Full Name: RAY BAXTER
Date of Birth: 09/03/1904
Height: 180 cm ( 5-11 )
Weight: 80 kg ( 12-7 )
Debut: 29/08/1925 , Round 15 , South Melbourne
Last Game: 05/09/1925 , Round 16 , Essendon
Total Games: 2
Total Goals: 3
Total Games: 11
Total Goals: 13
Ray was a half-forward-flanker who spent one season with Richmond before crossing to Frankston. His two senior games were in Rounds 15 and 16 of 1925 against Essendon and Melbourne and he kicked 3 goals in his debut game against Essendon. A good all-round sportsman he also played with the Melbourne Cricket Club Senior XI in the District Cricket Competition between 1926 and 1931. He was an all-rounder who scored 101 runs with a highest score of 45 and took four wickets. He played with the Melbourne Second XI between 1925 and 1939. In season 1926/27 he took a hattrick for the Melbourne Second XI and was a member of their Premiership sides in 1927/28, 1928/29, 1929/30 and 1930/31. He captained the Melbourne Second XI from 1934 until 1939. He died in 1988. Ray was the son of Ben Baxter who played 67 games for Essendon between 1902 and 1906.
Scotch College Junior Football ; Somerville 1924.
St Kilda Reserves 1926 ; Frankston 1926-32 ; Essendon Reserves 1933 ; Sandringham 1933 , Games , Goals 3.