American All Stars Tour 1953 Series

Game

Newcastle Firsts (AU) 10 lost to United States of America 19

American All Stars Tour 1953 -

Newcastle Firsts (AU)
10
19
United States of America
Match Info
Match URL www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/31564
Status Completed
Date Saturday, 13th June, 1953
Referee Aub Oxford
Venue Newcastle Sports (Newcastle)
Crowd 14,160
Match Stats
Halftime Score 10 12
Scrums 30 17
Penalties 6 11
Newcastle (AU) Scoresheet USA
B PEAD T 2 Harold HAN
William SHANKS   Gary KERKORIAN
 
Darcy RUSSELL 2 G 5 Gary KERKORIAN
Newcastle (AU) Teams USA
Darcy RUSSELL 1 FB 1 George KAUFFMAN
William SHANKS 2 W 2 Robert BUCKLEY
Lester BATEY 3 C 3 Harold HAN
B PEAD 4 C 4 Sol NAUMU
Bill SMITH 5 W 5 Ed DEMIRJIAN
 
W FOLEY 6 FE 6 Gary KERKORIAN
Noel HILL (c) 7 HB 7 Ted GROSSMAN
 
H PEARSON 8 FR 8 Pat HENRY
K McKIERNAN 9 HK 9 Sydney WALKER
D HAWKE 10 FR 10 Vince JONES (c)
G HARLEY 11 2R 11 Francis MANDULAY
Henry HOLLOWAY 12 2R 12 Alfred D KIRKLAND
Barry LEVIDO 13 L 13 Jack BONETTI
 
    B 14 Al ABAJIAN
   
 

Team Info

Newcastle Firsts (AU)

Previous Game:
Country Carnival 1953 - Game 7 vs. North Sydney
Next Game:
Country Carnival 1954 - Game 2 vs. Souths
Out:
Brian Carlson (wing), Rees Duncan (centre), Max Bailey (centre), Don Adams (wing), Bill Hilliard (hooker), Charlie Gill (front row), T Anderson (second row), Don Schofield (second row), Albert Paul (lock)
In:
William Shanks (wing), Lester Batey (centre), B Pead (centre), Bill Smith (wing), K McKiernan (hooker), D Hawke (front row), G Harley (second row), Henry Holloway (second row), Barry Levido (lock)

United States of America

Previous Game:
American All Stars Tour 1953 - Game 5 vs. Western Division
Next Game:
American All Stars Tour 1953 - Game 7 vs. Northern Div/N.Coast
Out:
Xavier Mena (second row), Steve Drakulvich (second row), Ray Terry (bench)
In:
Alfred D Kirkland (second row)
Changes:
Sol Naumu (fullback to centre), Gary Kerkorian (centre to five-eighth), Ted Grossman (five-eighth to halfback), Al Abajian (halfback to bench), Sydney Walker (front row to hooker), Pat Henry (hooker to front row), Francis Mandulay (front row to second row), George Kauffman (bench to fullback), Vince Jones (bench to front row)

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Contributions: Greg Fiveash, Paul Carter, Shawn Dollin