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Key Facts

Full name
Percy Hunt

Known as
Percy Hunt

Born
12 November 1922

Died
9 March 1985 (aged 62)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 160d
Last game: 27y 308d

Height and weight
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 74 kg

Senior clubs
Geelong

Jumper numbers
Geelong: 25

Percy Hunt

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
GeelongV/AFL1945-1950112350.3138%3
Total1945-1950112350.3138%3

AFL: 5,417th player to appear, 2,101st most games played, 2,661st most goals kickedGeelong: 476th player to appear, 147th most games played, 204th most goals kicked

Geelong's Percy Hunt was a lightly built utility who probably played his best football across half back. Originally from Ballarat he boasted plenty of grit and tenacity and was an automatic selection for the Cats between 1945 and 1950 during which time he played 112 games and kicked 35 goals. 

Author - John Devaney

Sources

Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers by Russell Holmesby & Jim Main; Wikipedia article

Footnotes

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