Tom Marinko

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Tom Marinko WAFL football card 1961 Tom Marinko.jpg
Tom Marinko WAFL football card 1961
Tom Marinko write up from St Kilda Football Club publication in 1965 Tom Marinko bio.jpg
Tom Marinko write up from St Kilda Football Club publication in 1965

Thomas "Tom" Marinko
Personal information
Full name Thomas Keith Marinko
Date of birth(1941-08-03)3 August 1941
Place of birth Perth, Western Australia
Date of death 12 July 1981(1981-07-12) (aged 39)
Place of death Dingley Village, Victoria
Original team(s) West Perth
Height 193 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 94 kg (207 lb)
Position(s) Ruck / defence
Playing career1
YearsClubGames (Goals)
1960–61 West Perth 18 (2)
1964–65 St Kilda 12 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1965.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Thomas Keith Marinko (3 August 1941 – 12 July 1981) was an Australian rules footballer who played with West Perth, 1960 - 61 [1] in the West Australian Football League and, after waiting two years to be cleared on transfer, St Kilda, 1964 - 65, in the Victorian Football League. [2]

Played in the Victorian Football Association, with Prahran Football Club 1968 - 72, kicking two goals in the 1970 premiership winning team, [3] [4] also that year received the Allan Marshall Memorial Award for Best Clubman. He played one season for Box Hill in 1976. [5]

Notes

  1. "WAFL FootyFacts - MARINKO, Thomas Keith (Tom)". waflfootyfacts.net. Retrieved 24 December 2022.
  2. Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2014). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers: every AFL/VFL player since 1897 (10th ed.). Seaford, Victoria: BAS Publishing. p. 551. ISBN   978-1-921496-32-5.
  3. "1970 VFA season", Wikipedia, 15 October 2022, retrieved 24 December 2022
  4. "Premierships in Reflection". Prahran Football Club. Retrieved 24 December 2022.
  5. "The VFA Project". www.thevfaproject.org. Retrieved 24 December 2022.

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