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KEY FACTS

Official name
Geelong Football Club

Known as
Geelong

Nickname
Cats

Formed
1859

Colours
Navy blue and white

Associated clubs
Geelong Reserves; Geelong WFC; Geelong WFC (VFLW)

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2022

Affiliation (Historical)
Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1896

Home Ground
Kardinia Park

AFL Premierships
2007, 2009, 2011, 2022 (4 total)

VFL Premierships
1925, 1931, 1937, 1951-2, 1963 (6 total)

VFA Premierships
1878-9-80, 1882-3-4, 1886 (7 total)

Senior Premierships
V/AFL Night Series - 1961, 2006, 2009 (3 total); McClelland Trophy: 1952, 1954, 1962-63, 1980-81, 1992, 2007-8, 2019, 2022 (11 total)

Most Games
355 - Joel Selwood (2007-2022)

Most Goals
1021 - Gary Ablett Snr (1984-1996)

League Top Goalkickers
E.James (27) 1897 & (31) 1899; L.Hagger (78) 1925; G.Moloney (109) 1932; L.White (86) 1948; G.Goninon (86) 1951; N.Rayson (80) 1955; D.Wade (68) 1962, (96) 1967 & (127) 1969; L.Donohue (105) 1976; G.Ablett senior (129) 1994 & (122) 1995; T. Hawkins (42) 2020 (10 winners/14 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Edward 'Carji' Greeves 1924; Bernie Smith 1951; Alistair Lord 1962; Paul Couch 1989; Jimmy Bartel 2007; Gary Ablett jnr 2009; Patrick Dangerfield 2016 (7 total)

Headquarters
Kardinia Park (GMHBA) La Trobe Terrace, Geelong, VIC 3220

Postal Address
PO Box 461, Geelong, VIC, 3220

Phone: 1300 462 287 

Website
geelongcats.com.au

Geelong



"Inspired by Dick Reynolds, Essendon got within five points late in the final term of the 1951 Grand Final, but Geelong was able to steady and pull away to secure an 11-point victory, 11.15 (81) to 10.10 (70). Under Reg Hickey, Geelong has developed into a marvellous team. Indeed, with Bernie Smith having won the Brownlow, and George Goninon having been the league's top goal kicker, the Cats had secured a prestigious treble which only Collingwood had previously accomplished ... "

John Devaney assesses the Cats from Kardinia Park, forever football's great entertainers

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2011 Season (AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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Geelong's 2011 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 H Geelong 0.41.74.106.12 48 WON St. Kilda 2.52.94.116.11 47 1 MCG Mar 25 (Fri, 7:45) Scores
2 A Geelong 5.38.610.913.11 89 WON Fremantle 4.47.98.1210.18 78 11 SUB Apr 2 (Sat, 5:40) Scores
3 H Geelong 2.66.1111.1417.20 122 WON Port Adelaide 1.52.55.76.7 43 79 KAR Apr 10 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
4 A Geelong 3.26.68.1011.15 81 WON Sydney 4.34.56.97.12 54 27 SCG Apr 16 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
5 A Geelong 5.26.713.1017.15 117 WON Hawthorn 5.38.312.615.8 98 19 MCG Apr 26 (Tue, 2:40) Scores
6 Geelong       Bye        
7 H Geelong 4.410.516.1119.13 127 WON North Melbourne 3.35.58.59.7 61 66 KAR May 7 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
8 H Geelong 2.92.105.128.17 65 WON Collingwood 1.15.37.59.8 62 3 MCG May 13 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
9 A Geelong 2.38.612.1115.12 102 WON Carlton 4.38.611.1014.16 100 2 DOC May 20 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
10 A Geelong 3.28.316.921.13 139 WON Gold Coast 6.49.810.1110.13 73 66 CRR May 28 (Sat, 7:20) Scores
11 H Geelong 5.613.817.923.10 148 WON Western Bulldogs 3.15.66.613.9 87 61 KAR Jun 4 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
12 H Geelong 5.210.210.613.10 88 WON Hawthorn 2.19.213.513.5 83 5 MCG Jun 11 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
13 A Geelong 3.39.311.615.10 100 WON St. Kilda 4.05.47.511.6 72 28 MCG Jun 18 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
14 H Geelong 7.39.614.1019.11 125 WON Adelaide 1.12.24.610.13 73 52 KAR Jun 26 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
15 A Geelong 3.35.79.1216.15 111 LOST Essendon 4.38.413.518.7 115 -4 DOC Jul 2 (Sat, 7:10) Scores
16 A Geelong 4.16.211.513.10 88 LOST West Coast 5.511.712.1014.12 96 -8 SUB Jul 8 (Fri, 6:40) Scores
17 A Geelong 3.49.413.820.13 133 WON Brisbane 4.68.813.1115.14 104 29 GAB Jul 17 (Sun, 2:10) Scores
18 H Geelong 4.211.516.917.11 113 WON Richmond 1.21.45.57.9 51 62 DOC Jul 24 (Sun, 1:10) Scores
19 H Geelong 8.320.428.837.11 233 WON Melbourne 0.31.45.47.5 47 186 KAR Jul 30 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
20 H Geelong 8.118.421.829.14 188 WON Gold Coast 3.03.06.16.2 38 150 KAR Aug 6 (Sat, 1:40) Scores
21 A Geelong 2.38.711.1014.12 96 WON Adelaide 2.35.68.1012.13 85 11 FBP Aug 14 (Sun, 4:10) Scores
22 Geelong       Bye        
23 H Geelong 2.55.78.1012.14 86 LOST Sydney 3.17.510.915.9 99 -13 KAR Aug 27 (Sat, 2:10) Scores
24 A Geelong 2.512.816.1522.17 149 WON Collingwood 4.05.07.28.5 53 96 MCG Sep 2 (Fri, 7:40) Scores
2QF H Geelong 2.07.212.614.14 98 WON Hawthorn 3.54.87.129.13 67 31 MCG Sep 9 (Fri, 7:45) Scores
2PF H Geelong 5.78.1115.1417.15 117 WON West Coast 2.35.47.610.9 69 48 MCG Sep 24 (Sat, 2:20) Scores
GF H Geelong 4.38.613.718.11 119 WON Collingwood 4.29.312.612.9 81 38 MCG Oct 1 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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2011 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
3 Bartel, Jimmy 24 325 13.5 204 8.5 529 22.0 142 5.9 13 0.5 94 3.9 28 29 26 1.1 6 162
1 Brown, Mitch 2 14 7.0 3 1.5 17 8.5 6 3.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 3 2 3 1.5 2 20
17 Byrnes, Shannon 5 31 6.2 16 3.2 47 9.4 8 1.6 0 0.0 5 1.0 2 1 5 1.0 2 32
35 Chapman, Paul 23 312 13.6 228 9.9 540 23.5 122 5.3 1 0.0 104 4.5 28 26 24 1.0 14 158
28 Christensen, Allen 19 154 8.1 150 7.9 304 16.0 59 3.1 0 0.0 70 3.7 32 23 18 0.9 11 119
11 Corey, Joel 21 257 12.2 262 12.5 519 24.7 77 3.7 29 1.4 90 4.3 25 27 8 0.4 5 53
18 Cowan, Josh 3 14 4.7 16 5.3 30 10.0 10 3.3 0 0.0 7 2.3 1 3 1 0.3 1 7
22 Duncan, Mitch 21 192 9.1 165 7.9 357 17.0 100 4.8 2 0.1 49 2.3 12 18 22 1.0 10 142
44 Enright, Corey 23 330 14.3 183 8.0 513 22.3 144 6.3 1 0.0 64 2.8 14 19 1 0.0 0 6
25 Gillies, Tom 2 8 4.0 8 4.0 16 8.0 4 2.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
29 Guthrie, Cameron 2 8 4.0 13 6.5 21 10.5 4 2.0 0 0.0 5 2.5 0 2 0 0.0 0 0
26 Hawkins, Tom 18 125 6.9 98 5.4 223 12.4 88 4.9 75 4.2 38 2.1 15 31 27 1.5 17 179
34 Hogan, Simon 1 1 1.0 6 6.0 7 7.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 3.0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
19 Hunt, Taylor 13 103 7.9 82 6.3 185 14.2 37 2.8 0 0.0 31 2.4 14 8 1 0.1 2 8
8 Hunt, Josh 22 203 9.2 141 6.4 344 15.6 103 4.7 0 0.0 57 2.6 14 11 4 0.2 1 25
20 Johnson, Steve 23 319 13.9 195 8.5 514 22.3 143 6.2 2 0.1 84 3.7 31 20 50 2.2 37 337
9 Kelly, James 24 319 13.3 258 10.8 577 24.0 62 2.6 2 0.1 185 7.7 23 46 5 0.2 12 42
45 Ling, Cameron 21 265 12.6 192 9.1 457 21.8 74 3.5 1 0.0 91 4.3 12 18 17 0.8 9 111
13 Lonergan, Tom 21 99 4.7 108 5.1 207 9.9 80 3.8 2 0.1 44 2.1 12 21 0 0.0 0 0
4 Mackie, Andrew 22 287 13.0 146 6.6 433 19.7 122 5.5 0 0.0 59 2.7 19 23 4 0.2 3 27
10 Menzel, Daniel 18 153 8.5 68 3.8 221 12.3 82 4.6 0 0.0 31 1.7 11 13 28 1.6 15 183
39 Milburn, Darren 14 135 9.6 120 8.6 255 18.2 76 5.4 1 0.1 24 1.7 10 13 3 0.2 0 18
21 Mooney, Cam 8 57 7.1 51 6.4 108 13.5 36 4.5 24 3.0 17 2.1 2 5 9 1.1 8 62
32 Motlop, Steven 4 23 5.8 12 3.0 35 8.8 4 1.0 0 0.0 7 1.8 1 0 2 0.5 3 15
6 Ottens, Brad 20 87 4.4 183 9.2 270 13.5 73 3.7 500 25.0 70 3.5 32 44 15 0.8 9 99
31 Podsiadly, James 23 189 8.2 92 4.0 281 12.2 130 5.7 18 0.8 48 2.1 17 30 52 2.3 38 350
30 Scarlett, Matthew 22 211 9.6 154 7.0 365 16.6 115 5.2 0 0.0 44 2.0 14 10 1 0.0 1 7
14 Selwood, Joel 20 296 14.8 222 11.1 518 25.9 82 4.1 13 0.7 125 6.3 60 26 15 0.8 12 102
16 Simpson, Dawson 1 2 2.0 7 7.0 9 9.0 4 4.0 22 22.0 4 4.0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0
27 Stokes, Mathew 22 208 9.5 233 10.6 441 20.0 95 4.3 0 0.0 70 3.2 25 14 29 1.3 16 190
7 Taylor, Harry 24 208 8.7 148 6.2 356 14.8 144 6.0 3 0.1 46 1.9 18 9 0 0.0 2 2
5 Varcoe, Travis 24 187 7.8 202 8.4 389 16.2 57 2.4 0 0.0 51 2.1 10 7 31 1.3 17 203
36 Vardy, Nathan 9 29 3.2 33 3.7 62 6.9 20 2.2 104 11.6 18 2.0 7 4 6 0.7 6 42
12 West, Trent 9 51 5.7 32 3.6 83 9.2 25 2.8 183 20.3 36 4.0 16 13 7 0.8 2 44
40 Wojcinski, David 22 162 7.4 173 7.9 335 15.2 76 3.5 0 0.0 49 2.2 17 23 12 0.5 9 81
Totals 550 5364 9.8 4204 7.6 9568 17.4 2404 4.4 996 1.8 1723 3.1 525 540 426 0.8 270 2826
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.