The midfielder made an immediate impact in his first season at Ikon Park in 2016 after being traded as part of the deal that sent Troy Menzel to Adelaide. The former Bendigo Pioneer played 21 games and finished 10th in the John Nicholls Medal, impressing with his work rate and professionalism.
His best performance was in the win against Brisbane in Round 11 when he finished with 30 disposals, 16 marks, eight contested possessions, seven inside 50s and a goal. Reads the game well and has excellent aerobic capacity and concentration.
Due to his play his 50th career game in Round 2 against Melbourne.
Draft History: Pick 27 2011 AFL Draft (Adelaide)
Trade History: 2015 Traded to Carlton from Adelaide