1968 NSWRL Premiership - Major Semi-Final

(1v2) South Sydney v Manly-Warringah

Sydney Cricket Ground

Sat Sep 7, 3:00pm [Ch9]

LOSS 15-23

Selected Semi-Final Teams

Jones injured his right leg and left the filed after 24 minutes.

 3 min  0-0  Simms miss
10 min  0-2
12 min  2-2  Simms goal
15 min  2-4
16 min  2-7
19 min  2-10
29 min  2-12
31 min  4-12 Simms goal
35 min  4-14
HT      4-14
41 min  4-19
56 min  7-19 Pittard try Simms miss
64 min  7-21
68 min 12-21 Pittard try Simms goal
76 min 15-21 Morgan try Simms miss
78 min 15-23

Pittard 2, Morgan tries
Simms 3 from 6 goals

Crowd      49,128
Referee    C.Pearce

Scrums      9-8 (1H  4-2 ) 
Penalties   9-13(1H  4-9 ) 

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk -  1 - Simms, Eric            -  3/6   - 
LWng -  2 - James, Brian           -  -     -
Cntr -  3 - Lisle, Jimmy           -  -     -     
Cntr -  4 - Branighan, Arthur      -  -     -
RWng -  5 - Honan, Bob             -  -     -
5/8  -  6 - Pittard, Dennis        2  -     -
Half -  7 - Jones, Ivan            -  -     -     r21
Lock -  8 - Coote, Ron             -  -     -    
SRow -  9 - Sait, Paul             -  -     -
SRow - 10 - Moses, Bob             -  -     -     
Prop - 11 - Sattler, John          -  -     - (c)
Hook - 12 - Walters, Elwyn         -  -     -
Prop - 13 - Morgan, Jim            1  -     -

Res  - 21 - Norgard, Greg          -  -     - 

                                   3  3/6   -

Effective 1st Tackles

 0 min  16y KO
 1 min  50y SS Err(Morgan)
 2 min 100y James kick 35y MS-WCR-P Simms NO GOAL 14y / SS P(Morgan) 39y / MW-Err 95y SS-SCR-ATF 93y / SS Err(Simms)
 6 min  58y DO
 7 min  50y ABranighan kick COF
 8 min 100y MW-Err / Simms kick 26y / SS P(Sait) 76y / SS P(Pittard) (MW GOAL)
10 min   2y KO
12 min   0y MW Err / P GOAL
13 min  45y Simms kick
14 min  84y Simms kick 60y MW-Err SS-SCR-SS P(Walters) 84y / (MW FG)
15 min  45y KO / (MW TRY)
17 min  40y KO 29y / MW Err MW-SCR
19 min 100y SS Err(Lisle) (MW TRY)
21 min  17y KO
22 min  24y Simms kick
23 min   3y MW-Err MW-SCR-ATF / SS Err(Jones)
23 min   0y MW-Err / Simms kick NO FIELDGOAL
24 min  23y SS Err(Walters)
25 min  33y Simms kick COF
26 min 100y Simms kick 28y SS P(Moses) 51y / SS P(Coote) (MW GOAL)
30 min  65y KO 45y / SS P(Morgan)
31 min   0y ChOv 30y MW-SCR-P GOAL
33 min  70y SS Err(Pittard) / (MW NO FIELDGOAL)
35 min 100y SS P(Moses) 78y (MW GOAL)
36 min  66y KO 15y / 42y SS-SCR / SS Err(Moses) 38y MW-SCR-ATF / SS P(Simms)
            P / Morgan kick OOF 60y SS-SCR

half time

40 min  36y SS Err(Moses)
41 min 100y 10y SS-SCR-ATF (MW TRY)
42 min  18y KO
43 min  18y Simms kick
46 min  14y ChOv 25y MW-SCR-ATF / SS Err(James) 5y MW-SCR
50 min  30y SS Rk 42y MW-SCR-P / Simms kick NO FIELDGOAL
51 min  18y MW-Err P / SS Err(Coote) 5y MW-SCR-P / Simms kick NO FIELDGOAL
52 min 100y Simms kick 52y / SS P(Sait) (MW NO GOAL)
54 min  55y 20-DO
56 min   0y MW-Err / SS Err(James) 21y MW-SCR-P / TRY
59 min  81y ChOv 47y MW-SCR-SS P(Sait)
60 min  71y MW-Err / ChOv 75y MW-SCR 65y SS-6TG MW-SCR
62 min  22y MW-Err SS-SCR / Sait kick
64 min 100y 15y SS-SCR-SS P(Walters) (MW GOAL)
66 min  20y Simms kick
68 min   0y MW-Err SS Err(Lisle) 18y MW-SCR-ATF / TRY
69 min  95y SS Err(Coote) 45y MW-SCR 48y SS P(Moses) (MW NO GOAL)
71 min  18y James kick
72 min  41y Moses kick
76 min   0y SS Err(Honan) 42y MW-SCR-ATF / MW-6TG 19y MW-SCR-ATF / TRY
77 min 100y SS P(Moses) (MW GOAL)
78 min  40y KO
79 min  21y MW-Err 46y MW-SCR-ATF / Pittard kick

Average effective 1st tackle location
- 49.3m - for the whole match

- 53.3m - 1st half 
- 44.8m - 2nd half 

Other First Grade Matches

17-10 SCG  (3v4) St George  b Easts      (Aug 31)

Judiciary News

No one was sent off.

Reserve Grade - Major Semi-Final

(1v2) v Balmain, 1:30pm

WIN 30-2

Grant was suffering from German measles.

HT   7-2

Amatto, Cleary, Norgard, Grant, G.Stevens, McCarthy tries
K.Longbottom 2 from 5, R.Branighan 3 from 4 goals
Grant fieldgoal

Referee    L.Samuelson

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk - 17 - Longbottom, K          -  2/5   -
Wing - 21 - Amatto, R              1  -     -
Cntr - 36 - Branighan, R           -  3/4   -    
Cntr - 22 - Grace, R               -  -     -     r57
Wing -  2 - Cleary, M              1  -     -
5/8  -  6 - Norgard, G             1  -     -     
Half - 23 - Grant, R               1  -     1
Lock - 25 - Stevens, G             1  -     -
SRow - 40 - Armstrong, C           -  -     -
SRow - 10 - McCarthy, R            1  -     -    
Prop - 29 - Lee, D                 -  -     - (c)
Hook - 28 - Piggins, G             -  -     -     
Prop - 27 - O'Neill, J             -  -     - 

Res  - 57 - Kosta, S               -  -     -

                                   6  5/9   1

Other Reserve Grade Matches

11-4  SCG  (4v3) Manly      b St George  (Aug 31)

Third Grade - Minor Semi-Final

(3v4) v Western Suburbs, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sat Aug 31 12:00pm

WIN 9-6

HT   4-2

Heiler try
Moseley 2 from 5 goals
Moseley fieldgoal

Referee    A.Neville

Final Line Up
                                   T  G/A  FG

Flbk - 31 - Moseley, L             -  2/5   1
Wing -  5 - Heiler, A              1  -     -
Cntr - 44 - Edwards, K             -  -     -
Cntr - 57 - Kosta, S               -  -     -
Wing - 14 - Stevens, W             -  -     -     
5/8  - 63 - Newtown, J             -  -     -     r65
Half - 58 - Larkin, T              -  -     -    
Lock - 51 - Arkinstall, J          -  -     -
SRow - 39 - Lawrence, S            -  -     -     
SRow - 26 - Coleman, J             -  -     -
Prop - 41 - Gorman, R              -  -     - (c)
Hook - 52 - Day, S                 -  -     -     r62
Prop - 40 - Armstrong, C           -  -     - 

Res  - 65 - Deagan, R              -  -     -
Res  - 62 - Saville, R             -  -     -

                                   1  2/5   1

Other Third Grade Matches

14-4 SCG  (1v2) Balmain    v Easts


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