Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Frank Hince

Known as
Frank Hince

13 January 1882

4 May 1945 (aged 63)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 209d
Last game: 24y 126d

Senior clubs
Fitzroy; Carlton

Recruited from
Fitzroy (1903)

Frank Hince

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV

AFL: 697th player to appear, 4,084th most games played, 8,392nd most goals kickedFitzroy: 71st player to appear, 494th most games played, 832nd most goals kickedCarlton: 153rd player to appear, 411th most games played, 781st most goals kicked

Frank Hince was an exceptional full back renowned for his surging gallops out of defence. He was a fine kick, with his place kicking in particular attracting praise. His VFL career comprised 17 games with Fitzroy in 1901-2 followed by 36 games and his one and only league goal with Carlton from 1903 to 1906.

Author - John Devaney


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