|Venue: Princes Park||Date: Saturday June 16, 1917|
|Result: Loss by 16 points||Umpire:||Crowd:|
|Goalkickers: P.Daykin 3, C.Fisher 1.|
|Reports: Nil||Injuries: Nil|
Game ReviewDespite 4 more scoring shots, the Blues went down to second placed Fitzroy. 5 straight behinds in the third quarter, to the Roys 3 goals 2, looks to have been a missed opportunity for Carlton.
At the end of this round Carlton were in 4th spot on the ladder with a percentage of 114.4.
|B:||3 Andy McDonald||25 Frank Martin||6 Steve Leehane|
|HB:||16 Darcy Lear||10 Paddy O'Brien||9 Ted Brown|
|C:||12 Charlie Canet||11 Rod McGregor (acting capt.)||31 Phil McCumisky|
|HF:||7 Charlie Fisher||17 Jack Greenhill||2 Percy Daykin|
|F:||21 William Dunn||13 Vin Gardiner||28 Lyle Downs|
|Ruck:||5 Harry Haughton||30 Dave Crone||4 Viv Valentine|
Milestones100 Games: Viv Valentine
150 VFL Games: Vin Gardiner
Debut: Phil McCumisky
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