Terry Johnston

Image DOB: 4th July, 1943

From: Nunawading High School

Games: 0
Goals: 0

Morrish Medal - 1961

A ruckman promoted from the Fourths as a 15 year old, Johnston was was best and Fairest for the Third Eighteen in 1961. He won the Morrish Medal, played for the Victorian Under 19's and toured America with the Demons in 1963.

Wore number 42 in 1962 and 1963 Reserves games.

Failing to kick start a VFL career Johnston moved to Box Hill in 1964, then Queensland in 1965, where he played in Morningside's first QAFL premiership. He played for Queensland, won the Grogan Medal for best in the competition and was named in the Morningside team of the century.

Johnston is a member of the Queensland AFL Hall of Fame.

Before the 1957 Grand Final, Johnston's mother decorated the Melbourne committee room with flowers. He was promoted the next year.

Other Players

Herald - ?/09/1957 ("Off the Ball with Alf Brown")
The Age - 30/04/1959
Age - 23/08/1961
Age - 02/09/1964

Queensland AFL profile
VFA Project profile

Created by supermercado. Last Modification: Saturday 15 February 2020 14:33:47 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 11)

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