1941 Dockerty Cup Results

written by John Punshon
Sources: The Age, The Argus, The Box Hill Reporter, The Sun, The Sunshine Advocate


The line-ups that appear on this page were the selected teams published in the newspapers prior to the match. Late inclusions, where known, have been noted. Clubs sometimes named more than eleven players.

Home Team v Away Team
Round One
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Venue not known. Referee: J Riddell.
Collingwood
Deane, Roden, Ferneyhough, Nicholas, Morton, McDonald, Linton, Bergner, Keay, Mee, J Fairweather.
Goals: J Fairweather x 2
2 - 3 RAAF
Goals: Jamieson x 3, McDonald x 2, Kirby x 2
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Venue not known. Referee: A Maver.
Heidelberg
Arnold, Young, Cummings, P Duffy, Rowland, Hughes, Chester, Tunstall, Bowman, E Duffy, Shepherdly, Hartill. [12 names]
Goals: Cummings, Bowman
2 - 10 Moreland
Alec Nicholson, Avraham Resnik, McFarland, Wallace, Avraham Beth-Halevy, Taylor, Jones, Hawkes, Walmsley, McMurray, Magee, Mackey, Vosper. [13 names]
Goals: Magee x 3, Walmsley x 2, Jones x 2, McMurray, Mackey, Beth-Halevy
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Flinders Naval Depot, Crib Point. Referee: C Rodger.
Navy
Goals: Dorsch x 2, Herrington, Reid
4 - 0 University High School Old Boys
A Gravell, McOrist, Hill, F Stewart, Bellchambers, A Stewart, Bell, Demetrie, Shears, Diamantis, Straede. Res: Sawkins.
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Railway Reserve Ground, Sunshine. Referee: G Tomlinson.
Nobels
Goals: J Lyons x 3, Barton
4 - 2 South Yarra
Blundell, Fraser, Ziebell, Friend, Ferguson, Cook, Sheffield, Spetch, A Bradd, Tickle, Parkinson, Collins. [12 names] Res: F Bradd, Kane.
Goals: A Bradd, Spetch
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Como Park, South Yarra. Referee: E Hayden.
Prahran

Bates, A Kerr, C Semple, Jarvis, Maver, Scott, C McDougall, Hamilton, Tom Scrafton, Taylor, Turnbull.Goals: Scrafton x 4, Taylor x 3, McDougall x 2, Semple, Hamilton, Bates
12 - 1 Northcote High School Old Boys
Stevens, Lyons, Trivett, Basham, Geisler, Gurr, Bogatt, Blake, O'Dwyer, Young, Gardiner, Harris, Wolper.
Goal: O'Dwyer
Saturday, May 24, 1941. Middle Park, Referee: T Burns.
South Melbourne United
Ashworth, Reddish, Taylor, Cormack, Guthrie, Lock, Carter, Marshall, Jim Nicholson, Perrett, McLeod, Van Pelt. [12 names]
Goals: Nicholson x 2, McLeod
3 - 1 Hakoah
Power, Spizer, Halprin, Bogatin, Roth, Ruddock, Canolido, Alex Forrest, Molinsky, Greer, Arber, Berkman, Biner. [13 names]
Goal: Arber
Byes: Box Hill & Brighton
Round Two
Saturday, July 5, 1941. Surrey Park, Box Hill. Referee: C Rodger.
Box Hill
A McKellar, J Holborn, Smith, E Bergner, Ross, Savage, Bayley, J Hobson, Fenn, Church, Jeffs, Arrowsmith, J Wilson. [13 names]
Goal: Holborn
1 - 4 South Melbourne United
Ashworth, Reddish, Taylor, Cormack, Guthrie, Lock, Carter, Marshall, Murray, Perrett, McLeod. Res: Dorrington, Van Pelt.
Goals: Scorers not known
Saturday, July 5, 1941. Flinders Naval Depot, Crib Point. Referee: T Burns.
Navy
Goals: Scorers not known
4 - 3 Brighton
Kemp, Armstrong, Stewart, McDougall, Bingham, Fred Ursell, McLennon, Geddes, Gray, Sketcher, Smith. Res: Howie, Nicholls, Hughes.
Goals: Scorers not known
Saturday, July 5, 1941. Railway Reserve Ground, Sunshine. Referee: G Tomlinson.
Nobels
Tom Sharp, Wal Whittaker, George Sharp, Jack Barton, Tom Harrison, Jim Cramond, Angus Drennan, Andy Kyle, Jock Lyons, Bill Douglas, Johnny Johnstone, Alf Stark, Fred Cook. [13 names]
0 - 0 Prahran
Shepherd, Crump, A Kerr, Bill Gow, Jarvis, S Fraser, C Semple, C McDougall, Hamilton, Tom Scrafton, Taylor, Turnbull. [12 names] Res: J Scott.
Saturday, July 5, 1941. Fawkner Park, South Yarra. Referee: E Hayden.
RAAF
Goals: Kirby, Grudgefield
2 - 4 Moreland
Alec Nicholson, Avraham Resnik, McFarland, Wallace, Avraham Beth-Halevy, Jones, Taylor, Walmsley, McMurray, Magee, Mackey, Maver, Vosper. [13 names]
Goals: Mackey x 2, Magee, Walmsley
Round Two Replay
Saturday, July 12, 1941. Como Park, South Yarra. Referee: G Tomlinson.
Prahran
Shepherd, A Kerr, Bill Gow, Jarvis, S Fraser, C Semple, C McDougall, Hamilton, Tom Scrafton, Taylor, Turnbull. Res: J Scott.
Goals: Scrafton, Turnbull, Taylor
3 - 0 Nobels
Tom Sharp, George Sharp, Wal Whittaker, Jim Cramond, Tom Harrison, Jack Barton, Angus Drennan, Andy Kyle, Jock Lyons, Johnny Johnstone, Bill Douglas, Cameron, Alf Stark. [13 names]
Semi-Finals
Saturday, August 2, 1941. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Referee: Not known.
Prahran
Shepherd, A Kerr, Bill Gow, Hamilton, S Fraser, Jarvis, Turnbull, C Semple, Tom Scrafton, Taylor, C McDougall. Res: J Rodgers, J Scott.
Goal: Semple
1 - 0 South Melbourne United
Ashworth, Reddish, Taylor, Cormack, Guthrie, Lock, Carter, Marshall, Jim Nicholson, Perrett, McLeod. Res: Murray, Dorrington.
Saturday, August 16, 1941. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Referee: Not known.
Moreland
Alec Nicholson, Avraham Resnik, McFarland, Wallace, Avraham Beth-Halevy, Taylor, Parsons, Jones, Magee, Mackey, Maver.
Goals: Magee x 4, Mackey x 2, Jones
7 - 2 Navy
Goals: Herrington, Dorsch
1941 Dockerty Cup Final
Saturday, September 6, 1941. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Referee: T Burns.
Moreland
Alec Nicholson, McFarland, Avraham Beth-Halevy, Maver, Wallace, Taylor, McMurray, Magee, Mackey, Jones, Parsons, Watts. [12 names]
Late inclusion: Denny.
Goal: Mackey
1 - 0 Prahran
Bates, A Kerr, Bill Gow, Jarvis, S Fraser, Hamilton, Shepherd, C Semple, Tom Scrafton, Taylor, Turnbull. Res: J Rodgers, J Scott.