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Key Facts

Full name
Terry Bright

Known as
Terry Bright

12 February 1958 (age 65)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 18y 51d
Last game: 29y 143d

Height and weight
Height: 188 cm
Weight: 87 kg

Senior clubs
Geelong West; Geelong

Jumper numbers
Geelong: 4

Family links
Matt Goggin (Uncle)Bill Goggin (Uncle)

Terry Bright

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
Geelong WestVFA1974-197535

AFL: 8,793rd player to appear, 472nd most games played, 152nd most goals kickedGeelong: 769th player to appear, 32nd most games played, 12th most goals kicked

Terry Bright commenced his senior career in the VFA with Geelong West, and was a member of that club's 1975 first division premiership side. He crossed to Geelong the following year,and was a great player for the Cats in 219 VFL games over the ensuing dozen seasons. A highly effective, goal kicking forward, he booted 331 career goals, and topped Geelong's list on three occasions. When required, Bright could also do a more than mean job across half back,where his strong marking and keen anticipation came to the fore. He represented Victoria three times.

Author - John Devaney


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* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
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