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KEY FACTS

Official name
St. Kilda Football Club

Known as
St. Kilda

Nickname
Saints

Formed
1873 (A previous 'St. Kilda' played senior football between 1859 and 1863, but the current club finds its genesis in the 1873 formation)

Colours
Red, white and black

Associated clubs
Sandringham; St. Kilda Reserves; Casey; Southern Saints WFC; St. Kilda (Original); St. Kilda WFC

Affiliation (Current)
Australian Football League (AFL) 1897–2023

Affiliations (Historical)
Challenge Cup (CUP) 1874–1876; Victorian Football Association (VFA) 1877–1879, 1886–1896

Home Ground
Docklands

VFL Premierships
1966 (1 total)

Senior Premierships
VFL/AFL Night Series - 1958, 1996, 2004, 2008 (4 total); McClelland Trophy -1997, 2009 (2 total)

Most Games
383 - Robert Harvey (1988-2008)

Most Goals
898 - Tony Lockett (1983-1994)

League Top Goalkickers
W.Mohr (101) 1936; W.Young (56) 1956; A.Lockett (117) 1987 & (127) 1991; F.Gehrig (103) 2004 & (74) 2005 (4 winners/6 wins)

Brownlow Medalists
Colin Watson 1925; Brian Gleeson 1957; Neil Roberts 1958; Verdun Howell 1959; Ian Stewart 1965 & 1966; Ross Smith 1967; Tony Lockett 1987; Robert Harvey 1997 & 1998 (8 medallists/10 medals)

Headquarters
32-60 Linton St, Moorabbin, VIC 3189

Postal Address
PO Box 1034, Moorabbin, VIC, 3189

Phone: 1300 467 246 

Email
reception@saints.com.au

Website
saints.com.au

St. Kilda



"It has become something of a truism to maintain that Aussies love an honest battler, as epitomised during the first World War by the tragic heroism of the defeated Australian forces at Gallipoli. In the sometimes equally fraught environment of Australian football, no club typifies the Gallipoli spirit better than St Kilda. Where other clubs boast of premierships, the Saints can point to an unparalleled collection of wooden spoons (27 in total)..."

John Devaney looks at the highs and lows of the ill-fated, but ever-popular seasiders, the St Kilda FC

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1968 Season (V/AFL) Fixture | Player Stats

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St. Kilda's 1968 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A St. Kilda 3.66.1310.1713.22 100 LOST South Melbourne 4.58.1112.1418.17 125 -25 LAK Apr 15 (Mon, 2:15) Scores
2 H St. Kilda 2.36.1210.1516.22 118 WON Melbourne 3.24.37.69.8 62 56 MOO Apr 20 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
3 A St. Kilda 1.14.38.510.7 67 WON Collingwood 0.41.91.182.19 31 36 VIC Apr 27 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
4 H St. Kilda 3.16.610.1112.12 84 WON Richmond 1.42.75.127.18 60 24 MOO May 4 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
5 A St. Kilda 4.25.38.59.7 61 WON North Melbourne 1.14.84.106.13 49 12 ARD May 11 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
6 A St. Kilda 2.15.213.319.6 120 WON Fitzroy 1.23.65.66.8 44 76 PRI May 18 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
7 H St. Kilda 1.15.75.911.13 79 WON Footscray 2.42.52.84.11 35 44 MOO May 25 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
8 H St. Kilda 8.78.1012.1516.17 113 WON Essendon 0.03.44.58.9 57 56 MOO Jun 10 (Mon, 2:15) Scores
9 A St. Kilda 3.45.58.711.9 75 LOST Geelong 2.37.312.615.9 99 -24 KAR Jun 15 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
10 H St. Kilda 1.41.53.103.10 28 LOST Carlton 2.22.34.38.8 56 -28 MOO Jun 22 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
11 A St. Kilda 2.17.510.517.9 111 WON Hawthorn 2.43.78.1115.11 101 10 GLE Jun 29 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
12 H St. Kilda 4.38.1011.1415.19 109 WON South Melbourne 2.33.55.96.9 45 64 MOO Jul 6 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
13 A St. Kilda 2.46.78.1410.16 76 WON Melbourne 4.56.78.810.11 71 5 MCG Jul 13 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
14 H St. Kilda 1.37.68.711.10 76 LOST Collingwood 2.27.69.1012.13 85 -9 MOO Jul 20 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
15 A St. Kilda 2.45.56.69.10 64 LOST Richmond 4.510.1011.1413.16 94 -30 MCG Jul 27 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
16 H St. Kilda 4.54.87.118.13 61 WON North Melbourne 0.03.34.36.3 39 22 MOO Aug 3 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
17 H St. Kilda 2.46.108.1312.19 91 WON Fitzroy 3.23.45.46.5 41 50 MOO Aug 10 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
18 A St. Kilda 6.69.714.1316.13 109 WON Footscray 0.02.33.66.8 44 65 WES Aug 17 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
19 A St. Kilda 4.27.48.99.12 66 DRAW Essendon 2.13.17.610.6 66 0 WIN Aug 24 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
20 H St. Kilda 4.29.511.916.14 110 WON Geelong 2.35.67.108.11 59 51 MOO Aug 31 (Sat, 2:15) Scores
1SF A St. Kilda 2.44.108.1311.17 83 LOST Geelong 4.49.714.1019.13 127 -44 MCG Sep 7 (Sat, 2:30) Scores
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1968 Player Stats

# Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
4 Baldock, Darrel 21 364 17.3 72 3.4 436 20.8 106 5.0 1 0.0     54 24 28 1.3 44 212
46 Besanko, Neil 4 30 7.5 8 2.0 38 9.5 6 1.5 0 0.0     0 3 0 0.0 0 0
22 Billing, Kevin 3 6 2.0 1 0.3 7 2.3 0 0.0 0 0.0     1 1 0 0.0 0 0
1 Bonney, John 19 269 14.2 83 4.4 352 18.5 39 2.1 0 0.0     33 40 22 1.2 14 146
17 Breen, Barry 21 308 14.7 50 2.4 358 17.0 107 5.1 2 0.1     45 38 14 0.7 9 93
32 Colling, Gary 16 124 7.8 40 2.5 164 10.3 32 2.0 0 0.0     17 26 1 0.1 2 8
8 Cooper, Ian 1 18 18.0 1 1.0 19 19.0 9 9.0 0 0.0     0 1 1 1.0 1 7
19 Davis, Allan 19 241 12.7 96 5.1 337 17.7 72 3.8 0 0.0     54 33 30 1.6 32 212
10 Ditterich, Carl 20 317 15.9 71 3.6 388 19.4 123 6.2 335 16.8     55 60 5 0.3 9 39
12 Dyer, Ian 8 85 10.6 7 0.9 92 11.5 8 1.0 0 0.0     11 9 11 1.4 14 80
25 Griffiths, Daryl 10 156 15.6 10 1.0 166 16.6 45 4.5 0 0.0     16 8 6 0.6 7 43
16 Howell, Verdun 3 20 6.7 3 1.0 23 7.7 2 0.7 0 0.0     4 5 1 0.3 0 6
11 Kennedy, Des 7 30 4.3 7 1.0 37 5.3 9 1.3 7 1.0     2 5 0 0.0 0 0
48 King, Derek 2 4 2.0 1 0.5 5 2.5 1 0.5 0 0.0     1 0 0 0.0 0 0
29 Lilley, Jon 19 181 9.5 56 2.9 237 12.5 41 2.2 1 0.1     17 27 0 0.0 0 0
26 Manzie, John 11 108 9.8 23 2.1 131 11.9 29 2.6 0 0.0     6 17 4 0.4 3 27
24 McLean, Graeme 2 27 13.5 6 3.0 33 16.5 8 4.0 1 0.5     1 6 1 0.5 1 7
15 Moran, Jeff 19 235 12.4 42 2.2 277 14.6 32 1.7 0 0.0     30 15 0 0.0 9 9
6 Murray, Bob 17 141 8.3 3 0.2 144 8.5 61 3.6 0 0.0     11 11 0 0.0 0 0
2 Mynott, Brian 16 91 5.7 17 1.1 108 6.8 19 1.2 271 16.9     21 27 1 0.1 0 6
18 Neale, Kevin 15 146 9.7 12 0.8 158 10.5 56 3.7 78 5.2     30 48 32 2.1 27 219
14 O'Dea, Jim 15 189 12.6 30 2.0 219 14.6 56 3.7 0 0.0     24 19 0 0.0 0 0
28 O'Donnell, John 16 167 10.4 45 2.8 212 13.3 73 4.6 30 1.9     18 32 22 1.4 7 139
21 Pascoe, Bob 9 67 7.4 21 2.3 88 9.8 17 1.9 70 7.8     24 27 11 1.2 6 72
31 Pascoe, Barry 20 382 19.1 99 5.0 481 24.1 108 5.4 20 1.0     45 41 13 0.7 6 84
20 Payze, Travis 4 41 10.3 3 0.8 44 11.0 20 5.0 0 0.0     6 6 8 2.0 10 58
37 Pitt, Max 4 20 5.0 13 3.3 33 8.3 11 2.8 0 0.0     1 3 0 0.0 2 2
23 Roberts, Kevin 10 122 12.2 29 2.9 151 15.1 24 2.4 0 0.0     11 29 9 0.9 9 63
23 Roberts, Stephen 1 5 5.0 1 1.0 6 6.0 1 1.0 1 1.0     0 0 1 1.0 1 7
36 Rumney, Peter 2 16 8.0 1 0.5 17 8.5 5 2.5 0 0.0     2 1 0 0.0 0 0
13 Sierakowski, Brian 13 101 7.8 23 1.8 124 9.5 43 3.3 45 3.5     16 22 0 0.0 3 3
3 Smith, Ross 21 411 19.6 108 5.1 519 24.7 52 2.5 0 0.0     61 42 21 1.0 19 145
5 Stewart, Ian 15 280 18.7 57 3.8 337 22.5 98 6.5 6 0.4     28 25 2 0.1 7 19
9 Synman, Ian 14 115 8.2 9 0.6 124 8.9 17 1.2 0 0.0     4 16 0 0.0 0 0
7 Trott, Stuart 14 127 9.1 12 0.9 139 9.9 22 1.6 1 0.1     15 18 2 0.1 3 15
32 Wallis, Gary 3 41 13.7 7 2.3 48 16.0 4 1.3 0 0.0     4 11 4 1.3 3 27
38 Ward, Geoff 6 60 10.0 10 1.7 70 11.7 27 4.5 0 0.0     12 5 4 0.7 10 34
Totals 420 5045 12.0 1077 2.6 6122 14.6 1383 3.3 869 2.1     680 701 254 0.6 258 1782
 

Footnotes

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