Career : 1908
Debut and Only Game: Round 3, 1908 Aged 19 years, 268 days
Carlton Player No. 218
Goals : 0
DOB : 21 August, 1888
W. A. Laver was born in Castlemaine, and recruited from North Melbourne in the VFA. He represented Carlton in a single game in season 1908 - a victory over Essendon at Princes Park by 11 points.
Four years later, Laver made a comeback to the VFL and played 7 games for Fitzroy, where he kicked his one and only career goal.
He passed away on the 16th November, 1922, at the tragically young age of 34.