1935 Seconds Grand Final

Saturday 5 October - MCG

Melbourne 3.2, 6.7, 7.10, 12.11.83
Geelong 3.2, 8.3, 8.3, 9.6.69

Melbourne win by 14 points

Goalkickers: Ron Baggott 6, Harold Ball 2, Len Smith 1, Bill Adams 1, Ken Feltscheer 1, Fred King 1

Melbourne won their fifth consecutive premiership. After an even first quarter, and a narrow Geelong lead at the long break, Melbourne recovered to take the lead at three quarter time. They had kept the visitors scoreless with the wind in the third term, and used it to their advantage in the last to run out winners.

Best were Joe Kinnear, Len Smith, Ken Feltscheer

B: J. King, Joe Kinnear, Young
HB: Pat McNamara, Don Hooper, Richie Emselle
C: Percy Cheffers, Keith Truscott, Jack Carr
HF: Jack Sambell, Len Smith, Norm Smith
F: Ken Feltscheer, Ron Baggott, Archie Roberts
Foll: Bill Adams, Frank Halloran, Harold Ball
19th: Bob Miller
Emergencies: Jack Furniss, Bill Sweeney, Russo

Some sources have Ball kicking three goals.

Age - 04/10/1935
Sporting Globe - 05/10/1935
Argus - 07/10/1935
Age - 18/11/1935

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Wednesday 10 May 2023 21:58:18 AEST by Supermercado. (Version 10)

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