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Schache springs into 2019

Josh Schache has his eyes set firmly on 2019.

12:18pm  Oct 31, 2018

Schache: ‘I’ve learnt so much’

Josh Schache reviews his first year at the Club.

12:20pm  Sep 10, 2018

“Schache knee ok”, says Bevo

Luke Beveridge has confirmed that Josh Schache has pulled up ok after the young Dog sent a scare through the Dogs camp.

10:56pm  Jul 14, 2018

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Josh
Schache

Height
199 cm
DOB
21-08-1997
Weight
94 kg
Debut
2016
Games
2019
4
Career
44
Goals
2019
5
Career
47
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
170
Avg
42
JoshSchache

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Seymour
Debut: Rd 1, 2016 (West Coast)
Recruited from: Brisbane/Murray Bushrangers
Brownlow Votes: -

Player Sponsors

James & Kim Pickett
Ben & Katherine Chambers
PhD Security (Australia)
Possum Electrical Services
Ralph & Kristine Nicholson

Josh Schache has joined the Western Bulldogs in a last minute deal after the Club sent picks 25 and 40 to the Brisbane Lions in exchange for the 20-year old key forward.

Schache joins the Dogs after 27 games and two seasons at the Lions after he was taken with the second overall pick at the 2015 NAB AFL Draft.

The former Murry Bushranger won the Larke Medal after kicking 24 goals during the 2015 NAB AFL Under-18 championships.

Season By Season

Season By Season

Josh Schache played 27 games over two seasons at Brisbane before arriving at the Dogs during the 2017 trade period.

After his pre-season was interrupted with a calf injury, Schache bided his time in the VFL for Footscray. Three consecutive three-goal hauls eventually led to a senior call-up against Collingwood in Round 10.

He went on to notch up 13 games in 2018 and kick 17 goals, including a career-best haul of three against St Kilda in round 20.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 4
    • Kicks 4.5
    • Handballs 4.5
    • Disposals 9.0
    • Marks 2.3
    • Hit-Outs 1.0
    • Tackles 1.0
    • Goals 1.3
    • AFL Fantasy 42.5

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 9 Hawthorn Rd 2
Handballs 6 Hawthorn Rd 2
Disposals 15 Hawthorn Rd 2
Marks 5 Hawthorn Rd 2
Hit-outs 2 Hawthorn Rd 2
Tackles 2 Gold Coast Suns Rd 3
Goals 4 Hawthorn Rd 2
AFL Fantasy 87 Hawthorn Rd 2

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Sydney Swans W 82 - 65 4 6 10 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 38
2 Hawthorn W 87 - 106 9 6 15 5 2 1 0 1 4 2 87
3 Gold Coast Suns L 68 - 73 4 3 7 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 36
4 Collingwood L 78 - 64 1 3 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 9
5 Carlton L 57 - 101 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Fremantle L 88 - 69 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Richmond W 99 - 52 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Brisbane Lions W 92 - 76 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Geelong Cats L 133 - 89 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
11 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Geelong Cats - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
18 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Fremantle - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
22 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 4 - L: 5 18 18 36 9 4 3 1 4 5 3 170

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 44
    • Kicks 6.0
    • Handballs 3.9
    • Disposals 9.8
    • Marks 3.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.2
    • Tackles 1.2
    • Goals 1.1
    • AFL Fantasy 49.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 13 West Coast Eagles Rd 13, 2016
Handballs 9 North Melbourne Rd 14, 2018
Disposals 17 North Melbourne Rd 14, 2018
Marks 9 West Coast Eagles Rd 13, 2016
Hit-outs 2 Hawthorn Rd 2, 2019
Tackles 6 Essendon Rd 18, 2016
Goals 4 Hawthorn Rd 2, 2019
AFL Fantasy 90 West Coast Eagles Rd 13, 2016

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Western Bulldogs 18 18 36 9 4 3 1 4 5 3 170
2018 Western Bulldogs 98 61 159 53 1 14 3 14 17 11 750
2017 Brisbane Lions 55 36 91 39 4 11 2 10 9 6 463
2016 Brisbane Lions 91 56 147 68 0 7 3 26 16 18 805

Legend

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Kicks
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Handballs
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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