Tom MacKenzie

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Tom MacKenzie
Personal information
Full name Thomas David MacKenzie
Date of birth (1882-10-04)4 October 1882
Date of death 28 November 1927(1927-11-28) (aged 45)
Place of death Southwark, South Australia
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1900–04, 1909–14
1905–1908
West Torrens
North Adelaide
121 (45)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1914.
Career highlights
  • Approximately 200 games for West Torrens Football Club and North Adelaide Football Club
  • Captain of West Torrens, 1911–1913
  • Member 1905 Premiership team at North Adelaide
  • Triple Magarey Medallist – 1902 (with West Torrens) and 1905 and 1906 (with North Adelaide)
  • South Australian representative 20 matches
Source: AustralianFootball.com

Thomas David "Tom" MacKenzie (4 October 1882 – 28 November 1927) was an Australian rules footballer in the (then) South Australian Football Association (SAFA)/South Australian Football League (SAFL).

MacKenzie was the first man to win three Magarey Medals as the fairest and most brilliant player in the competition. He was a cool centreman who excelled under pressure.

In 1996 MacKenzie was inducted into the Australian Football Hall of Fame. In 2002 he was inducted into the South Australian Hall of Fame.

References[edit]

  • Ross, John (1999). The Australian Football Hall of Fame. Australia: HarperCollinsPublishers. p. 96. ISBN 0-7322-6426-X. 

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