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Reference_ 1925 VFA Grand Final





Introduction

TheAge 31 Aug 1925 P15 600thumb
TheAge 31 Aug 1925 P15 600thumb


Season and Lead-up



Teams

Team List - Record (Emerald Hill) 1
Team List - The Argus2

Brunswick

1925 Brunswick Football Club Premiers Team 1925 Source:Picture Victoria id5561 - Reproduced with permission of Moreland City Libraries - Photographer Unknown
1925 Brunswick Football Club Premiers Team 1925 Source:Picture Victoria id5561 - Reproduced with permission of Moreland City Libraries - Photographer Unknown


BMike McMahonFrank AlessioOssie Green
HBArthur Hart b1905Frank RaymondLou Bols
CJim KeddieBilly BlackmanCyril Bright
HFAndersonFrank RaymondTom HassettDick O'Connor
FStewart McLatchieLeo McInerneyWally Raleigh (c)
FollRupe HiskinsMorrie Ewans
RovJohn Fitzgerald b1901

Emerg: Barnett, Cambell, Harris, Baxter
Coach Wally Raleigh

Note: Billy Blackman, Stewart McLatchie, Rupe Hiskins, Morrie Ewans and Wally Raleigh had, at some stage, all played for Carlton.


Port Melbourne

BGeorge MurphyJim StylesBill 'Buffy' Rees
HBTom RedmanGeorge WaterhouseHarry Crompton
CR.S. 'Sal' HarveyJoe RussellGeorge Styles
HFHarry FroudMonty JohnsonBob Skilton Snr
FBob LawsonBob MorrisBob Forbes
FollBill RuddArt Campbell
RovBill Barfoot (c)

Emerg: Bolman

Coach: Fred Carpenter

Notes
PMFC DB does not have a player named Redman (which contemporary sources confirm), but does have a Tom Redmond.
Keith, Monty or Billy Johnson


Reference_ 1925 VFA Grand Final - Winning Team (Brunswick)
Reference_ 1925 VFA Grand Final - Defeated Team (Port Melbourne)


The Game

Date: 29-Aug-1925
Venue: Motordrome
Crowd 18,000 (age), 13,00 (Australasian), 15,000 (Argus)
Umpire: Leheny

TeamsQ1Q2Q3Final
Brunswick (VFA)1.3 (9)7.5 (47)8.8 (56)10.9 (69)
Port Melbourne (VFA)4.1 (25)5.3 (33)6.7 (43)7.11 (53)


Goals:
Br: Hassett 4, McInerney, 3, Fitzgerald, O'Conner, McLatchie
PM: Lawson 2, Froud 2, Rees 2, Rudd

Best (Age)
Overall:Waterhouse (Br), Barfoot (PM), Fitzgerald (Br)
Br: Hassett, Alessio, McInerney, Bols, O'Conner, Green, Keddie, Hassett, Blackman
PM: Rees, W.Rudd, Johnson, Skilton, Froud, Lawson, Forbes, Crompton


Match Previews


Match Reviews

The Age - 31-Aug-1925
Record (Emerald Hill) - 5-Sep-1925 3
The Argus - 31-Aug-1925 4

Photos

Argus 31 Aug 1925 P9 600thumb
Argus 31 Aug 1925 P9 600thumb

Australasian 5 Sep 1925 P78 600thumb
Australasian 5 Sep 1925 P78 600thumb


The Aftermath

Stawell Trip - Argus 12 Sep 1925 P31 600thumb
Stawell Trip - Argus 12 Sep 1925 P31 600thumb


http://www.thegapchessclub.org.au/vfa/1925.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1925_VFA_season



Sources


1. ASSOCIATION fINAL. (1925, August 29). Record (Emerald Hill, Vic. : 1881 - 1954), p. 2. Retrieved January 5, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article164448748
2. THE ASSOCIATION. (1925, August 28). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 4. Retrieved January 5, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2164318
3. ASSOCIATION FINAL. (1925, September 5). Record (Emerald Hill, Vic. : 1881 - 1954), p. 3. Retrieved January 11, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article164443798
4. BRUNSWICK WIN PREMIERSHIP. (1925, August 31). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957), p. 16. Retrieved January 12, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2165647



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