J. Ross

Victorian Football Association
Career: 1890

J. Ross recruited from Ballarat where he had made a name for himself as a forward.

1890 June 21
Played full forward in the match in Sydney against Tasmania.
Ross scored a goal in this game.

1890 June 24 Tuesday.
Ross scored three goals in the match against N.S.W at the Association ground Sydney.

1890 July 5
Carlton made their first ever visit to Footscray, where J. Ross made an impressive senior debut for the Blues, by booting 4 goals and just missed kicking a further 2 goals.

1890 July 19
Ross scored two goals in the game against Fitzroy at the M.C.G.

1890 July 26
Ross scored three goals against Port Melbourne at Port Melbourne.

1890 Second Carlton top goal kicker, Ross scored 16 goals in 1890.
(The Carlton Story, H.Buggy and H.Bell p67)

Ross is pictured in the 1890 Carlton team photo taken in Sydney.
(History of The Carlton Football Club, Brian Hansen p79)

1891 April 17
Ross transferred to Ballarat.

There is a listing for Rose
Blueseum suspects this could be a misprint and could possibly be Ross.

Blueseum: Pre VFL Players | Carlton in NSW, 1890
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