|Venue: Princes Park||Date: Saturday May 8, 1948|
|Result: Lose by 2 points||Umpire: Sawyer||Crowd: 19,000|
|Goalkickers: R.Garby 4, F.Stafford 2, J.Conley 2, H.Turner 1, J.Howell 1, K.Baxter 1, A.Hodgson 1.|
|Best: J.Howell, A.Streeter, O.Grieve, F.Cahill, D.Williams.|
|Reports:||Injuries: F.Cahill (injured leg) replaced by B.Redmond in last quarter.|
Game ReviewHere's a challenge.
Find a team who has had 18 scoring shots (or more) in the first quarter. And they lose!!!
Must have been a gale (towards Lygon Street?).
In fact Monday's Argus said the Blues had 26 kicks in the first quarter, "which might have yielded goals."
Trove; Age May 10
|B:||33 Ritchie Green||27 Ollie Grieve||21 Ken Baxter|
|HB:||15 Vin Brown||23 Bert Deacon (vc)||26 Jim Clark|
|C:||24 Arthur Hodgson||6 Ern Henfry (c)||12 Doug Williams|
|HF:||10 Fred Stafford||8 Frank Cahill||22 Allan Streeter|
|F:||28 Fred Davies||20 Ray Garby||7 Herb Turner|
|Ruck:||13 Jack Howell||25 Jim Baird||35 Jack Conley|
|Res:||2 Bill Redmond||11 Ron Hines|
MilestonesDebut: Arthur Hodgson, Frank Cahill
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