Courtney Wakefield
Courtney Wakefield 29.02.20.jpg
Wakefield with Richmond in February 2020
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-03-29) 29 March 1987 (age 35)
Original team(s) Richmond (VFLW)
Debut Round 1, 2020, Richmond
vs. Carlton, at Ikon Park
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current club Richmond
Number 8
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2020– Richmond 14 (14)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of the 2021 season.
Career highlights
Source: AustralianFootball.com

Courtney Wakefield (born 29 March 1987) is an Australian rules footballer playing for the Richmond Football Club in the AFL Women's (AFLW). Wakefield signed with Richmond during the first period of the 2019 expansion club signing period in May.[1] She made her debut against Carlton at Ikon Park in the opening round of the 2020 season.[2] Wakefield won the team's inaugural goalkicking award, after kicking four goals over the six-match season. Wakefield achieved selection in Champion Data's 2021 AFLW All-Star stats team, after leading the league for average tackles inside 50 in the 2021 AFL Women's season, totalling 2.2 a game.[3]

Statistics

Statistics are correct to round 3, 2022[4]
Legend
 G  Goals  K  Kicks  D  Disposals  T  Tackles
 B  Behinds  H  Handballs  M  Marks
Season Team No. Games Totals Averages (per game)
G B K H D M T G B K H D M T
2020 Richmond 8 5 4 1 27 5 32 19 13 0.8 0.2 5.4 1.0 6.4 3.8 2.6
2021 Richmond 8 9 10 6 49 18 67 23 26 1.1 0.7 5.4 2.0 7.4 2.6 2.9
2022 Richmond 8 2 2 1 8 5 13 6 8 1.0 1.0 4.0 2.5 6.5 3.0 4.0
Career 16 16 8 84 28 112 48 47 1.0 0.5 5.3 1.8 7.0 3.0 2.9

References

  1. ^ Spiteri, Tate (16 May 2019). "Wakefield becomes ninth AFLW Tiger". richmondfc.com.au. Telstra Media. Retrieved 7 February 2020.
  2. ^ "Round 1 AFLW teams and expert tips". The Age. Fairfax Media. 6 February 2020. Retrieved 7 February 2020.
  3. ^ Black, Sarah (19 June 2021). "All-Star stats team: Shock leaders, lone Lion makes the cut". womens.afl. Retrieved 19 June 2021.
  4. ^ "Courtney Wakefield - Player Stats By Season". Retrieved 6 March 2021.