may be carrying that Achilles from a while back or just poor form? . Good luck to everyone this week.

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    April 26, 2017 at 10:39 am

    my score is 2316 in round 5 is quite good.

    currently sitting 33 overall team is Excalibur city

    my pick of treloar as captain this week really paid off.

    studs: Mitchell, Nank, Treloar,Laird, Otten, Hampton, Mitchell, M Crouch,Stef, Dal & Danger.

    Duds: Polsen & WHE.

    Thinking of trading WHE & Miles to A Black & R Gray (FWD)

    or M Hibbard (Nth) to EVW and upgrading Marchbark to Hodge

    Or Hibbard to EVW and Miles to Black which helps with structure and means i can play Black on field and Bench Polsen. or J Kennedy Harris

    and also means I can possible upgrade a ANB to Sloane, Selwood, Merrett, Zorko, Rockcliff for round 8 clash with Adelaide as he will only score about a 50 against them.

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    April 26, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    Team Name: Cheers Sweet & Thanks
    Round 5 Scores: 2129
    League Results: Win/Loss/Loss/Loss
    Studs: Adam Treloar, Luke Dalhaus, Tom Mitchell, Tom Rockliff (C), Toby Nankervis, Dayne Beams, and Stefan Martin
    Duds: Will Hoskin-Elliot, Cam Polson, and Jarrod Pickett
    On the Chopping Block: Jason Johannison, and Sam Powell-Pepper
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Aaron Black on the bench (score did not count)

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