Category: Northern Junior Gridiron League

Northern Junior Gridiron League (England) 1994

Final Standings

St. Joseph’s Cardinals21012218.750
Doncaster Wildcats20111822.250
Northern Junior Gridiron League Standings 1994 [Ref: compiled from 1-3]


DateHome TeamAway Team
Week 1
10.07.1994Doncaster Wildcats6St. Jospeh’s Cardinals6
Week 2
17.07.1994St. Joseph’s Cardinals16Doncaster Wildcats12
Northern Junior Gridiron League Results 1994 [Ref: 1-3]


The St. Joseph’s Cardinals won the Northern Junior Gridiron League in 1994 defeating Doncaster Wildcats 16-12 thanks to two long touchdown runs by Michael Jones (65 yards) James Roberts (41 yards). Their first match was declared a 6-6 tie by League management after Daniel O’Shaughnessey’s Overtime winner for the Cardinals was declared void as no overtime should have been played.

The Cardinals were a team from St. Joseph’s Primary School in St. Helens, Birkenhead, Merseyside.

The Northern Junior Gridiron League Junior League was a Two Touch League for 8-11 year olds in the North of England. Two Touch was a variation on Flag Football whereby the ball carrier was tackled by placing two hands on him or her.


[1] Anon. (1994) “NJGL” First Down. July 16, 1994. pg. 20

[1] Anon. (1994) “Cards Shuffle: NJGL” First Down. July 23, 1994. pg. 21

[1] Anon. (1994) “JGL Winner Miller!” First Down. August 13, 1994. pg. 21


Thanks to Derek Walsh.

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