Full Name: NOEL JENKINSON
Date of Birth: 18/03/1957
Height: 191 cm ( 6-3 )
Weight: 80 kg ( 12-8 )
Debut: 19/07/1975, Round 16, South Melbourne
Last Game: 02/06/1979, Round 9, Collingwood
Total Games: 57
Total Goals: 0
Total Games: 59
Total Goals: 3
Noel was a full-back. He was a close checking player who made opposing forwards earn their kicks . He was also a long kick, having once made the final of the “ World of Sport “ long distance kicking competition. He originally started with the U/19’s in 1973, as a 16 year old and he was a member of their 1973 Premiership side . In that game , he was voted Richmonds’ second best player . He was an automatic replacement for Dick Clay when he retired early in 1976 , and held this position between 1976 and 1979 before before moving to South Melbourne for two seasons. He retired at the age of 24 to concentrate on his accountancy career and now lives in Glen Waverley.
Redcliffe U/14, U/16 ( Honours - Premiership One ).
South Melbourne Seniors 1980-81, Games 6, Goals 0 ; South Melbourne Reserves 1980-81, Games 36, Goals 1.