28th April 1924: Barrow 2 Wigan 10
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Barrow 2 Wigan 10 - Monday 28th April 1924
Venue: Little Park, Barrow-in-Furness
Competition: League
Kick Off: 5:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Sol Oakley, 2. Dick Armstrong, 3. Jerry Shea, 4. Tommy Parker, 5. Attie van Heerden, 6. George Owens, 7. Frank Walford
WiganlForwards:l 8. Fred Brown, 9. Tom Halliwell, 10. Tom Woods, 11. Bert Webster, 12. Harry Banks, 13. George van Rooyen

WiganlTries:l Jerry Shea, George Owens
WiganlGoals:l

Sol Oakley 1, Jerry Shea 1


Summary:l

Not quite sure why this dead duck league game was fitted in after the play offs had begun but just five days before the Championship Final, Wigan made this trip to Barrow.

Final Top of Table
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 38 - Won 4 31 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 7 - Points Percentage: - 81.57%
2nd Place:l Batley - Played - 36 - Won 4 24 - Drawn - 3 - Lost - 9 - Points Percentage: - 70.83%
3rd Place:l Oldham - Played - 36 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 11 - Points Percentage: - 66.66%
4th Place:l Leigh - Played - 34 - Won - 20 - Drawn - 3 - Lost - 11 - Points Percentage: - 63.23%
5th Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 36 - Won - 21 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 14 - Points Percentage: - 59.72%

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs