1935 Seconds Preliminary Final

Seconds Preliminary Final, 1935
Melbourne vs Collingwood
Thursday, 26 September
Venue: MCG
Attendance: Unknown

Melbourne win by 8 points

Goalkickers: Norm Smith 4, Harold Ball 3, Ron Baggott 3, Ken Feltscheer 2, Bill Sweeney 1, Len Smith 1

After an even first quarter in a special Show Day match Melbourne ran riot in the second term with six goals to two - including three in ten minutes to Norm Smith - and booked their place in their fifth straight Seconds GF.

40 points down at the long break the Pies staged an amazing recovery and were within a goal late in the third term before Smith got his fourth to extend the margin to nine points at the last break. Deep in the last quarter with scores still tight Harold Ball goalled to seal the match and send Melbourne into the Grand Final.

Best was Cheffers.

Argus - 27/09/1935

Created by supermercado. Last Modification: Saturday 19 January 2019 15:38:53 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 5)

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