Friday 24 May - Argyle Ground
In a spirited game players from both sides had spills due to the slippery conditions. The local side got both goals to win their first game against Melbourne for four years.
Best were William Freeman, Morrell (not originally listed in the team), Gair and Ireland.
Tom Wills captained Geelong.
Bennie, Burford, Barfoot, Byrne, Ferguson, Gair/Garr, Horan, Collville, Copeland, T. Ireland, Moody, L. Bell, James Stodart, Guy, Freeman (c), R. Waugh, Dana, Bald