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Carlton lost to Fitzroy by 16 points at Princes Park.

Round 6, 1917

Carlton 2.1 13 3.9 27 3.14 32 4.17 41
Fitzroy 3.6 24 3.6 24 6.8 44 8.9 57
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 Review

Despite 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.

Team

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
Coach: Norman Clark


Milestones

100 Games: Viv Valentine
150 VFL Games: Vin Gardiner
Debut: Phil McCumisky


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