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Club Information

Known as
Sturt

Nickname
Double Blues

Abbreviation
STU

Formed
1901

Colours
Oxford and Cambridge blue

Emblem
Double Blues

Website
www.sturtfc.com.au

Current Affiliation
SANFL 1927-present

Historical Affiliations
SANFL (SA) 1901-14;

SANFL Premierships
1915, 1919, 1926, 1932, 1940, 1966-67-68-69-70, 1974, 1976, 2002 (13 total)

Senior Premierships
Stanley H Lewis Memorial Trophy: 1968, 1978, 1983 (3 total); SANFL Night/Knock-out/Pre-season Series: 1954, 1975 (2 total); Living Health Cup (minor premiers) 1998

Most Games
360 - Paul Bagshaw (1964-1980)

Most Goals
672 - Brant Chambers (2002-10)

League Top Goalkickers
Frank Golding (30) 1920; Paul Caust (57) 1955; Ross Sawley (70) 1964; Ken Whelan (107) 1973 & (108) 1974; Rick Davies (151) 1983; Brant Chambers (112) 2007 (6 total)

Magarey Medalists
H.Waye 1903; H.Cumberland 1911; V.Richardson 1920; H.Riley 1923; K.Dunn 1933; L.Fitzgerald 1952, 1954 & 1959; J.Halbert 1961; G.Whittlesea 1988; B.Atkinson 1997; D.Squire 1999 & 2000; J.Sheedy 2002#; T.Weatherald 2002; L.Crane 2008 (13 Medallists/16 Medals)

Headquarters Postal Address
P.O. Box 10, Unley 5061, South Australia

Sturt


Club Biography

"Try a word association test involving the name ‘Sturt’ with South Australian football followers of more than 40 years of age - and long memories - and the chances are that the most popular responses would be terms like “skilful”, “brilliant”, “classy” and “dazzling”. The Sturt side that dominated South Australian football during the second half of the 1960s had an impact which no other team in the history of the SANFL, with the possible exception of the great Port Adelaide side which won six successive premierships during the 1950s, ever managed ... "

  • John Devaney looks at the history of the Double Blues and their extraordinary run of success in the late 1960s

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2014 Season

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Sturt's 2014 Fixture

Rnd Home Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S R Away Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 S Mgn Grd Date  
1 Glenelg 2.0 4.1 6.3 6.5 41 def by Sturt 4.2 5.4 8.7 12.12 84 43 GO Apr 4 (Fri, 7:20) Details
2 Sturt 2.4 7.10 12.14 13.19 97 def Adelaide Reserves 2.1 3.4 6.5 9.6 60 37 UO Apr 12 (Sat, 2:10) Details
3 Norwood 0.5 2.8 4.12 7.14 56 def by Sturt 3.4 5.9 7.12 10.14 74 18 NO Apr 17 (Thu, 7:40) Details
4 Sturt           vs Woodville-West Torrens             UO Apr 27 (Sun, 2:10)  
5 North Adelaide            vs Sturt             PO May 3 (Sat, 2:10)  
6 Port Adelaide Magpies           vs Sturt             ALB May 11 (Sun, 2:10)  
7 Sturt           vs West Adelaide             UO May 18 (Sun, 2:10)  
8 Central District           vs Sturt             EO May 24 (Sat, 2:10)  
9 Sturt           vs South Adelaide             UO Jun 7 (Sat, 2:10)  
10 Sturt           vs Norwood             UO Jun 15 (Sun, 2:10)  
11 Woodville-West Torrens           vs Sturt             WO Jun 22 (Sun, 2:10)  
12 Sturt           vs Port Adelaide Magpies             UO Jun 28 (Sat, 2:10)  
13 Sturt           vs Glenelg             UO Jul 12 (Sat, 2:10)  
14 West Adelaide           vs Sturt             RO Jul 19 (Sat, 2:10)  
15 Sturt           vs Central District             UO Aug 3 (Sun, 2:10)  
16 Sturt           vs North Adelaide              UO Aug 9 (Sat, 2:10)  
17 Sturt           vs Adelaide Reserves             UO Aug 16 (Sat, 2:10)  
18 South Adelaide           vs Sturt             HO Aug 23 (Sat, 2:10)  
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2014 Player Stats

J Player GP K Avg H Avg D Avg M Avg HO Avg T Avg FF FA G Avg B TS
There are no players statistics for Sturt for the 2014 season.