AFLCA votes, round five: Four players earn top marks

FOUR players received perfect 10s in the AFLCA AFLW Champion Player of the Year for their efforts during round five.

Geelong key forward Kate Darby, Carlton skipper Brianna Davey, Melbourne recruit Maddison Gay and Fremantle midfielder Kiara Bowers were all awarded full marks by the coaches in their respective games.

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Bowers, who is playing her first AFLW season after missing the last two with knee injuries, has bolted into second place overall, seven votes behind leader Erin Phillips.

The Adelaide superstar received seven votes for her match against North Melbourne, with co-captain Chelsea Randall getting the most votes awarded (nine) for the game.

BRISBANE v GEELONG

10 Kate Darby (GEEL)
7 Olivia Purcell (GEEL)
7 Richelle Cranston (GEEL)
3 Maddy McMahon (GEEL)
3 Emily Bates (BL)

MATCH REPORT Cats put Lions to the sword in classy road win

CARLTON v COLLINGWOOD

10 Brianna Davey (CARL)
6 Sarah Rowe (COLL)
6 Jaimee Lambert (COLL)
3 Kerryn Harrington (CARL)
3 Madison Prespakis (CARL)
2 Gabriella Pound (CARL) 

MATCH REPORT Late Vescio show keeps Pies winless

GREATER WESTERN SYDNEY v MELBOURNE

10 Maddison Gay (MELB)
8 Tegan Cunningham (MELB)
3 Karen Paxman (MELB)
3 Chantel Emonson (MELB)
2 Harriet Cordner (MELB)
2 Kate Hore (MELB)
1 Alicia Eva (GWS)
1 Cora Staunton (GWS)

MATCH REPORT Slick Demons pile on the pain for Giants

NORTH MELBOURNE v ADELAIDE

9 Chelsea Randall (ADEL)
7 Erin Phillips (ADEL)
5 Emma Kearney (NMFC)
3 Jess Duffin (NMFC)
3 Ebony Marinoff (ADEL)
3 Jessica Foley (ADEL) 

MATCH REPORT Classy Crows inflict first defeat on Roos

FREMANTLE v WESTERN BULLDOGS

10 Kiara Bowers (FRE)
8 Dana Hooker (FRE)
6 Monique Conti (WB)
2 Katie Brennan (WB)
2 Kirsty Lamb (WB)
1 Stephanie Cain (FRE)
1 Kellie Gibson (FRE)

MATCH REPORT Dockers keep finals dream alive

FULL LEADERBOARD

33 Erin Phillips
26 Kiara Bowers
24 Ally Anderson
22 Dana Hooker
22 Ebony Marinoff
22 Karen Paxman
21 Emma Kearney
20 Jaimee Lambert
19 Ellie Blackburn
19 Monique Conti
18 Jess Duffin
18 Kerryn Harrington
18 Lauren Pearce
18 Madison Prespakis
17 Brianna Davey
15 Emily Bates
15 Ashleigh Brazill
15 Anne Hatchard
14 Jenna Bruton
14 Nat Exon