Athol Smith

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Full Name
Athol William Smith
Born
Wednesday, 27th August, 1913
Died
Tuesday, 1st December, 1953 (Aged 40 years and 96 days)
Place Of Birth
Lismore, New South Wales, Australia

Biography

Balmain forward played in the club’s 33-4 thrashing of Souths in the 1939 grand final as well as the win over Newtown that secured the 1944 premiership. Smith later coached the Tigers in 1948-50.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Competitions

Competition   App T G   FG Pts W L D Win %  
NRL 141 42 -   - 126 80 55 6 56.74% List
NRL Finals 9 1 -   - 3 5 4 0 55.56% List
City Cup 10 2 -   - 6 5 4 1 50.00% List
Tour Matches Sydney Firsts 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Sydney Firsts 1938 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List
NSW City Seconds 1938-39 2 1 -   - 3 2 0 0 100.00% List
Felsh's Team 1940 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Sydney Seconds 1941 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1938-1941 5 1 0   0 3 3 1 1 60.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1935 16 7 -   - 21 9 7 0 56.25% List
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1936 9 1 -   - 3 3 6 0 33.33% List
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1937 8 1 -   - 3 3 5 0 37.50% List
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1938 12 4 -   - 12 4 7 1 33.33% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1939 16 6 -   - 18 12 2 2 75.00% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1940 14 4 -   - 12 7 6 1 50.00% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1941 15 7 -   - 21 9 6 0 60.00% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1942 16 4 -   - 12 10 6 0 62.50% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1943 14 3 -   - 9 8 5 1 57.14% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1944 17 5 -   - 15 13 3 1 76.47% List
Balmain NSWRFL 1945 4 - -   - - 2 2 0 50.00% List
Overall 1935-1945 141 42 0   0 126 80 55 6 56.74% List

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs 1935-38 45 13 -   - 39 19 25 1 42.22% List
Balmain 1939-45 96 29 -   - 87 61 30 5 63.54% List
Overall 1935-1945 141 42 0   0 126 80 55 6 56.74% List

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs 1935 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Balmain 1939, 1941-44 8 1 -   - 3 5 3 0 62.50% List
Overall 1935-1944 9 1 0   0 3 5 4 0 55.56% List

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs 1935-38 54 15 -   - 45 24 28 2 44.44% List
Balmain 1939-45 96 33 1   - 101 61 30 5 63.54% List
Overall 1935-1945 150 48 1   0 146 85 58 7 56.67% List

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