Jack Davis (footballer)
|Date of birth||16 July 1908|
|Date of death||11 August 1991(aged 83)|
|Original team(s)||Trinity Grammar|
|Height / weight||189 cm / 84kg|
|1930–1938||St Kilda||150 (31)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1938.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
A key position defender, Davis finished in the top 10 of the Brownlow Medal count four times, including third placing in 1933 and equal fifth in 1935. He was a regular Victorian interstate representative and won St Kilda's best and fairest award in the 1934, 1935 and 1937 seasons. In 1939 he went to Brighton in the Victorian Football Association as playing coach, and in 1940, his final season, he won the Recorder Cup and V.F.A. Medal as best and fairest in the Association.
- Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 9781920910785.
- "Jack Davis". AFL Tables.
- "Brighton Begins Training". The Argus. Melbourne: National Library of Australia. 21 February 1939. p. 16. Retrieved 19 March 2014.
- Percy Taylor (16 September 1940). "Exciting V.F.A. semi-final". The Argus. Melbourne, VIC. p. 11.
- Jack Davis's profile from AustralianFootball.com
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