Career: 1970 - 1971
Senior Games: 18
Senior Best & Fairest: 1970
VFL/AFL Clubs: Hawthorn, Geelong
Playing with Chelsea he was very effective as a centreman and also often used off the back flank with short spells in the pivot to maximise his impact. This tactic proved very effective as he was a damaging player in both roles.
Willing to back his judgement, Kel had a physique that enabled him to confront oncoming traffic head on, something he seemed to enjoy.
RECRUITED BY HAWTHORN—1972
HAWTHORN—99 GAMES, 57 GOALS
GEELONG—58 GAMES, 70 GOALS
BEST & FAIREST—CHELSEA 1ST XV111—1970
Kelvin was one of several Chelsea players to be recruited to Hawthorn during the seventies. As a solidly built utility player he was used in several positions for the Hawks and performed sufficiently well to gain Victorian selection in 1979.
A strong attacking ball player, Kel completed his VFL career at Geelong