He was lucky enough to be elevated to the senior side as a nominated rookie and played his first game in round 17 2009 against the West Coast Eagles.
In that game he kicked 2 goals out of the 10 he scored for his club in 32 games from 2009 to 2012; his highest tally being 4 goals in a 2011 match against the Western Bulldogs.
Source: The Encyclopaedia Of AFL Footballers.
Source: The Clubs, Complete History Of Every Club In The VFL/AFL.
Source: Our Game by Jim Main.