Photo: Patrick Baylis, San Francisco FlameThrowers

2017 Golden Hands Team

October 27, 2017


When it comes to keeping possession, these guys were the true professionals. 44 AUDL players—including five players earning their second straight honors—qualified for the Golden Hands Team in 2017, accounting for 9,282 cumulative touches without a single drop.

Touches Name Team Assists Goals Completions (%) Points Played
517 Jonathan Nethercutt 71 13 468 (94.35%) 295
459 Lloyd Blake 28 15 420 (95.89%) 273
403 Max Thorne 41 29 351 (94.35%) 241
376 Austin Lien 7 4 347 (94.29%) 141
359 Kyle Stapleton 16 8 340 (97.42%) 267
346 Eli Friedman 28 18 315 (96.63%) 183
335 John Randolph 16 19 300 (95.24%) 268
306 Patrick Baylis 21 10 280 (95.24%) 275
303 Adam Simon 20 9 274 (94.16%) 170
286 Dan Donovan 20 5 257 (92.78%) 149
286 Jason Best 12 7 252 (91.97%) 246
285 Sean Keegan 30 7 252 (90.97%) 157
282 Nate Ransom 13 8 261 (95.26%) 157
275 Allen Lai 9 2 262 (97.40%) 127
264 Kyle Cox 17 9 219 (88.31%) 226
248 Dylan Tunnell 28 12 216 (92.31%) 134
233 Mitchell Steiner 19 6 213 (94.67%) 297
206 Chris Kocher 18 4 192 (96.97%) 119
199 Logan Pruess 15 10 170 (91.40%) 244
192 Tommy Gallagher 7 4 176 (95.14%) 106
174 Gabriel Monfette 13 6 149 (90.30%) 194
167 Eli Kerns 21 14 135 (89.40%) 153
153 Anson Reppermund 12 18 111 (84.73%) 296
151 Aubrey Davis 14 10 123 (87.23%) 155
151 Casey Hogg 6 12 133 (96.38%) 224
143 Tristan Green 20 2 123 (88.49%) 158
142 Drew Kim 11 6 126 (94.03%) 147
139 Justin Lim 11 18 107 (89.17%) 184
139 Matt Gallin 3 1 117 (87.97%) 110
137 James Yeager 7 0 125 (93.28%) 155
135 Mario O'Brien 7 1 129 (97.73%) 70
133 Rory Orloff 5 10 115 (94.26%) 203
129 Markham Shofner 11 12 108 (93.91%) 126
122 Jeremy Norden 20 1 101 (85.59%) 130
122 Zach Avello 11 29 83 (92.22%) 300
118 Samson Hoy 5 4 106 (93.81%) 99
116 Michael Fairley 5 13 96 (95.05%) 137
111 Ben Jagt 17 13 86 (89.58%) 226
111 Johnny Bansfield 11 12 81 (81.82%) 74
111 Andrew Carleton 2 3 104 (98.11%) 153
108 David Janssen 2 5 99 (97.06%) 100
105 David Hochhalter 11 3 85 (85.00%) 127
104 Chris Gibson 10 8 91 (96.81%) 197
101 Oak Nelson 5 9 87 (95.60%) 131

Minimum 100 touches required. All stats from 2017 regular season.


Members Who Also Made 2016 Team: Sean Keegan, New York Empire (693 total touches); Patrick Baylis, San Francisco FlameThrowers (539); Chris Kocher, New York Empire (341); Gabriel Monfette, Montreal Royal (289); David Janssen, Ottawa Outlaws (257)