26 Samuel Durham

Height
185cm
Weight
75kg
Current Team
Murray Bushrangers
Birthday
July 9, 2001

FOOTBALL is not the newcomer’s first sport of choice, coming from a basketball and cricket background. He found his way to the Bushrangers this year to play his first season in an elite program and showed some nice signs in patches, playing a balanced role through the midfield. At the State Draft Combine, Durham impressed with an 88cm running vertical leap and an 8.17-second agility test. These attributes make him a dangerous player whichever role Durham might find himself in, and he has generally played through the middle or in defence, but he is strong and confident at spoiling and has plenty of improvement left in his game. While being more raw than others given less time in the Bushrangers’ program, Durham is one that clubs might views as a longer-term prospect who can be moulded into a role that see him fulfilling for the future.

STRENGTHS: Kicking, vertical leap, athleticism, spoiling, upside
IMPROVEMENTS: Strength, accumulation, scoreboard impact

DRAFT CENTRAL’S INTERVIEW WITH SAM DURHAM AT THE 2019 STATE DRAFT COMBINE:

NAB League Boys

SeasonTeamKHBDMCPUPTHOCLRI50R50GLGMKHDMHOTGDC
2019Murray Bushrangers12310622942991214302235240167.76.614.32.60.02.70.054
Total-12310622942991214302235240167.76.614.32.60.02.70.054

Career Total

SeasonKHBDMCPUPTHOCLRI50R50GLGMKHDMHOTGDC
201912310622942991214302235240167.76.614.32.60.02.70.054
Total12310622942991214302235240167.76.614.32.60.02.70.054