GRONG GRONG-MATONG

Year Formed: 1952

Club Nickname: Magpies

Affiliation: 1952-81 South Western District Football League.

Timeline: 1952 Matong amalgamated with Grong Grong and become the Grong Grong-Matong United Football Club.

Senior Premierships: Nil

Best & Fairest - Gammage Medal: 1959 Peter Box, 1976 Wayne Evans.

Captain / Coaches: 1952-53 Barry McPherson, 1954 Mervyn Pieper, 1955 Allan Cameron, 1956-58 Clinton Wines, 1959-61 Peter Box, 1962 Allan Lonergan, 1963 John Cornish, 1964 John O'Connell, 1965 Jim McCallum (npc), 1966 Mervyn Sellars, 1967 Fred Mundy, 1968-70 Tom Carroll, 1971-73 Terry Leahy, 1974 Ron Drysdale, 1975 Laurie Pendrick, 1976 Doug Campbell, 1977-79 Laurie Gibson, 1980 Peter Cerato, 1981 Warren Purcell. 

Players for both clubs: Peter Harrison, Fred Mundy.

 

STATS: GRIFFITH vs GRONG GRONG-MATONG

South Western District Football League 1952-1981

Played 62, won 39, lost 20, drew 3.