Metropolis vs. New South Wales Country Firsts

Metropolis 66 def. New South Wales Country Firsts 7

Match URL
www.rugbyleagueproject.org/matches/31349
Date
Monday, June 6th, 1927
Kick Off
3:15 PM (local time)
Referee
William "Webby" Neill
Venue
Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney)
Crowd
21,403
     
  Metropolis New South Wales Country Firsts
  66 7

Match Stats

Halftime Score 25 5
Scrums    
Penalties    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Harry Finch (5)   George Torpy
    Eddie Root (3)    
    Ernie Lapham (2)    
    Frank O'Rourke (2)    
    Benny Wearing (2)    
    Aub Kelly    
    Vic Lawrence    
Goals   Harry Owen (5)   J Abbott (2)
    Jerry Brien (1)    
    Aub Kelly (1)    
    Frank O'Rourke (1)    
    Eddie Root (1)    

Teams

Fullback 1. Alan Righton 1. E Butcher
Wing 2. Harry Finch 2. Jack Kelly
Centre 3. Frank O'Rourke 3. T O'Connor (c)
Centre 4. Vic Lawrence (c) 4. Cec Willard
Wing 5. Benny Wearing 5. B Maher
 
Five-Eighth 6. Jerry Brien 6. J Abbott
Halfback 7. Harry Owen 7. E Capelin
 
Front Row 8. Eddie Root 8. Stanley Maker
Hooker 9. Arthur Justice 9. J Josephs
Front Row 10. George Treweek 10. R May
Second Row 11. Ernie Lapham 11. W James (N)
Second Row 12. Jim Parsons 12. Norman Quinn
Lock 13. Aub Kelly 13. George Torpy

Contributions: Greg Fiveash