Reserves Season 1957
Coach: Jack Carney
Best & Fairest: Laurie Rogers
Premier: North Melbourne
Back Row: ?, Holt, Bill Hill, ?, ?.
2nd Row: T Harrison (Trainer), Max Miers,
G Ferry, ?, Maurie Pope,
C Ridgeway, ?, ?, Keith Harrison (Trainer)
Centre Row: Laurie Rogers, L Berner,
Jack Carney (coach), Jack Mills,
?, B Byron, Jim Lalor.
Front Row: ?, ?, William "Bill" Hoogen
L Brereton, Ray Pettigrew, R Pertile
VFL PermitsTo Carlton; Allan White (Avenel), B. N. Calleson (Carlton thirds), R. E. Mason (Collingwood)
Off; Keith Taylor (Northcote), Len Davies (Camberwell)
Round 1: April 21 Easter Monday
Round one of the season.
Carlton played Hawthorn at Glenferrie.
Carlton team; (24 named)
From; Bill Armstrong, John Benetti, Byron, Dawson, Jack Ellis, Gardiner, Hall, Hamilton, William "Bill" Hoogen, Robert Licciardo, Jack Mills, McRae, Max Miers, Ron O'Dwyer, Ross Ousley, Maurie Pope, R. Pertile, N. Ryan, Laurie Rogers, Smith, Stephenson, Side, Serge Silvagni, Allan White.
Result: Lost by 99 points.
Played 1, Won 0, Lost 1, For 42, Against 141, 29.78%, Points 0.
Round 2: April 27
Carlton played South Melbourne at Princes Park
Umpire; R. Pawley
South Melb. 10.12.72
Result: Lost by 12 points.
Best; Gerald Burke, Ryan, Jack Ellis
Played 2, Won 0, Lost 2, For 102, Against 213, 47.0%, Points 0.
Round 3: May 04
Carlton played Footscray at Princes Park
Backs; Bill Armstrong, Brian Buckley, Len Cottrell
Half backs; MacRae, Ross Ousley, Ryan
Centres; Hamilton, Leon Berner, Barry Beitzel
Half forwards; Jack Ellis Kevin O'Brien, Stephenson
Forwards; Ron O'Dwyer, Allan White, Maurie Pope
Followers; Robert Licciardo, Vic Garra
Rover; Jack Mills
Emergencies; Ingram, Cairns, Gardiner, Clarke, William "Bill" Hoogen, Lalor
Carlton lost; 11.7.73 - 17.12.114
Goals; Gardiner 4, rest unknown
Best; Brian Buckley, Hamilton, Gardiner
Round 4: May 11
Carlton played Geelong at Geelong
Team met at the corner of Bourke and Spencer Street at 11.30am.
Carlton team from; (23 named)
Bill Armstrong, Brian Buckley, Barry Beitzel, Leo Brereton, Byron, Clark, Allan, Gardiner, Hall, Colin Holt, William "Bill" Hoogen, Lalor, Max Miers, Hayson, Ross Ousley, Ron O'Dwyer, Kevin O'Brien, Pertile, Maurie Pope, Laurie Rogers, Ryan, Stephenson, Allan White.
Carlton lost; 11.10.76 - 12.8.80
Best; Kevin O'Brien, Colin Holt, Hall
Round 5: May 18
Carlton played Richmond
Carlton team; (25 named)
From: Bill Armstrong, Brian Buckley, Barry Beitzel, Leo Brereton, Byron, Clarke, Len Cottrell, Jack Ellis, Gardiner, Hamilton, Hall, Colin Holt, Lalor, Max Miers, Mason, Kevin O'Brien, Ron O'Dwyer, Ross Ousley, Thyland, Maurie Pope, Pertile, Laurie Rogers, Ryan, Stephenson, Allan White.
Carlton lost; 5.22.52 - 13.19.97
Best; Ron O'Dwyer, Brian Buckley, Leo Brereton
July 02 Monday
Carlton were last on the ladder with having lost all 11 games so far this season.
Round 7: June 01
Carlton played Essendon
Carlton lost;10.12.72 - 13.11.89
Carlton last; Played 7, Won 0, Lost 7 Drawn 0, For 452, Against 692, 65.3%, Points 0
Round 8: June 08
Carlton played Melbourne
Carlton lost; 10.13.73 - 17.15.117
Goals; Jack Ellis 2, unknown
Best; Ross Ousley, Maurie Pope, Max Miers
Round 9: June 15
Carlton played North Melbourne
Carlton lost by 1 point.
Carlton 11.12.78 - 11.13.79
Goals; Ellis 5, unknown
Best; O'Brien, Rogers, Miers.
August 24 Final game of the home and away season
Carlton played Essendon
Essendon finished third on the ladder with 48 points.
The Blues finished last.
Ellis kicked 38 goals to finish fourth on the goal kicking list behind Young (Haw) with 53
Carlton won by 12 points
Carlton 9.13.67 - 7.13.55
Goals; Ellis 3, Benetti 2, unknown
Best; Rogers, Benetti, Holt.
Played 18, Won 3, Lost, 15, For 1256, Against 1690, 74.6%, Pts 12.