18th November 1961: Wigan 39 Barrow 3
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 09 2012 - 00:44

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Wigan 39 Barrow 3 - Saturday 18th November 1961
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm


1. Fred Griffiths, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Alan Davies, 5. Frank Carlton, 6. Dave Bolton, 7. Frank Parr


8. Frank Collier, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Brian McTigue, 11. Norman Cherrington, 12. Geoff Lyon, 13. Roy Evans

WiganlTries:l Alan Davies 3, Eric Ashton 2, Frank Carlton 2, Billy Boston, Fred Griffiths
WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 6

Wigan routed Barrow at Central Park but it took a while before Wigan ran away with it. It was fairly contested first half, although Wigan managed to find three tries. Second Half though they added six more and Alan Davies not only scored his first try for the club but completed his first hat-trick!