Saturday 22nd Feb
Team of the Century
Presenting... The Team of the Century
Newtown Rugby League Football Club - Founded 1908
The Newtown Rugby League Football Club held its official Centenary Dinner last night at the Petersham Town Hall.
A great crowd of young and old Bluebags and Jets saw the following squad of 18 players named as Newtown's Team of the Century.
Gordon Clifford and Phil Sigsworth.
Lionel Williamson and Charles "Boxer" Russell.
Dick Poole, Len Smith and Brian "Chicka" Moore.
Bill Farnsworth and Tony Brown.
Herb Narvo, Graham Wilson and Felix Ryan.
Frank "Bumper" Farrell (Captain), Paddy McCue and Paul Quinn.
Best Imported Player of the Century
Greatest Junior Product of the Century
You'll find many of the players listed in the Team of the Century in the Newtown RLFC's Centenary gallery - Faces of history.