James Goldthorpe's Notebook

Leeds results and scorers - 1908-09

Played 36, Won 16, Drawn 1, Lost 19

Try scorers in bold , Goal scorers in standard font.

Date

Opponents

Grnd

Res

Leeds

Opp

Scorers for Leeds

5 Sep Broughton Rangers A L 13 17 Webster(2), Jones, Young(2)
12 Dewsbury H W 29 7 Jones, Desborough, Birch(2), Ward, Webster, Thomas, Young(4)
19 Barry A W 17 3 Ward(3), Ware Webster, Desborough
26 Halifax H L 0 15 -
3 Oct Hunslet H L 10 13 Lavery, Desborough, Young(2)
17 Huddersfield H W 16 6 Desborough, Birch, Lavery, Harrison, Brown, Greaney
20 Batley A L 8 10 Birch, Jones, Young
31 Hull H W 27 10 Ward, Lavery(2), Desborough, Harrison, Fawcett, Jones, Brown(3)
3 Nov Dewsbury A L 7 12 Harrison, Brown(2)(P)
7 Bradford A L 0 3 -
14 Salford A L 2 20 Birch(D)
21 Bramley H W 14 5 Wheatley, Goldthorpe, Jones(2), Goldthorpe
28 Hull Kingston Rovers H W 8 5 Jones, Ward, Young(D)
5 Dec Bramley A W 18 3 Goldthorpe, Jones, Ward, Whitaker, Goldthorpe(3)
12 York H W 21 11 Oliver(2), Fawcett(2), Goldthorpe, Goldthorpe(2)(P), Young
19 Hull Kingston Rovers A W 23 7 Goldthorpe, Oliver, Whitaker, Townend, Ward, Young(4)
25 Dec Australia H L 10 14 Oliver, Jones, Young(2)(P)
26 Hunslet A L 5 21 Desborough, Young
28 Wakefield Trinity H L 11 24 Fawcett, Jarman, Ward, Goldthorpe(P)
1909            
2 Jan Oldham A L 0 8 -
9 Keighley H W 30 5 Jarman, Ward, Whitaker, Desborough, Jukes, Jones, Young(6)(P)
16 Bradford H W 8 5 Townennd(2), Young
23 Keighley A L 0 15 -
30 York A L 5 15 Webster, Young
6 Feb Huddersfield A L 0 24 -
13 Broughton Rangers H W 19 2 Desborough, Ward, Webster, Jones, Goldthorpe, Young, Goldthorpe
20 Salford H W 13 7 Ware, Fawcett, Whitaker, Goldthorpe(2)
20 Mar Barry H W 56 0 Whitaker, Goldthorpe(2), Hunter(2), Ward(2), Oliver, Gillie, Jones, Webster, Wainwright, Young, Pattison, Young, Goldthorpe(2), Jones(3), Webster
1 Apr Halifax A L 3 14 Hunter
3 Wakefield Trinity A L 12 15 Ware, Ward, Young(P), Ward(D), Hunter(D)
10 Oldham H W 10 5 Ward, Goldthorpe, Young(2)
13 Batley H D 8 8 Gillie, Whitaker, Young(P)
17 Hull A L 5 40 Jarman, Young(P)
  Yorkshire Cup          
10 Oct Halifax A L 0 13 -
  Northern Union Cup          
27 Feb Warrington A W 5 3 Whitaker, Young
13 Mar Hunslet A L 9 15 Desborough, Young(3P)

W Ward made his debut on April 10th.

Northern Rugby Football League 1908-09

    P W D L Pts
1 Wigan 32 28 0 4 56
2 Halifax 34 28 1 5 57
3 Oldham 32 26 0 6 52
4 Batley 32 23 3 6 49
5 Huddersfield 34 21 3 10 45
6 Wakefield Trinity 31 20 1 10 41
7 Salford 32 20 1 11 41
8 Merthyr Tydfil 18 11 1 6 23
9 Broughton Rangers 32 19 1 12 39
10 Warrington 32 18 2 12 38
11 Runcorn 28 16 1 11 33
12 Hunslet 32 18 1 13 37
13 Hull 34 19 1 14 39
14 Ebbw Vale 24 12 1 11 25
15 Leeds 32 15 1 16 31
16 Hull Kingston Rovers 34 14 1 17 29
17 St Helens 28 11 3 14 25
18 York 32 13 1 18 27
19 Dewsbury 30 12 1 17 25
20 Keighley 30 12 1 17 25
21 Leigh 28 11 0 17 22
22 Swinton 32 11 1 20 23
23 Bradford Northern 32 11 0 21 22
24 Mid-Rhondda 18 5 1 12 11
25 Rochdale Hornets 30 8 2 20 18
26 Barrow 32 9 1 22 19
27 Widnes 28 6 3 19 15
28 Treherbert 18 4 1 13 9
29 Barry 18 3 0 15 6
30 Bramley 26 3 0 23 6
31 Aberdare 17 1 0 16 2

The final positions were decided on a % basis.