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On this day in Australian Football: June 24

Big Stats - Players

Goals
1944: Bill Wood kicked 7 goals for Footscray against Hawthorn (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
Behinds
1978: Greg Wells kicked 6 behinds for Melbourne against Hawthorn (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
Kicks
Handballs
Hitouts
Tackles
Frees for
Frees against

Player Milestones

Debuts
Last game
1916: Dan Minogue played his last game for Collingwood (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
1933: Bill Tymms played his last game for Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R9)
Career games
1911: Wally Scott played his 100th V/AFL game: St. Kilda vs. Geelong (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1922: Max Hislop played his 100th V/AFL game: Richmond vs. Carlton (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
1944: Rod McLean played his 100th V/AFL game: Carlton vs. Collingwood (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
1950: Chris Lambert played his 100th V/AFL game: Essendon vs. Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1950: Don Cordner played his 150th V/AFL game: Melbourne vs. Essendon (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1967: Wes Lofts played his 100th V/AFL game: Carlton vs. Footscray (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1967: Kevin Rose played his 150th V/AFL game: Collingwood vs. Hawthorn (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1994: Matthew Hogg played his 100th V/AFL game: Carlton vs. North Melbourne (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)
1994: Tom Alvin played his 200th V/AFL game: Carlton vs. North Melbourne (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)
1995: Brendon Gale played his 100th V/AFL game: Richmond vs. Fitzroy (AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
2000: Tim McGrath played his 200th V/AFL game: Geelong vs. Fremantle (AFL, Premiership Season, R16)
2017: Paddy Ryder played his 200th V/AFL game: Port Adelaide vs. Collingwood (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)
2021: Tom Stewart played his 100th V/AFL game: Geelong vs. Brisbane (AFL, Premiership Season, R15)
2022: Kyle Langford played his 100th V/AFL game: Essendon vs. West Coast (AFL, Premiership Season, R15)
Career goals
1916: Vin Gardiner kicked his 300th career V/AFL goal: Carlton vs. Collingwood (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
1944: Lindsay White kicked his 200th career V/AFL goal: Geelong vs. St. Kilda (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R8)
1950: Jack Jones kicked his 100th career V/AFL goal: Essendon vs. Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1961: Ted Langridge kicked his 100th career V/AFL goal: Richmond vs. Essendon (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1989: Michael Roach kicked his 600th career V/AFL goal: Richmond vs. Fitzroy (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R13)
2017: Todd Goldstein kicked his 100th career V/AFL goal: North Melbourne vs. Western Bulldogs (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)
2017: Chad Wingard kicked his 200th career V/AFL goal: Port Adelaide vs. Collingwood (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)
Goals in a season
1933: Bob Pratt kicked his 50th goal for the season for South Melbourne vs. Fitzroy (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R9)
1939: Sel Murray kicked his 50th goal for the season for North Melbourne vs. Footscray (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R10)
1978: Larry Donohue kicked his 50th goal for the season for Geelong vs. Collingwood (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
1978: George Young kicked his 50th goal for the season for St. Kilda vs. Fitzroy (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
1978: Michael Moncrieff kicked his 50th goal for the season for Hawthorn vs. Melbourne (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
1978: Bob Beecroft kicked his 50th goal for the season for Fitzroy vs. St. Kilda (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R12)
1984: Tony Lockett kicked his 50th goal for the season for St. Kilda vs. Sydney (V/AFL, Premiership Season, R13)
Big crowds
2011: 64,537 attended Hawthorn vs. Essendon at M.C.G. (AFL, Premiership Season, R14)

Birth & Deaths

Births
Deaths

Footnotes

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