16th October 1937: Swinton 21 Wigan 9
Posted by Bilko on July 02 2014 - 20:52

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Swinton 21 Wigan 9 - Saturday 16th October 1937
Venue: Station Road, Swinton
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Eddie Holder, 3. George Bennett, 4. Gwynne Davies, 5. Denis Williamson, 6. Jack Garvey, 7. Hector Gee

WiganlForwards:l 8. George Banks, 9. Joe Golby, 10. Francis Gregory, 11. George Kershaw, 12. Trevor Thomas, 13. Ike Jones

WiganlTries:l

George Kershaw
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 3

SwintonlBacks:l

1. Barnes, 2. Hickman, 3. Lewis, 4. Green, 5. Jenkins, 6. Evans, 7. Bowyer

SwintonlForwards:l 8. Sullivan, 9. Hughes, 10. J.C Knowles, 11. Wright, 12. Lee, 13. Stoddart

SwintonlTries:l

Hickman, Hughes, Bowyer
SwintonlGoals:l Lee 6

Summary:l

This 4th v 5th "game was anyone's" at 14-9 into the second half but Swinton found a try which took them towards the victory.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Leeds - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 13
2nd Place:l Swinton - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 13
3rd Place:l Warrington - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 12
4th Place:l Castleford - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 12
5th Place:l Bradford - Played - 7 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 12
6th Place:l Hull - Played - 7 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 11

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9th Place:l Wigan - Played - 8 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 10

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