DOB: 16 March 1930
Died: 29 May 2014
A half-forward/winger with good aerial skills, Lane was a mid-season signing in 1951 and made his debut two weeks later.
He was also quick, winning the 1952 Eltham Gift race.
Served as VFL Company Secretary and VFL Park Ground Manager in 1978. Appointed to the football club board by the MCC for 1985, and became a high ranking official of the VFL. In 1989 he was named a life member of the VFL.