The 1936/37 Season

Once again this season the Reserves played in Division 1 of the  Peterborough League. Finishing in third place, the Reserves scored over League 100 goals and conceded 37 (the best defensive record in the Division).

 
Team
P W D L F A Pts
1. Chatteris Engineers 28 22 3 3 140 42 47
2. Kings Lynn Reserves 28 19 5 4 99 49 43
3. Peterborough Utd 28 17 1 10 101 37 35
4. Wisbech Town Reserves 27 15 5 7 89 53 35
5. Phorpres Sports 26 15 4 7 88 47 34
6. Huntingdon Town 27 16 1 10 78 74 33
7. Bourne Town 26 13 4 9 72 73 30
8. Seymour Cobley 28 13 3 12 86 85 29
9. March GER Utd 28 10 7 11 69 72 27
10. Spalding Utd Reserves 27 9 3 15 64 88 21
11. St Ives Town 28 8 3 17 55 103 19
12. St Neots 27 8 2 17 74 97 18
13. Ramsey Town 26 7 2 17 65 107 16
14. Warboys Town 28 1 8 19 42 114 10
15. March Town 25 2 5 18 43 89 9

 

Fixtures & results:

 

Date Opponents Home / Away Result Score Goal Scorers
05 Sep 36 St Ives Town Away Won 2-1 Saunders, Wyles
08 Sep 36 March GER Utd Away Lost 4-0  
15 Sep 36 March Town Reserves Away Won 8-2 Robson (2), Saunders (4), Briggs, Evans (OG)
19 Sep 36 Chatteris Engineers Away Lost 3-0  
26 Sep 36 St Ives Town Home Won 2-0 Vernum, Fenton,
03 Oct 36 Phorpres Sports Home Won 3-1 Fenton, Wyles, Trotter
10 Oct 36 St Neots & District Home Won 12-3 Willis, Trotter (3), Wyles, Fenton (4), Jellis (3)
17 Oct 36 Seymour Cobley Away Lost 2-1 Trotter
24 Oct 36 Phorpres Sports Away Won 3-0 Trotter, Howlett, Willis
21 Nov 36 Kings Lynn Reserves Home Lost 2-1 Fenton
28 Nov 36 Bourne Town Home Lost 2-1 Fenton
05 Dec 36 Wisbech Town Reserves Home Drew 1-1 Trotter
12 Dec 36 Bourne Town Away Won 3-2 Fenton (2), Jellis
19 Dec 36 St Neots & District Away Won 3-0 Smith, Trotter, Wyles
02 Jan 37 Huntingdon Town Away Lost 3-2 Trotter, Fenton
09 Jan 37 March GER Utd Home Won 5-0 Trotter (2), Howlett, Wyles, Froggart
23 Jan 37 Spalding Utd Reserves Away Lost 5-3 Wyles (2), Howlett
30 Jan 37 Ramsey Town Home Won 7-1 Hargreaves (3), Sutton (2), Trotter, Godfrey (OG)
06 Feb 37 Ramsey Town Away Lost 3-2 Sutton, Dolby
13 Mar 37 Seymour Cobley Home Won 5-0 Wyles (3), Bickerson, Howlett
20 Mar 37 Kings Lynn Reserves Away Lost 3-1 Wyles
27 Mar 37 March Town Reserves Home Won 2-1 Vernum (2)
03 Apr 37 Warboys Town Home Won 11-1 Vernum, Willis, Wyles (3), Hargreaves (4), Bickerson (2)
05 Apr 37 Spalding Reserves Home Won 14-1 Vernum (5), Wyles (5), Hargreaves (2), Bickerson (2)
10 Apr 37 Huntingdon Town Home Won 5-2 Argent, Wyles (4)
13 Apr 37 Warboys Town Away Won 1-0 Wyles
17 Apr 37 Wisbech Town Reserves Away Won 2-1 Sheppard (2)
23 Apr 37 Chatteris Engineers Home Lost 5-1 Sheppard

 

Player appearances/goals:

Player Apps: Goals   Player Apps: Goals
Cecil Wyles 25 24 W. Sheppard 4 3
B. Willis 22   3 L. Wilson 4 0
Reg Mansfield 21   0 Ted Chiverton 3 0
Jack Vernum 21   9 Draper 3 0
Walter Compton 18   0 Norman Gollings 3 0
Alex Trotter 17 12 Hull 3 0
Stan Walker 17   0 Billy Rigby 3 0
Howlett 16   4 Tom Robson 3 2
Hall 15   0 Smith 3 1
Harry Fenton 11 11 W. Wells 3 0
Len Hargreaves 11   9 Amps 2 0
Cecil Hart 11   0 S. Argent 2 1
Laurie Sutton 11   3 Hill 2 0
T. Froggart 10   1 Charlie Bisby 1 0
J. Jellis 10   4 Jack Briggs 1 1
John Bickenson  7   5 Hacker 1 0
Dolby  5   1 Charles McDonagh 1 0
Creed  4   0 Bert Poulter 1 0
Edwards  4   0 Williams 1 0
Howell  4   0 Own Goals 0 2
Wilf Saunders  4  5