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Post-match: Blake Acres (Rd1)

7:40pm  Mar 24, 2018

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AFL - Seniors List

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Blake
Acres

Height
190 cm
DOB
07-10-1995
Weight
92 kg
Debut
2014
Games
2018
7
Career
51
Goals
2018
4
Career
23
2018 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
623
Avg
89
BlakeAcres

Player Bio

Background

Taken with pick No. 19 in the 2013 National Draft, Acres is an emerging midfielder with serious potential. Athletically gifted, the young West Australian has played 44 senior games and will look to cement his place in the Saints engine room this year.

The 22-year-old impressed during the Round 22 win over West Coast, collecting 30 disposals, laying six tackles and kicking a goal.

With his fourth full pre-season now under his belt, Acres is part of an exciting young contingent ready to take their game to the next level.

Q&A

Nickname: Shakes
Best advice you’ve received:
Get a haircut
Funniest teammate:
Jimmy Webster
Most inspiring movie:
Unbroken
Best concert attended:
Southbound - Perth
Guilty pleasure:
Cheese and crackers
Your passions outside football:
Sausage dogs and travelling
Life motto:
“If you ain’t first, you’re last” – Ricky Bobby
Your best traits are:
Loyal and ruthless
Favourite holiday spot: America