1898–99 St Helens RLFC season

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1898–99 St Helens RLFC season
1898-99 Northern Rugby Football Union season Rank 8th
Challenge Cup Third round
1898-99 record Wins: 14; Draws: 3; Losses: 12
Points scored For: 168; Against: 180
1897-98 List of seasons 1899-1900 >

The 1898-99 St Helens R.F.C. season was the club's fourth in the Northern Rugby Football Union, the 25th in their history. The club finished 8th out of 14 in the Lancashire League.[1] In the Challenge Cup, St Helens were beaten in the third round by Salford.[2]

Lancashire Senior Championship[edit]

Team Pld W D L PF PA Pts
1 Broughton Rangers 26 21 0 5 277 74 42
2 Oldham 26 20 0 6 385 58 40
3 Salford 26 18 2 6 206 113 38
4 Widnes 26 17 2 7 196 113 36
5 Leigh 26 17 0 9 168 125 34
6 Swinton 26 16 2 8 228 79 32*
7 Runcorn 26 15 2 9 193 113 32
8 St. Helens 26 12 3 11 168 18 27
9 Warrington 26 11 1 14 134 217 23
10 Rochdale Hornets 26 9 3 14 112 216 21
11 Stockport 26 5 1 20 102 317 11
12 Tyldesley 26 3 5 18 82 240 11
13 Wigan 26 4 2 20 66 238 10
14 Morecambe 26 2 1 23 47 281 5
  • Swinton had 2 points deducted for a breach of the professional rules.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1898-99 League Tables". Saints heritage Society. 2010-12-05. Retrieved 2010-12-05. 
  2. ^ "Challenge Cup Role of Honour". BBC. 2006-08-26. Retrieved 2009-07-11.