6th January 1923: Rochdale 12 Wigan 4
Posted by cherryandwhite on November 17 2013 - 23:30

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Rochdale Hornets 12 Wigan 4 - Saturday 6th January 1923
Venue: Athletic Grounds, Rochdale
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Danny Hurcombe, 3. Syd Boyd, 4. Tommy Howley, 5. Johnny Ring, 6. George Owens, 7. Syd Jerram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Percy Coldrick, 9. Wilf Hodder, 10. Tom Woods, 11. Harry Banks, 12. Bert Webster, 13. Jack Price

WiganlTries:l (None)
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 2


Summary:l

Rochdale were unbeaten at their Athletic Grounds during this season and claimed their biggest scalp in beating Wigan. 12-2 down by half time and although put in a better fight second half, it was not Wigan's day.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 20 - Won - 17 - Drawn - 1 - Lost 1 2 - Points Percentage: - 87.50%
2nd Place:l Hull - Played - 23 - Won - 19 - Drawn - 0 - Lost 1 4 - Points Percentage: - 82.60%
3rd Place:l Swinton - Played - 21 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 0 - Lost 1 5 - Points Percentage: - 76.19%
4th Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 21 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 0 - Lost 1 5 - Points Percentage: - 76.19%
5th Place:l Oldham - Played - 21 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 0 - Lost 1 6 - Points Percentage: - 71.42%

Top 4 Qualified for the Play Offs