Round 9, 1930         Carlton defeated St Kilda by 15 points at Junction Oval. Ted Pollock debuted for the Blues as 19th man, becoming the youngest player to represent Carlton.

Round 9, 1930

St Kilda4.2267.34510.46412.577
Venue: Junction OvalDate: Saturday June 28, 1930
Result: Win by 15 pointsUmpire: Crowd: 33,000
Goalkickers: H.Clover 5, L.Allen 3, C.Davey 3, J.Crowe 2.
Reports: Injuries:

Game Review

Ted Pollock - in his only game for the season, played as 19th man. He sat on the bench all day and didn't get a run, but he became the youngest player to represent Carlton in the League, at 16 years, 200 days old. The previous youngest Carlton player was Harry Gyles, in Round 2, 1897 who took to the field at the age of 16 years and 321 days.

At the end of this round Carlton were in 1st spot on the ladder with a percentage of 150.0.


B: 9 Eric Huxtable 21 Frank Gill 26 Ray Brew (c)
HB: 27 Charlie Parsons 32 Alex Duncan 6 Fred Gilby
C: 7 Joe Kelly 2 Colin Martyn 29 Fred Williams
HF: 15 Maurie Johnson 1 Horrie Clover (vc) 19 Alec Doyle
F: 20 Les Allen 14 Jack Green 31 Ansell Clarke
Ruck: 17 Charlie Davey 10 Denis Kelleher 23 Jim Crowe
19th Man: Ted Pollock
Coach: Dan Minogue


Debut: Ted Pollock

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