NSWRFL 1939

Stats

Premiers
Balmain 
Minor Premiers
Balmain 
No. Of Teams
8
No. Of Games
62
No. Of Players
189
Top Tryscorer
Sidney Goodwin (18)
Top Pointscorer
Neville Smith (97)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. Balmain751112157+64751112858+7014102224911522+134
2. Canterbury752-11779+38752-11776+4114104-23415520+79
  St George761-17180+91743-9789+814104-26816920+99
4. South Sydney752-11261+51743-10797+101495-21915818+61
5. Eastern Suburbs752-9665+31734-96119-231486-19218416+8
6. North Sydney714261107-46716-68165-971421021292726-143
  Western Suburbs716-88107-19714260106-461421021482136-65
8. Newtown716-63178-115716-61119-5814212-1242974-173
  • Total games played: 56
  • Total points scored: 1,563
  • Average points per game: 27.91
  • Best attack: St George Dragons (19.14 ppg - 137.16%)
  • Best defense: Balmain Tigers (8.21 ppg - 58.83%)
  • Worst attack: Newtown Jets (8.86 ppg - 63.49%)
  • Worst defense: Newtown Jets (21.21 ppg - 151.99%)

Team Stats (includes Cup/Tour matches)

Team Name Position W L D Pts For Pts Ag. Coach Top Tryscorer(s) Top Pointscorer(s) Home Venue(s) Home Crowd Avg Extra Info
Balmain Tigers 1st 14 2 2 341 141 William KELLY 18 - Sidney GOODWIN 54 -Sidney GOODWIN Leichhardt * 5,500 Premiers
Canterbury Bankstown 2nd 10 6 0 252 181 Jerry BRIEN 10 - Edgar NEWHAM 69 -Tom KIRK Belmore * 4,530 Semi Final
Eastern Suburbs 5th 8 6 0 192 184 Ray STEHR 8 - Percy DERMOND 24 -Percy DERMOND Sports Ground * 1,110
Newtown Jets 8th 2 12 0 124 297 - 5 - A HODGINS 42 -Charles ELLIS Henson * 6,000 League Wooden Spoon
North Sydney 6th 2 10 2 129 272 Robert WILLIAMS 5 - Fred DHU
Dave McERLANE
31 -Roy THOMPSON North Sydney * 5,500
St George Dragons 3rd 10 6 0 288 215 Neville SMITH 17 - Charlie HAZELTON 97 -Neville SMITH Earl Park (5)
Sports Ground (1)
* 7,958 Semi Final
South Sydney Rabbitohs 4th 11 7 0 273 244 Charlie LYNCH 10 - Harold THOMSON
Alan TUOHEY
77 -Fred FELSCH Sports Ground (5)
Earl Park (1)
* 6,000 Runners Up
Western Suburbs Magpies 7th 2 10 2 148 213 Jim CRAIG 5 - Fred BABER 35 -Stan SIMPSON Pratten * 3,667

Finals Results

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Aug 19th Balmain 13 Canterbury 9 G. Bishop SCG 23,774 View
Aug 26th South Sydney 23 St George 10 T. McMahon Jnr SCG 21,722 View
Sep 2nd Balmain 33 South Sydney 4 G. Bishop SCG 26,972 View