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Carlton defeated Geelong by 8 points at Princes Park.

Round 10, 1941

Carlton1.7137.14568.176512.2597
Geelong5.5356.64212.108213.1189
Venue: Princes ParkDate: Saturday July 5, 1941
Result: Win by 8 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 7,000
Goalkickers: P.Schmidt 5, J.Wrout 2, C.Mann 2, J.Mooring 1, R.Savage 1, K.Baxter 1.
Reports: Injuries:











Game Review

Carlton's dreadful inaccuracy (we had 37 shots on goal to Geelong's 24) almost cost us this home match against the Cats. In a big last quarter, the Blues kicked 4.8 to 1.1 and got home by just 8 points. Paul Schmidt returned to form with 5 goals.

Meanwhile, at the MCG, Melbourne did us a favour by destroying Essendon. That night, Carlton sat second on the ladder behind Richmond.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 2nd spot on the ladder with a percentage of 114.6.

Team


B: 6 Bob Chitty 21 Frank Gill 5 George Bailey
HB: 18 Arthur Sanger 10 Jim Francis (c) 1 Frank Anderson
C: 7 Jack Carney (vc) 8 Jack Skinner 32 Bob Green
HF: 19 Ron Cooper 28 Jack Wrout 12 Creswell 'Mickey' Crisp
F: 27 Cyril Mann 4 Ken Baxter 23 Paul Schmidt
Ruck: 24 Ron Savage 13 Lance Regnier 16 Jim Mooring
19th Man: 2 Don McIntyre
Coach: Percy Bentley



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