Full Name: GARY FRANGALAS
Date of Birth: 06/05/1963
Height: 183 cm ( 6-0 )
Weight: 86 kg ( 13-8 )
Debut: 19/07/1986, Round 16, Footscray
Last Game: 02/09/1989, Round 22, Geelong
Total Games: 17
Total Goals: 2
Total Games: 50
Total Goals: 43
Gary was a utility player . He was a courageous player who moved well and took a strong mark. His outstanding junior form , at Clayton, sawhim recruited to the South Melbourne Under 19 team. He later went on to play some fine games with the Sydney Swans; however , he was unable to recapture that form , with Richmond , due to a series of injuries . He moved to Dandenong in 1991 and was unfortunate to miss playing in their Grand Final side due to injury. In 1993 while playing –coach of Doveton , he was the unfortunate victim of a king hit which left him with facial injuries , and an opponent facing criminal charges . Gary has played with his original club Clayton since 1994 and is a public servant living in Narre Warren.
Clayton U/14-U/16, Games 52 ( Honours - Club Best & Fairest Three , Dandenong District Junior League U/14 , U/15 Best & Fairest ; South Melbourne/ Sydney Thirds 1981-82, Games 58, Goals 54 ( Honours - Best & Fairest 1982 ) ; South Melbourne/ Sydney Reserves 1981-85, Games 14, Goals 8 ; Sydney Swans Seniors 1983-85, Games 52, Goals 25.
Dandenong 1991, Games 17, Goals 8 ; Doveton Captain/Coach 1993 ; Clayton 1994-96.