NSWRFL 1954

Stats

Premiers
South Sydney 
Minor Premiers
Newtown 
No. Of Teams
10
No. Of Games
98
No. Of Players
258
Top Tryscorer
Raymond Preston (34)
Top Pointscorer
Ronald Rowles (221)

Ladder

 HomeAwayOverall
TeamPWLDFAPD PWLDFAPD PWLDFAPtsPD
1. Newtown98-120599+1069711234116+11818151243921532+224
2. South Sydney981-239116+1239621234139+9518143147325529+218
3. St George954-195184+119621150108+4218116134529223+53
4. North Sydney9612211157+54945-204163+4118106241532022+95
5. Manly9621215143+72945-176200-2418107139134321+48
6. Balmain963-196183+139351150162-121898134634519+1
7. Western Suburbs9351127180-53936-160194-3418611128737413-87
8. Canterbury936-122190-68918-111275-16418414-2334658-232
9. Eastern Suburbs936-152214-629-81105279-1741831412574937-236
10. Parramatta936-169171-29-9-113195-8218315-2823666-84
  • Total games played: 90
  • Total points scored: 3,468
  • Average points per game: 38.53
  • Best attack: South Sydney Rabbitohs (26.28 ppg - 136.41%)
  • Best defense: Newtown Jets (11.94 ppg - 61.98%)
  • Worst attack: Canterbury Bankstown (12.94 ppg - 67.17%)
  • Worst defense: Eastern Suburbs (27.39 ppg - 142.17%)

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 6th 9 8 1 346 345 Normam ROBINSON 12 - Jack FIFIELD 82 -Jack FIFIELD Leichhardt * 8,353
Canterbury Bankstown 8th 4 14 0 233 465 John HAMPSTEAD 5 - Peter CONSIDINE
Ray GARTNER
92 -Jack BRADLEY Belmore * 0
Eastern Suburbs 9th 3 14 1 257 493 Ferris ASHTON 11 - Kevin DOYLE 100 -Ron BOOTH Sports Ground * 12,851
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 5th 10 7 1 391 343 Hugh NORMAN 13 - Ronald ROWLES 221 -Ronald ROWLES Brookvale * 8,000
Newtown Jets 1st 17 5 2 551 335 Stanley GEELAN 34 - Raymond PRESTON 163 -Gordon CLIFFORD Henson (3)
Erskineville (1)
Sports Ground (1)
* 5,979 Runners Up
North Sydney 4th 10 8 2 443 350 Rex HARRISON 15 - George MARTIN 176 -Alan ARKEY North Sydney * 7,707 Minor Semi
Parramatta Eels 10th 3 15 0 282 366 Charlie GILL 10 - Don TOSH 50 -Johnny SLADE Cumberland * 8,500 League Wooden Spoon
St George Dragons 3rd 13 8 1 401 374 Kenneth KEARNEY 20 - Kevin HOLE 129 -Ross KITE Kogarah * 7,900 Prelim Final
South Sydney Rabbitohs 2nd 18 3 1 567 313 Rupert RAYNER 29 - Les BRENNAN 172 -Bernard PURCELL Redfern (5)
Sports Ground (2)
* 17,452 Premiers
Western Suburbs Magpies 7th 6 11 1 287 374 Keith HOLMAN 8 - Neville CHARLTON 133 -George BAIN Pratten (7)
Lidcombe (1)
* 0

Finals Results

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Aug 28th St George 15 North Sydney 14 J. O'Brien SCG 32,397 View
Sep 4th South Sydney 24 Newtown 14 D. Lawler SCG 38,520 View
Sep 11th Newtown 27 St George 13 D. Lawler SCG 32,303 View
Sep 18th South Sydney 23 Newtown 15 J. O'Brien SCG 45,759 View