DOB: 24 December 1949
From: Paramount/McKinnon High
Number: 3 1966-1968
Games: 4 (19 total)
Goals: 1 (15 total)
After winning five kicks in the last five minutes of his debut Catlin was promoted to first rover for his second and kicked 1.8. He played just one more game for the year and missed all of 1967 after suffering a knee injury in an early season reserves match before returning for a solitary game in 1968. He was again troubled but injury that year.
In 1969 Catlin followed Norm Smith to South Melbourne and played fifteen games over two seasons. In 1970 he finished third in the Gardiner Medal for best player in the Reserves competition but was cut by the Swans at the end of the year.
"Sid Catlin gets his chance" - The Age 06/08/1966
http://news.google.com.au/newspapers?id=oY4pAAAAIBAJ&sjid=W5MDAAAAIBAJ&pg=1468%2C4883611 - The Age 26/05/1967