|Venue: Princes Park||Date: Saturday May 12, 1928|
|Result: Win by 96 points||Umpire: Smith||Crowd: 18,000|
|Goalkickers: H.Davie 6, C.Davey 3, H.Dunn 2, H.Clover 1, M.Connell 1, F.Donoghue 1, L.Johnson 1, H.Ross 1.|
|Reports:||Injuries: T.Downs taken off the ground with an injured arm in the first quarter.|
Carlton blew the Saints out of the water with a 96 point thrashing, this margin could have been far greater if accuracy in front of goals was better. Harry Davie continued his impressive start to his career at Carlton with another six goal haul, bringing his tally to 14 majors in his first three games.
At the end of this round Carlton were in 1st spot on the ladder with a percentage of 182.9.
|B:||20 Ted Brewis||33 Jim Watson||26 Ray Brew (cc)|
|HB:||18 Frank Donoghue||32 Alex Duncan||6 Fred Gilby|
|C:||21 Billy Wood||2 Colin Martyn||30 Vin Arthur|
|HF:||5 Les Johnson||1 Horrie Clover (vc)||16 Harvey Dunn|
|F:||17 Charlie Davey||8 Harry Davie||9 Hector Ross|
|Ruck:||29 Maurie Connell||11 Maurie Beasy||28 Tommy Downs|
Round 3 | Round 5