Grade Cricket

FIRST GRADE
Leading Wicket-Takers - Year by Year

Season Name Club Wickets
1897/98 Byrne T. Woollongabba

30

1898/99 Byrne T. Woollongabba

54

1899/00 Allen T. Woollongabba

43

1900/01 Griffith H.B. South Brisbane

50

1901/02 Byrne, T Fortitude Valley

57

1902/03 Byrne, T Fortitude Valley

63

1903/04 Byrne, T Fortitude Valley

51

1904/05 McCaffery M.F. North Brisbane

100

1905/06 Hayes W.B. South Brisbane

84

1906/07 Barstow C.B. South Brisbane

86

1907/08 Barstow C.B. South Brisbane

61

1908/09 Hayes W.B. South Brisbane

83

1909/10 McLaren, J.W. Fortitude Valley

44

1910/11 McLaren, J.W. Fortitude Valley

73

1911/12 Lewis J.W. Woollongabba

43

1912/13 Hayes W.B. South Brisbane

53

1913/14 Barstow C.B. Toombul-Windsor

101

1914/15 Barstow C.B. Toombul-Windsor

87

1915/16 to
1918/19
No Competition
due to World War 1
1919/20 Hornibrook P.M. Toombul-Windsor

66

1920/21 Barstow C.B. Toombul-Windsor

75

1921/22 Hornibrook P.M. Toombul-Windsor

67

1922/23 Hornibrook P.M. Toombul

86

1923/24 Barstow C.B. Toombul

63

1924/25 Sim C.W. Fortitude Valley

60

1925/26 Barstow C.B. Toombul

44

1926/27 Thurlow H.M. Eastern Suburbs

52

1927/28 Yeats R.M. University

44

1927/28 Barstow C.B. Toombul

43

1928/29 Sherry H.G. South Brisbane

42

1929/30 Oxenham R.K. Toombul

54

1930/31 Oxenham R.K. Toombul

48

1931/32 Gamble H.S. Eastern Suburbs

46

1932/33 Gamble H.S. Toombul

41

1933/34 O'Connor B.R.D. Valley

50

1934/35 Thurlow H.M. Northern Suburbs

49

1935/36 Thurlow H.M. Northern Suburbs

44

1936/37 Cook G.G. Western Suburbs

51

1937/38 Govan J.M. University

65

1937/38 Hornibrook P.M Toombul

65

1938/39 Govan J.M. University

50

1939/40 Fisher A. South Brisbane

46

1940/41 Wyeth E.R.H. University

52

1941/42 Hinton J. Composite Team

60

1942/43 Christ C.P. Western Suburbs

107

1943/44 Lincoln J. Eastern Suburbs

86

1944/45 Lockie G. Toombul

50

1945/46 Lockie G. Toombul

23

1946/47 Cook G.G. Western Suburbs

45

1947/48 Catsoulis P. University

27

1948/49 Ellis J. Western Suburbs

33

1949/50 Duffey K. Colts

40

1950/51 Niblett G. Valley

39

1951/52 Quelch L.N. Eastern Suburbs

47

1952/53 Smith C. South Brisbane

38

1953/54 Searle R. Colts & Northern Suburbs

43

1954/55 Quelch L.N. Eastern Suburbs

42

1954/55 Mackay K.D. Toombul

42

1954/55 Fisher B. Western Suburbs

42

1955/56 Duffy K. University

43

1956/57 Duffy K. University

62

1957/58 Perrins K.R. Western Suburbs

43

1958/59 Power P. South Brisbane

43

1959/60 McMahon J. South Brisbane

48

1960/61 Muddle D.G. South Brisbane

42

1961/62 Allen R. Colts

60

1962/63 Muddle D.G. South Brisbane

70

1963/64 Muddle D.G. South Brisbane

76

1964/65 McGinn M. Colts

53

1965/66 Free A. Northern Suburbs

54

1966/67 Wilkinson D. Sandgate-Redcliffe

47

1967/68 Muddle D.G. South Brisbane

53

1968/69 Dell, Tony Eastern Suburbs

57

1969/70 Dell, Tony  Eastern Suburbs

57

1970/71 Francke, Malcolm Valley

42

1971/72 Ellis D.. University

57

1972/73 Ellis D. University

47

1973/74 Finger J.L. Western Suburbs

47

1974/75 Wallace R. Valley

50

1975/76 Bourke J. Western Suburbs

48

1976/77 Schuller, Denis Wynnum-Manly

49

1977/78 Buchanan, John University

35

1978/79 Frei Harry Toombul

44

1979/80 Francke, Malcolm Valley

42

1980/81 Bourke B. Western Suburbs

48

1981/82 Rubb B. University

36

1982/83 Rubb B. University

38

1983/84 Hammelmann H. South Brisbane/Colts

42

1984/85 Evans P.D. Eastern Suburbs

40

1984/85 Hill J.G. South Brisbane

40

1984/85 Tazelaar Dirk Western Suburbs

40

1985/86 Hill J.G. South Brisbane

43

1985/86 Dobinson B.W. Eastern Suburbs

43

1986/87 Keating G. University

38

1987/88 Hill J.G. South Brisbane

36

1988/89 Polzin Mick Northern Suburbs

33

1989/90 Buckley B. Sandgate-Redcliffe

35

1990/91 McGhee Bob Toombul

47

1991/92 Short D.L. South Brisbane

38

1992/93 Oxenford Bruce Gold Coast

43

1992/93 Marriner E. Northern Suburbs

43

1993/94 Dooley J.B. Western Suburbs

42

1994/95 Kasprowicz Michael University

42

1995/96 Dale Adam Wynnum-Manly

42

1996/97 Mortimer B. Sandgate-Redcliffe

41

1997/98 Pink Paul Sandgate-Redcliffe

38

1997/98 Noffke, Ashley. Sunshine Coast

38

1997/98 Argent, Paul South Brisbane

38

1998/99 Hutchison P.J. Easts-Redlands

43

1998/99 Noffke, Ashley Sunshine Coast

43

1999/00 Creevey, Brendan Sandgate-Redcliffe

63

2000/01 Pascoe M. Toombul

46

2001/02 Pink Paul Sandgate-Redcliffe

37

Prestwidge, Scott Wynnum-Manly

37

2002/03 O'Leary Scott University of Queensland

41

2003/04 Rimmington, Nathan Sandgate-Redcliffe

49

2004/05 Doran, Daniel Gold Coast

46

2005/06 Laughlin, Ben Wynnum-Manly

43

2006/07 Laughlin, Ben Wynnum-Manly

50

2007/08 Williams, Worrin Beenleigh/Logan

37

2008/09 Voros, Jason Toombul

49

2009/10 Anderson, Matthew Sandgate-Redcliffe

40

2010/11 Nick Fitzpatrick Sunshine Coast

38

2011/12 Nick Fitzpatrick Sunshine Coast

36

2012/13 Matthew Petrie Valley

33

 

Most wickets for each season have been recorded in Queensland Cricket Annual Reports since 1965/66. Prior to 1965/66 records listed have been taken from the "Best Bowling Averages", excluding seasons between 1923/24 and 1928/29, when most wickets for each season were recorded. Also in 1901/02, 1902/03, 1903/04, 1909/10 and 1910/11.

Additional information provided by Pat Culpan from Valley DCC. 

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