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Injury Report: Ellis to miss 6-8

Midfielder Xavier Ellis will be sidelined for 6-8 weeks after straining the medial ligament in his knee in the VFL on Saturday...

11:52am  Jun 13, 2012

We need a good start: Ellis

The Hawks travel to Subiaco for their first final on Saturday and defender Xavier Ellis believes their job will be a whole lot easier with a fast start

11:47am  Sep 2, 2010

Ellis set to bounce back from tough '09

Xavier Ellis only managed 11 games last year, but after a strong pre-season he is ready to take the Hawks back to the finals

11:11am  Feb 18, 2010

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Xavier
Ellis

Height
186 cm
DOB
28-02-1988
Weight
81 kg
Debut
2007
Games
2016
2
Career
120
Goals
2016
1
Career
37
2016 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
91
Avg
46
XavierEllis

Player Bio

At a glance

Junior Clubs: Lakes Entrance (Vic)
Clubs: Hawthorn (2006-2012: 86 games, 28 goals)
Debut: 2007 (Hawthorn)
Recruited from: Gippsland (Vic)
Brownlow Votes: 1

The experienced left-footer recovered from early season injury trouble to become a regular fixture in the Eagles side. Did not appear until round 11, but played every game in the back half of the season where his experience and assured kicking off half-back was valuable. 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2016 Season Average
    Games Played 2
    • Kicks 5.5
    • Handballs 5.5
    • Disposals 11.0
    • Marks 3.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 45.5

2016 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 7 Adelaide Crows Rd 12
Handballs 6 Brisbane Lions Rd 1
Disposals 12 Adelaide Crows Rd 12
Marks 3 Adelaide Crows Rd 12
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 2 Adelaide Crows Rd 12
Goals 1 Brisbane Lions Rd 1
AFL Fantasy 46 Adelaide Crows Rd 12

2016 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Brisbane Lions W 166 - 102 4 6 10 3 0 1 1 2 1 0 45
2 Hawthorn L 99 - 53 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 Fremantle W 92 - 59 - - - - - - - - - - -
4 Richmond W 125 - 57 - - - - - - - - - - -
5 Sydney Swans L 88 - 49 - - - - - - - - - - -
6 Collingwood W 124 - 62 - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Geelong Cats L 123 - 79 - - - - - - - - - - -
8 St Kilda W 132 - 29 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 Port Adelaide W 86 - 94 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Gold Coast Suns W 132 - 55 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Western Bulldogs L 83 - 75 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Adelaide Crows L 76 - 105 7 5 12 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 46
13 Brisbane Lions W 82 - 131 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Essendon W 130 - 52 - - - - - - - - - - -
16 North Melbourne W 104 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Carlton W 75 - 82 - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Melbourne W 66 - 60 - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Collingwood L 91 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Fremantle W 64 - 110 - - - - - - - - - - -
21 GWS Giants W 96 - 97 - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Hawthorn W 92 - 67 - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Adelaide Crows W 71 - 100 - - - - - - - - - - -
W1 Western Bulldogs L 52 - 99 - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 16 - L: 7 11 11 22 6 0 2 2 4 1 0 91

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 120
    • Kicks 8.9
    • Handballs 7.4
    • Disposals 16.2
    • Marks 4.6
    • Hit-Outs 0.4
    • Tackles 2.5
    • Goals 0.3
    • AFL Fantasy 65.9

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Geelong Cats GF, 2008
Handballs 21 Brisbane Lions Rd 12, 2009
Disposals 33 Brisbane Lions Rd 12, 2009
Marks 14 Geelong Cats GF, 2008
Hit-outs 6 Brisbane Lions Rd 16, 2011
Tackles 9 Adelaide Crows Rd 12, 2010
Goals 3 Melbourne Rd 20, 2010
AFL Fantasy 136 Geelong Cats GF, 2008

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2016 West Coast Eagles 11 11 22 6 0 2 2 4 1 0 91
2015 West Coast Eagles 164 62 226 76 0 12 9 22 1 0 923
2014 West Coast Eagles 174 84 258 53 8 12 5 40 7 2 1058
2013 Hawthorn 9 3 12 3 0 0 0 4 0 2 60
2012 Hawthorn 44 35 79 14 2 4 5 8 6 0 303
2011 Hawthorn 84 64 148 46 14 4 9 19 3 1 604
2010 Hawthorn 207 193 400 106 8 18 22 89 10 7 1708
2009 Hawthorn 87 105 192 47 8 11 7 35 3 0 768
2008 Hawthorn 205 251 456 151 3 23 23 53 3 1 1758
2007 Hawthorn 78 74 152 49 0 1 4 24 3 2 634

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

Awards

AFL Awards

Premiership side
2008

 

Q&A

Name: Xavier Ellis

Nickname: Swag

What was your best break in life: My ankle

If you weren’t a footballer, what would you like to be: Something in the medical field

Do you have a saying or motto that you live your life by: Good days last as long as the bad

Morning or evening person: Morning

Favourite timeslot to play in: Friday night (only if I have applied Moroccan oil)

Favourite footy journalist: Gerard Whateley

Favourite TV caller/commentator: Triple M

How many text messages do you send a day: 4

Favourite Twitter account you follow: Titus O’Rielly

Most embarrassing song in your iTunes: JoJo

Best concert you’ve been to: Coldplay

Where did you holiday after last season: USA

Favourite sport other than football: NBA

What sport would you like to compete in at the 2016 Olympics: 5K running

Can you change a spare tyre: Yes

Do you iron your own shirts: No

Favourite restaurant: Chin Chin

Do you believe in UFOs: No

What three items would you take to a desert island: Beer, Hat, Zinc = living

Three famous people you would like to meet: Magic Johnson, Jennifer Lawrence

What do you have that is of great value to you, but no one else: My dog Kevin