Geelong historical data

HISTORY

Joined VFL: (VFA: 1887–1897), 2000
Premiers: 1878, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1886, 2002, 2007, 2012 (10)
Runners Up: 1881, 1887, 1888, 1895, 2006, 2013 (6)
VFL Club Champions:
JJ Liston Trophy Winner: James Byrne (2007), Jordan Schroder (2013)
Norm Goss Memorial Medallist: James Rahilly (2002), Tom Lonergan (2007), George Horlin-Smith (2012)
‘Frosty’ Miller Medallist:
Games Record Holder: Jackson Hollmer (106)
Goals Record Holder: Matthew McCarthy (119)
Longest Winning Sequence: 9 (2012)
Longest Losing Sequence: 8 (2005)

 

LEADERSHIP

YEAR COACH CAPTAIN BEST & FAIREST
2000 R Watt Rotation P Lindsay
2001 R Watt Rotation P Corrigan
2002 R Watt T McGrath D Mensch
2003 R Watt T McGrath A Carrazzo
2004 R Watt J Byrne J Byrne
2005 L Tudor J Byrne M Spencer
2006 L Tudor J Byrne J Byrne
2007 L Tudor J Byrne T Callan
2008 L Tudor J Byrne J Davenport
2009 D Amos J Podsiadly J Podsiadly
2010 D Amos J Podsiadly / M Firman R Gamble
2011 D Amos M Firman / T Selwood J Simpkin
2012 M Knights T Selwood J Simpkin
2013 M Knights T Selwood M Corrigan
2014 M Knights D Gleeson J Schroder
2015 P Hood J Hollmer / B Raidme / J Sheringham / R Williams T Ruggles
2016 S O’Bree Rotation T Atkins
2017 S O’Bree Rotation (T Atkins / J Edwards / B Moloney)

 

DRAFTEES

2000 Tim Clark* (Geelong) 0, Leigh Harding* (North Melbourne) 141
2004 Matthew Egan (Geelong) 59
2006 Jason Davenport* (Geelong/Port Adelaide) 0/28
2007 Shane Mumford (Geelong/Sydney/GWS) 21/79/51, Scott Thompson (North Melbourne) 179
2009 Ben Johnson* (Geelong) 0, James Podsiadly* (Geelong/Adelaide) 83/21
2010 Jonathan Simpkin* (Geelong/Hawthorn/Essendon) 4/33/4
2011 Jackson Sheringham* (Geelong) 12
2015 Tom Ruggles* (Geelong) 18
2016 Ryan Abbott (Geelong), Timm House (Geelong), Tom Stewart (Geelong)

 

REPRESENTATIVE PLAYERS

1999 Paul Lindsay
2001 Andrew Carrazzo
2004 James Byrne, Shannon Byrnes
2007 James Byrne (Captain), Jason Davenport
2008 Matthew Firman
2010 Jonathan Simpkin
2013 Dom Gleeson (Captain)

 

TEAM OF THE YEAR

2003 Andrew Carrazzo
2004 James Byrne, Matthew Egan
2005 James Byrne
2006 James Byrne (Captain)
2007 James Byrne (Captain)
2008 James Byrne
2009 Brodie Moles, James Podsiadly
2010 Jonathan Simpkin
2012 Troy Selwood
2013 Mark Corrigan, Matthew Knights (Coach), Ben Raidme, Troy Selwood, Matthew Sully
2016 Tom Atkins, Tom Stewart

 

HIGHS & LOWS

AGAINST HIGHEST YEAR LOWEST YEAR
Box Hill Hawks 21.13 (139) 2012 7.7 (49) 2006
Casey Demons 31.6 (192) 2011 6.9 (45) 2015
Coburg 22.16 (148) 2003 6.9 (45) 2001
Collingwood 19.9 (123) 2008 4.9 (33) 2009
Essendon 20.19 (139) 2000 6.7 (43) 2015
Footscray 8.12 (60) 2016 2.10 (22) 2014
North Ballarat 24.14 (158) 2008 4.5 (29) 2015
Northern Blues 26.8 (164) 2002 2.9 (21) 2006
Port Melbourne 23.11 (149) 2002 6.9 (45) 2003
Richmond 16.13 (109) 2015 6.9 (45) 2016
Sandringham 27.12 (174) 2014 8.7 (55) 2009
Werribee 25.16 (166) 2016 6.6 (42) 2001
Williamstown 24.16 (160) 2013 7.12 (54) 2003

 

ALL-TIME HIGHS & LOWS

Highest score: 31.17 (203) vs Bendigo 2002
Lowest score: 2.9 (21) vs Northern Blues 2006

Includes former VFA/VFL teams.

 

HEAD TO HEAD

VERSUS PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN
Box Hill Hawks 24 10 14 0
Casey Demons 27 15 12 0
Coburg 23 17 6 0
Collingwood 18 6 12 0
Essendon 10 5 5 0
Footscray 4 0 4 0
North Ballarat 29 14 15 0
Northern Blues 23 11 12 0
Port Melbourne 26 11 15 0
Richmond 5 2 3 0
Sandringham 27 15 12 0
Werribee 27 15 12 0
Williamstown 21 10 11 0
Total Versus Existing Clubs 264 131 133 0
OVERALL TOTAL 337 180 157 0

The overall total figures include matches against past VFA/VFL clubs.  All figures are calculated from Division 1 matches only.

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