1915 SAFL season

The 1915 South Australian Football League season was the 39th season of the top-level Australian rules football competition in South Australia.

1915 SAFL premiership season
Sturt 1915 Premiers.jpg
38th SAFL season
Pictured above is the 1915 Sturt premiership team.
Teams7
PremiersSturt
1st premiership
Minor premiersPort Adelaide
12th minor premiership
Magarey MedallistFrank Barry
South Adelaide
Charlie Perry
Norwood
Sampson Hosking
Port Adelaide
Leading goalkickerF Fitzgerald
West Adelaide (31 goals)
Matches played45
Highest13,000 (Grand Final, Sturt vs. Port Adelaide)

This was the last season of the SAFL as the competition was suspended due to the escalation of World War I. The competition would resume again in 1919.

LadderEdit

1915 SAFL Ladder
TEAM P W L D PF PA % PTS
1 Port Adelaide 12 9 2 1 792 453 63.61 19
2 South Adelaide 12 8 3 1 602 547 52.39 17
3 West Adelaide 12 6 6 0 578 556 50.97 12
4 Sturt (P) 12 6 6 0 638 671 48.74 12
5 West Torrens 12 5 7 0 564 686 45.12 10
6 North Adelaide 12 4 8 0 584 618 48.59 8
7 Norwood 12 3 9 0 474 701 40.34 6
Key: P = Played, W = Won, L = Lost, D = Drawn, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, (P) = Premiers [1]

1915 SAFL FinalsEdit

Grand FinalEdit

1915 SAFL Grand Final
Saturday, 25 September Sturt def. Port Adelaide Adelaide Oval (crowd: 13,000)
2.1 (13)
3.5 (23)
6.7 (43)
 6.10 (46)
Q1
Q2
Q3
 Final
3.1 (19)
3.4 (22)
4.5 (29)
 4.10 (34)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Australian Football – SANFL Season 1915". Archived from the original on 4 January 2015. Retrieved 4 January 2015.