Mark Scott (footballer)

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Mark Scott
Personal information
Date of birth (1959-03-24) 24 March 1959 (age 58)
Original team(s) Burwood United
Height 196 cm (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1978–1980 Hawthorn 03 00(8)
1980–1983 St Kilda 34 (110)
1983–1989 Fitzroy 41 0(57)
Total 78 (175)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1989.
Sources: AFL Tables,

Mark Scott (born 24 March 1959) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for Hawthorn, St Kilda and Fitzroy in the VFL during the 1980s.

Although Scott, a full-forward, had a career in the VFL which spanned over a decade he is probably best known for his performances in the reserves. In 168 reserve games he kicked 655 goals, only showing similar goalkicking skills in the seniors at St Kilda. He topped the Saint's goalkicking twice, with 48 goals in 1980 and 45 goals in 1982. He had started the 1980 season with Hawthorn but during the season was traded to St Kilda for Russell Greene.


  • Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.

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