22nd September 1917: Rochdale 0 Wigan 15
Posted by Bilko on January 29 2015 - 00:36

Extended News
Click: Last Match - Click: Next Match
lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll
Rochdale Hornets 0 Wigan 15 - Saturday 22nd September 1917
Venue: Athletic Grounds, Rochdale
Competition: War Emergency League

WiganlBacks:l

1. John Blan, 2. Ted Smith, 3. Jim Sherrington, 4. Blackledge, 5. Cartwright, 6. Peter Heaton, 7. Johnny Thomas

WiganlForwards:l

8. Arthur Francis, 9. Bill Melling, 10. Sutton, 11. Horsfield, 12. William Ainscough


WiganlTries:l

Cartwright, Bill Melling, Ted Smith

WiganlGoals:l

John Blan 3

*Game was played 12-a-side and 35 minutes each way under an experiment using five forwards.