Full Name: CARL WATSON
Date of Birth: 11/11/1904
Height: 175 cm ( 5-9 )
Weight: 76 kg ( 11-13 )
Debut: 30/07/1927, Round 14, Collingwood
Last Game: 20/06/1931, Round 8, South Melbourne
Total Games: 44
Total Goals: 3
Seasons: 1927-28, 1930-31
Total Games: 25
Total Goals: 0
Carl was a fast, stylish player, who played in the centre or on the wing. Recruited from Tasmanian club Latroke, he was a fine kick and used the ball well. He was a member of Richmond’s 1928 and 1929 Grand Final sides. After five seasons with Richmond, he crossed to Essendon in 1932 before returning to Tasmania. He was also a professional runner, with the 1924 Ulverstone Gift one of the titles he won. A fireman, he died in 1960.
Meander 1921-22 ; Deloraine 1923 ; Latrobe 1924-26 ( Honours - Premiership 1924, 1926 ).
Essendon 1932, Games 11, Goals 1.