|Venue: Junction Oval||Date: Saturday May 7, 1960|
|Result: Win by 4 points||Umpire:||Crowd: 18,700|
|Goalkickers: D.Hall 3, L.Brereton 1, G.Donaldson 1, J.Heathcote 1, S.Silvagni 1.|
St Kilda's inaccuracy in front of goal - especially after half-time - cost them dearly. They had six more scoring chances than the Blues, but lost by four points.
Despite showing promise, Des Lyons, a big barrel-chested forward from country NSW, turned his back on VFL football after this game and returned home, while Carlton sat sixth on the ladder with a loss, a win and a draw in the first three rounds.
|B:||15 Bruce Comben (c)||25 George Ferry||16 Maurie Sankey|
|HB:||19 Denis Zeunert||10 John James||12 Don Nicholls|
|C:||28 Graham Gilchrist||9 Berkley Cox||21 Bill Arch|
|HF:||8 John Benetti||20 Des Lyons||3 Dave McCulloch|
|F:||1 Serge Silvagni||34 Don Hall||6 Leo Brereton|
|Ruck:||13 Graham Donaldson (acting vc)||4 Brian Buckley||37 John Heathcote|
|Res:||31 John Williams||7 Bruce Williams|
ChangesIn: B. Arch, J. Benetti, B. Williams, J.Williams, D. Lyons
Out: J.Chick, B. Crowe, P. Barry, B. Bryant, B. Smith
MilestonesLast game: Des Lyons
Round 2 | Round 4
Contributors to this page: TruBlueBrad
Page last modified on Tuesday 09 of July, 2013 21:40:24 EST by .
60 online users