Grade Cricket History

FIRST-GRADE
Leading Batting Averages - Year by Year

Season Player Club Inns NO HS Runs Average
1897/98 MacDonald, Dr.R Fortitude Valley 8 2 64 229

38.17

1898/99 MacDonald Dr R. Fortitude Valley 12 8 200* 812

203.00

1899/00
1900/01 Smith, J.P. Fortitude Valley 11 2 50 233 28.89
1901/02 MacDonald, Dr R Fortitude Valley 11 1 104* 396 39.60
1902/03 Crouch, G.S. Woolloongabba 11 1 122* 405 40.50
1903/04 MacDonald, Dr.R Fortitude Valley 10 4 111* 501 83.50
1904/05 Marshal A. South Brisbane 15 1 221 750

53.57

1905/06 Hartigen, M.J. Woolloongabba 18 3 206* 875 58.33
1906/07 Bruce, W.B, Fortitude Valley 17 3 104 344 24.57
1907/08
1908/09 Hutcheon J.S. Toowong

68.27

1909/10 Redgrave S.J. South Brisbane 13 2 140 732

66.54

1910/11 Marshal A. South Brisbane 13 2 98 457

41.54

1911/12 Marshal A. South Brisbane 16 2 143 778

55.57

1912/13 O Connor L.P.D. South Brisbane 13 2 126* 429

39.00

1913/14
1914/15 Farquhar J.K. Goodna A.A.A.

68.00

1915/16
to
1917/18

Competition in Recess - World War 1
1918/19 Farquhar J.K. Goodna Asylum C.C.

74.00

1919/20
1920/21
1921/22 Redgrave S.J. South Brisbane 11 2 107 459

50.10

1922/23 Thompson F.C. University 18 4 162 1069

76.35

1923/24 Farquhar J.K. Western Suburbs 607

86.71

1924/25 Oxenham R.K. Toombul 11 3 181* 627

78.37

1925/26 Thompson F.C. South Brisbane 9 6 153* 839

279.66

1926/27 Thompson F.C. South Brisbane 9 5 188* 549

137.25

1927/28 Oxenham R.K. Toombul 7 4 146* 337

112.33

1928/29 Rowe W.D. Eastern Suburbs 11 5 94 450

75.00

1929/30 Higgins H.J.R. Toombul 9 1 127 464

58.00

1930/31 Gough F.J. Northern Suburbs 8 2 104 407

67.83

1931/32 O'Connor L.P.D. Valley 11 2 127 694

77.11

1932/33 Mossop A.B. Valley 13 4 108 458

50.88

1933/34 Andrews C.W. Northern Suburbs 10 2 155 603

75.37

1934/35 Leeson H.F. South Brisbane 12 2 152 685

68.50

1935/36 Tallon D. South Brisbane 9 3 100* 343

57.16

1936/37 Allen T. South Brisbane 7 2 155* 419

83.80

1937/38 Webb B.L. Valley 15 6 150* 682

75.77

1938/39 Cook G.G. Western Suburbs 10 3 161* 453

64.71

1939/40 Rogers R.E. Eastern Suburbs 11 0 155 506

46.00

1939/40 Watt D. Colts 13 3 101* 460

46.00

1940/41 Rogers R.E. Eastern Suburbs 17 4 114 861

66.22

1941/42 Baker G.W Eastern Suburbs 10 0 206 520

52.00

1942/43 Mossop A.B. Valley 14 5 113 420

46.66

1943/44 Carrigan A.H. Northern Suburbs 9 1 126* 325

40.42

1944/45 Carrigan A.H. Northern Suburbs 13 0 125 943

72.53

1945/46 Tallon D. South Brisbane 6 4 109* 239

119.50

1946/47 Mottershead V. South Brisbane 15 2 93* 649

49.92

1947/48 Coats J. Northern Suburbs 15 2 111* 614

47.23

1948/49 Mackay K.D. Toombul 8 2 220* 873

145.50

1949/50 Moloney K. Northern Suburbs 11 2 90 345

38.33

1950/51 Brown W.A. South Brisbane 11 2 168* 487

54.11

1951/52 Rogers R.E. Eastern Suburbs 14 3 139 563

51.18

1952/53 Archer K.A. University 11 6 143 515

103.00

1953/54 Sanders L.A. South Brisbane 9 1 102 508

63.50

1954/55 Burge P.J. Eastern Suburbs 9 4 114 303

60.60

1955/56 Walmsley W.T. Eastern Suburbs 11 2 94 533

59.22

1956/57 Archer K.A. South Brisbane 12 3 147 480

53.33

1957/58 Mihell R.W. University 11 2 112 481

53.44

1958/59 Mihell R.W. University 13 5 159* 610

76.25

1959/60 Bull D.F.E. South Brisbane 11 5 145 542

90.33

1960/61 Harten J.T. Valley 14 3 119 640

58.18

1961/62 Trimble S.C. Western Suburbs 12 5 188* 757

108.14

1962/63 Mihell R.W. University 9 1 98 292

36.50

1963/64 Trimble S.C. Western Suburbs 15 5 114* 606

60.60

1964/65 McLaughlin J.J Colts 16 3 92 664

51.07

1965/66 King D.J. Eastern Suburbs 13 4 110 519

57.65

1966/67 Harvey C.E. Toombul 18 5 114* 528

40.61

1967/68 Maclean J.A. South Brisbane 14 4 75 538

53.80

1968/69 Veivers T.R. University 12 4 152* 596

74.50

1969/70 Lucas M.J. Northern Suburbs 11 2 95 386

42.88

1970/71 Parker R.E. South Brisbane 10 5 105* 477

95.40

1971/72 Jones A.R. Eastern Suburbs 13 2 179 603

54.81

1972/73 Dudgeon K.E. Valley 11 5 119* 437

72.83

1973/74 Trimble S.C. Western Suburbs 10 5 102* 314

62.80

1974/75 Allen D.J. Wynnum/Manly 10 2 103* 534

66.75

1975/76 Frame P. University 11 5 170* 431

71.93

1976/77 Hohns E. Toombul 13 6 86 435

62.14

1977/78 Langley J.N. Eastern Suburbs 14 2 116 671

55.91

1978/79 Phelan B.D. Northern Suburbs 12 7 56* 278

55.60

1979/80 Langley J.N. Eastern Suburbs 11 4 129* 656

93.71

1980/81 Traves R.N. University 13 2 119 624

56.72

1981/82 Henschell A.B. Valley 9 1 130 423

52.87

1982/83 Lawrence R.J. Toombul 14 5 128* 504

56.00

1983/84 Gaskell M.A. Wynnum/Manly 11 2 167 668

74.22

1984/85 Jelich N. Colts 12 4 95* 564

70.50

1985/86 Rogers G. South Brisbane 12 3 166* 533

59.22

1986/87 Inwood B.P. Northern Suburbs 10 3 167* 563

80.42

1987/88 Cantrell P.E. Wynnum/Manly 12 4 190* 727

90.87

1988/89 Kerr R.B. Northern Suburbs 10 3 126 568

81.14

1989/90 Clifford P.S. Toombul 11 2 136 717

79.66

1990/91 Cantrell P.E Wynnum/Manly 9 1 161 659

82.37

1991/92 Healy K.J. South Brisbane 13 2 159* 704

64.00

1992/93 Courtice B.A. University 11 0 194 872

79.27

1993/94 Knight A. Toombul 9 2 228* 418

59.70

1994/95 Love M.L. University 8 0 214 550

68.75

1995/96 Kahler L.W. South Brisbane 14 4 119* 571

57.10

1996/97 Pfaff J. Gold Coast 13 1 133 769

64.08

1997/98 Mott M.J. Gold Coast 10 4 158* 387

64.50

1998/99 Goggin M. Sandgate-Redcliffe 15 4 165 739

67.18

1999/00 Turner D.A. South Brisbane 10 3 113* 430

61.42

2000/01 Turner D.A. South Brisbane 12 5 210* 586

83.71

2001/02 Brendan Creevey. Sandgate-Redcliffe 11 8 42* 225

75.00

2002/03 Chris Hartley Northern Suburbs 10 2 143 540

67.50

2003/04 Brad Ruddel South Brisbane 10 5 100* 326

65.20

2004/05 Duncan Betts University 10 6 125* 421

105.25

2005/06 Nick Kruger Valley 12 1 206 903

82.90

2006/07 Andrew Robinson Gold Coast 14 1 192 868

66.78

2007/08 Lee Carseldine Valley 10 1 156 696

87.00

2008/09 Daniel Payne Beenleigh/Logan 13 2 142 769

69.91

2009/10 Chris Lynn Toombul 10 5 173* 630

78.75

2010/11
2011/12 Chris Hartley University 7 3 164* 502

125.50

2012/13 Dom Michael Northern Suburbs 12 2 162 882

88.20

Information listed above was taken from old Queensland Cricket Association Annual Reports and other sources as available.

Statistics for 1897/98, 1900/01, 1902/03, 1903/04, 1905/06 and 1906/07 was supplied by Pat Culpan of Valley DCC.

Any other well-documented statistics are most welcome. Please email qldcricket@qldcricket.com.au

 

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