1921 Reserves

Reserves Season 1921
Coach: TBD
Captain: TBD
Best & Fairest: TBD
Position: 6th
Premier: Essendon

Trying out at practice;

" Clive Heatley (centre) captain of University last year, Len Chappell and J. Sutton half backs from Maryborough, J. Brain rover and wing man said to be the best player in East Gippsland comp; Eric Johnston (follower and half back) and T. Johnston (rover and forward) from Moyhu, A. Duncan (half forward and follower) and T. Scanlon (centre) both of Romsey, F. Maher (rover and forward) from Lilydale who is showing exceptional promise, Dillon (half back) from Hawthorn Diggers, F. Metcalf follower and forward from Eaglehawk, McIntyre whom stands over 6ft high, and said to be a good mark, from Goulburn Valley. McLennan, another "six-footer" from Moe, who has been recommended by J. Marchbank; Cruddon, rover, from Bunyip; Gordon Green's brother also a rover; Clyde Hill a follower from Maroopna; H. Morgan late of West Australia, Footscray and South Melbourne; Spendlove, a Geelong junior, now living in Carlton district; Sherry, a half back from Fitzroy Juniors; Soderbloom a promising rover from Brighton; and Blackman (half back and follower), Dee (half back), Bell (forward), Watson (back), all from Carlton Juniors." (Herald April 16 p5)


A. Duncan


John Downs (New South Wales), Carter (Queensland, but may rejoin)

April 16

April 23
Carlton v Carlton District
Carlton team (15) three names missing
Backs; Chappell, Fisher, McLennan
Half backs; Raleigh, Ewans, Clowe
Centre; Chandler, Blackman, Canet (C)
Half forwards; Daykin, McLatchie, Maher
Followers; Martin, Hiskins
Rover; McLatchie
Carlton District team (18)
Backs; Parkhill, Watson, Burgess
Half backs; Davies, McCarthy, Dee
Centre; Soderbloom, McPherson, Whannell
Half forwards; Hambridge, T. Hyde, Boyd
Forwards; Aimes, Bell (C), Ram
Followers; Hughes, Dyer
Rover; A. Hyde
Umpire; Harvey
Pickford, Green, Duncan, Crudden, Johnson were not named in team - possible missing forward line
Carlton 11.21.87 defeated Carlton District 2.4.16 (Half time Carlton 6.7 - 2.1)
Carlton Goals; McLatchie 3, Maher 3, Pickford 2, Green, Duncan, Crudden, Johnson
Carl. District Goals, T. Hyde, Bell

April 30
Carlton practice match.
Blue & White team (20)
Backs; Wright, Fisher, McLennan
Half backs; Raleigh, Johnson, Chappell, Kiely
Centre; Canet (C), W. Blackman, Chandler
Half forwards; Burke, Beasy, C. Blackman
Forwards; Sharpe, Maher, Morgan, Downs
Followers; Martin, Hiskins
Rover; Baker
Blues team (20)
Backs; Dee, Watson, Clowe
Half backs; McDonald, Greenhill, Rogers, Dillon
Centre; Stephenson, W. Green, Drain/Braine
Half forwards; Bickford, Duncan, Wittman
Forwards; Cruddon, Soderbloom, G. Green, Daykin (C)
Followers; Ewans, Boromeo
Rover; McLatchie
Umpire; Scott
Blues 13.8.86 defeated the Blue & Whites 7.14.56 (Half time Blues 5.3.33 - B&W 2.9.21)
Blues Goals; McLatchie 5, Daykin 3, Crudden 2, V. G. Green 2 Wittman
B & W Goals; Downs 2, C. Blackman, Morgan, Burke, Beasy, Martin.
Players mentioned; (16) Boromeo, Gordon Green, Beasy, Clover (DNP injured), Braine (wingman Trafalgar), McLatchie (BOG), Crudden, Daykin, Watson (fullback Carlton District), Maher (rover Lilydale), Blackman, Morgan, Down, Greenhill, Raleigh, W. Green.

May 07
Carlton played Richmond
An fairly even game throughout, Carlton's better teamwork prevailed.
Carlton won; 10.12.72 - 7.9.51
Umpire; W. J. Smith
Goals; Bell 4, Hill 4, Dyer, McPherson
Best; Toole, Dacey, Hill, Bell, Dee, Soderbloom

May 21
Carlton played St.Kilda at the Junction Oval St.Kilda
The Saints got off to a great start booting 6 goals straight, despite the "heavy" ground, and 6 goals was the final margin.
The Blues also kicked 4 goals before registering a behind.
Carlton lost; 9.9.63 - 15.9.99
Goals; Bell 5, Hughes 2, Grinblat, Ambridge
Best; the goal kickers, plus, Hyde, Dyer, Toole

May 28
Carlton played Fitzroy
Carlton 4.10.34 defeated by Fitzroy 9.15.69
Carlton lost by 35 points

June 25
Carlton played Melbourne
Carlton 14.13.97 defeated Melbourne 9.11.65

August 13
Carlton District played Leopold
Carlton won by 41 points, 12.12.84 - 6.7.43
Goals; Inch 6, rest unknown
Best; Inch, Hill, Grinblot

September 10
Carlton played Melbourne
Carlton won by 10 points
Carl, 12. 7.79
Melb 10.9.69

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