Full Name: LAURIE O'TOOLE
Date of Birth: 23/10/1937
Height: 188 cm ( 6-2 )
Weight: 83 kg ( 13-1 )
Debut: 25/07/1959, Round 13, North Melbourne
Last Game: 23/07/1960, Round 13, Essendon
Total Games: 13
Total Goals: 8
Total Games: 18
Total Goals: 20
Honours: VFL Reserves Representative Team.
Laurie was a red headed ruckman and centre-half-forward. He was a hard working player who was a strong mark. Recruited from Mentone CYMS he spent two seasons with Richmond. In 1961 he played briefly with Fitzroy Reserves. He then transferred to Sandringham where he played between 1962 and 1966. He was a member of their 1962 Premiership team and represented the VFA four times. He transferred to Ainslie in 1967 and spent two seasons with that club, as well as captaining the A.C.T Representative side. Laurie now lives in Canberra.
Mentone CYMS 1955-58, Games 70.
Fitzroy Reserves 1961, Games 3, Goals 1 ; Sandringham 1962-66, Games 86, Goals 171 ( Honours - Premiership 1962, Leading Goalkicker 1966 Goals 56, VFA Representative Team Games 4 Goals 7 ) ; Ainslie 1967-68, Games 30 ( Honours - League Representative Team 1967-68, Captain ACT Representative Team 1968 ).