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Season In Review - 1978-79


Player
P
T
G
DG
PTS
  Adams, Mick  
41
9
3
8
41
  Allen, Dave  
1
0
0
0
0
  Aspey, Mal  
50
15
0
0
45
  Bentley, Keith  
8
5
0
0
15
  Bowden, Reg  
43
3
0
1
10
  Burke, Mick  
46
13
127
0
293
  Dearden, Alan  
40
9
0
0
27
  Doherty, John  
1
1
0
0
3
  Eckersley, Dave  
47
4
1
4
18
  Elwell, Keith  
51
8
0
7
31
  Emmitt, Paul  
3
2
0
0
6
  Fox, Phil  
5
2
0
0
6
  George, Derek 'Mick'  
35
16
0
0
48
  Hogan, Brian  
26
1
0
0
3
  Hughes, Eric  
33
13
0
0
39
  Hull, David  
25
5
0
0
15
  Laughton, Doug  
36
11
0
0
33
  Mills, Jim  
34
13
0
0
39
  Moran, David  
15
7
0
0
21
  Myler, John  
11
0
4
4
12
  O'Neill, Dennis  
6
1
0
0
3
  O'Neill, Mike  
18
3
0
0
9
  Shaw, Glyn  
34
1
0
0
3
  Shaw, Peter  
12
3
0
0
9
  Tilly, Steve  
4
2
0
0
6
  Woods, Paul  
9
0
8
0
16
  Wright, Stuart  
30
24
0
0
72
27 Players
171
143
24
823
Team
P
W
D
L
B
F
A
D
Pts
  Hull KR
30
23
0
7
0
616
344
272
46
  Warrington
30
22
0
8
0
521
340
181
44
  Widnes
30
21
2
7
0
480
322
158
44
  Leeds
30
19
1
10
0
555
370
185
39
  St Helens
30
16
2
12
0
485
379
106
34
  Wigan
30
16
1
13
0
484
411
73
33
  Castleford
30
16
1
13
0
498
469
29
33
  Bradford
30
16
0
14
0
523
416
107
32
  Workington
30
13
3
14
0
378
345
33
29
  Wakefield
30
13
1
16
0
382
456
-74
27
  Leigh
30
13
1
16
0
406
535
-129
27
  Salford
30
11
2
17
0
389
435
-46
24
  Barrow
30
9
2
19
0
368
536
-168
20
  Featherstone
30
8
1
21
0
501
549
-48
17
  Rochdale
30
8
0
22
0
297
565
-268
16
  Huddersfield
30
7
1
22
0
314
725
-411
15

Highest Home Attendance: 12,202
Lowest Home Attendance: 0
Average Home Attendance: 488

Highest Away Attendance: 0
Lowest Away Attendance: 0
Average Away Attendance: 0

Season Overal:     Played 50   W: 40  L: 8  D: 2  

Points For: 828  
Points Against: 481  

Average Score For: 17
Average Score Against: 10

Honours:
Challenge Cup - Winners
Lancashire Cup Winners
Regal Trophy - Winners





Date
Opposition
V
Comp
Res
Score
Att.
Tries
Goals
DG
i
20th Aug 1978  
  Huyton
 H 
Lancs Cup
 W 
43-6
Elwell 3 Dearden 2 Burke George Laughton Fox
Woods 8
.
Full Match Details
27th Aug 1978  
  Warrington
 H 
Lancs Cup
 W 
17-10
Dearden Burke
Burke 5
Adams
Full Match Details
3rd Sep 1978  
  Rochdale
 H 
League
 W 
39-5
George 2 Moran 2 Elwell Dearden Fox Mills M.O'Neill
Burke 6
.
Full Match Details
5th Sep 1978  
  Wakefield
 A 
League
 L 
0-8
.
.
.
Full Match Details
10th Sep 1978  
  Featherstone
 A 
League
 W 
27-23
Adams 2 Laughton George Bowden
Burke 6
.
Full Match Details
13th Sep 1978  
  Leigh
 H 
Lancs Cup
 W 
28-14
George 2 Aspey 2 Burke Adams
Burke 5
.
Full Match Details
16th Sep 1978  
  Leeds
 H 
League
 W 
16-11
Mills 2 Aspey
Burke 3
Elwell
Full Match Details
24th Sep 1978  
  Huddersfield
 A 
JPT
 W 
21-10
Aspey 2 Burke Mills Hull
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
1st Oct 1978  
  Huddersfield
 A 
League
 W 
16-10
Eckersley D.O'Neill Moran
Burke 3
J.Myler
Full Match Details
3rd Oct 1978  
  Whitehaven
 H 
BBC2 FT
 W 
17-13
Elwell Hughes Burke
Burke 3
Elwell Adams
Full Match Details
7th Oct 1978  
  Workington
 N 
Lancs Cup (F)
 W 
15-13
10,020
Laughton 2 Wright
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
20th Oct 1978  
  Castleford
 A 
League
 L 
12-15
Burke Mills
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
25th Oct 1978  
  Australia
 H 
Tour
 W 
11-10
12,202
Wright
Burke 4
.
Full Match Details
29th Oct 1978  
  Leigh
 H 
League
 W 
30-17
Wright 3 Mills 2 Hughes
Burke 6
.
Full Match Details
7th Nov 1978  
  Salford
 H 
League
 W 
16-5
P.Shaw Aspey Adams Eckersley
Burke 2
.
Full Match Details
12th Nov 1978  
  Workington
 A 
League
 W 
6-4
Burke
Burke
J.Myler
Full Match Details
19th Nov 1978  
  Wakefield
 H 
League
 W 
28-11
Hughes Aspey Burke Wright Hogan Elwell
Burke 3 J.Myler 2
.
Full Match Details
21st Nov 1978  
  Hull KR
 A 
BBC2 FT
 W 
13-10
P.Shaw Adams
Burke J.Myler 2
Adams
Full Match Details
26th Nov 1978  
  Barrow
 A 
League
 W 
11-5
George Moran Burke
Burke
.
Full Match Details
2nd Dec 1978  
  St.Helens
 H 
JPT
 W 
11-10
Laughton Eckersley Wright
Adams
.
Full Match Details
8th Dec 1978  
  Rochdale
 A 
BBC2 FT
 W 
26-9
Wright Elwell Laughton Hughes P.Shaw George
Burke 4
.
Full Match Details
10th Dec 1978  
  Castleford
 H 
League
 W 
16-13
Wright
Burke 6
Adams
Full Match Details
12th Dec 1978  
  St.Helens
 A 
BBC2 FT
 W 
13-7
Wright 2 Burke
Burke 2
.
Full Match Details
17th Dec 1978  
  Keighley
 A 
JPT
 W 
15-4
Elwell Adams George
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
24th Dec 1978  
  Workington
 H 
League
 D 
2-2
.
Burke
.
Full Match Details
26th Dec 1978  
  Salford
 A 
League
 D 
10-10
Wright 2
Burke 2
.
Full Match Details
17th Jan 1979  
  Bradford
 H 
League
 W 
17-0
Wright Hughes George
Burke 4
.
Full Match Details
21st Jan 1979  
  Warrington
 A 
League
 L 
2-7
.
Burke
.
Full Match Details
24th Jan 1979  
  Bradford
 H 
JPT
 W 
21-3
Wright 2 Laughton 2 Adams
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
27th Jan 1979  
  Leeds
 A 
League
 L 
3-5
.
Burke
Adams
Full Match Details
4th Feb 1979  
  Featherstone
 H 
League
 W 
25-9
Moran 2 Laughton Eckersley Wright
Burke 5
.
Full Match Details
11th Feb 1979  
  Workington
 H 
Chall Cup (1)
 W 
12-5
George Adams Burke
Burke
Adams
Full Match Details
20th Feb 1979  
  Leigh
 A 
League
 W 
3-2
Aspey
.
.
Full Match Details
24th Feb 1979  
  Wigan
 H 
Chall Cup (2)
 W 
21-5
Mills 2 George Burke Wright
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
11th Mar 1979  
  Huddersfield
 A 
Chall Cup (3)
 W 
14-0
Aspey Hughes Mills Wright
Burke
.
Full Match Details
18th Mar 1979  
  Wigan
 A 
League
 W 
15-9
Emmitt 2 George Dearden
Eckersley
Eckersley
Full Match Details
25th Mar 1979  
  Rochdale
 A 
League
 W 
20-7
Wright Adams Bowden Dearden
Burke 4
.
Full Match Details
31st Mar 1979  
  Bradford
 N 
Chall Cup (SF)
 W 
14-11
14,324
Hughes 2
Burke 3
Elwell 2
Full Match Details
4th Apr 1979  
  Hull KR
 A 
League
 L 
7-22
Hughes
Burke 2
.
Full Match Details
13th Apr 1979  
  Warrington
 H 
League
 W 
18-7
Wright 2 Aspey G.Shaw
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
16th Apr 1979  
  St.Helens
 A 
League
 W 
18-16
Hughes George Dearden
Burke 4
Eckersley
Full Match Details
19th Apr 1979  
  Hull KR
 H 
League
 L 
8-15
Mills Moran
Burke
.
Full Match Details
22nd Apr 1979  
  Huddersfield
 H 
League
 L 
16-17
Bentley 2 Mills Hull
Adams 2
.
Full Match Details
28th Apr 1979  
  Warrington
 N 
JPT
 W 
16-4
Wright Hull
Burke 3
Adams 2 Elwell 2
Full Match Details
5th May 1979  
  Wakefield
 N 
Chall Cup (F)
 W 
12-3
94,218
Hughes Wright
Burke 2
Elwell Eckersley
Full Match Details
8th May 1979  
  Wigan
 H 
League
 W 
27-15
M.O'Neill 2 Hughes Aspey Dearden
Burke 5
J.Myler Eckersley
Full Match Details
10th May 1979  
  St.Helens
 H 
League
 W 
15-8
Aspey 2 Dearden
Burke 3
.
Full Match Details
12th May 1979  
  Bradford
 A 
League
 W 
27-19
Bentley 2 Hull Tilley Bowden
Burke 5
J.Myler Bowden
Full Match Details
13th May 1979  
  Barrow
 H 
League
 W 
30-25
Aspey Bentley Hull Mills Tilley Hughes
Burke 6
.
Full Match Details
15th May 1979  
  Wigan
 H 
PPO
 L 
8-12
.
Burke 4
.
Full Match Details