Charlie Ricketts was inducted into the Swans Hall of Fame in 2011.

Charlie Ricketts

82 games
47 goals
Captain-coach 1909, 1912
1909 premiership


A brilliant rover, Charlie Ricketts made his name in the VFA before joining South Melbourne in 1906. From 1906 to 1912, he played 82 games and kicked 47 goals for the red and white. Captain-coach in 1909 and 1912, he led the Club to its first VFL Premiership. Ricketts, who later coached Richmond and St Kilda, died on March 7, 1960.