227. Stephen Carey

Player Inductee

North Launceston/Essendon/Geelong, Defender, 1978-1989

105 games, 6 goals, Essendon, 1980-86
7 games, Geelong, 1986
Essendon premiership, 1985
North Launceston premiership, 1979
North Launceston best and fairest, 1979
Represented Tasmania on four occasions

Stephen Carey was a tough and relentless defender who enjoyed a VFL/AFL premiership in 1985. He was controversially traded to Geelong part way through the following season. He continued his involvement in football development in Victoria.