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WairarapaRugbyLogoWairarapa Rugby Union
(Founded , 1886 ; Original Member NZRU )
Headquarters : Masterton
Colours: Green

Shows the team and officials outside.
Front row from left: H. Wrigley; R. Thompson; G. Hansen; D. Udy; J. Morris.
Middle row: F. McGovern; D. McDonald; A.E. D’Arcy; R. Gray; J. Mowlem.
Back row: J. Lawrenson (referee); T. Merewood; A. Maguire; E. Udy; J. Cochrane; H.D. Watson; T. Thompson (touchline judge)
Date Home Club Away Club Score (H-A) Competition Season Venue
1894/08/14 Wairarapa RFU Marlborough 16-00 Representative Match 1894 Greytown
1894/08/16 Wairarapa RFU South Canterbury 36-00 Representative Match 1894 Masterton
1894/09/25 Wairarapa RFU New South Wales 21-03 Representative Match 1894 Masterton
1894/09/29 Wellington Wairarapa RFU 11-03 Representative Match 1894 Petone

1894 Match Record
Played 4 – Won 3 – Lost 1 – Pts For 76 – Pts Agst 14

1. August 14 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs MARLBOROUGH, at Greytown
Won 16 to 0
Wairarapa Scorers:   A.E.D’Arcy (2), W.Mowlem, tries ; A.E.D’Arcy Dropped Goal ; Edwin Udy penalty goal
Referee: Mr.C.Pratt (Wairarapa)

2. August 16 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs SOUTH CANTERBURY, at Masterton
Won 36 to 0
Wairarapa Scorers:  W.Mowlem (3), F.D.McGoversn (3), A.E.D’Arcy (2), J.Owen, W.D.Watson , tries ; AThomas Welch (2) , Edwin Udy , conversions
Referee: Mr.C.Pratt (Wairarapa)

3. September 29 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs NEW SOUTH WALES, at Petone – Wellington
Won 21 to 3
Wairarapa Scorers:  A.E.D’Arcy (2) , F.D.McGovern, A.Merwood, R.Gray, tries ; A.E.D’Arcy (3)  conversions
Referee: Mr.A.Laurenson (Wairarapa)

4. September 24 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs WELLINGTON, at Masterton
Lost 11 to 3
Wairarapa Scorers:  R.Emmett, penalty goal
Referee: Mr..A.Pownall (Wairarapa)

Note: Tries counted 2 points, conversions 3 points , dropped goal 4 points


1894 Players

  Name Position
Placeholder — McDonald Forward
Placeholder A.McGuire Utility Back
Placeholder A.Welch Forward
Placeholder Alfred Merwood Forward
Placeholder Archibald D’Arcy Fullback
Placeholder Daniel Udy Forward
Placeholder Edwin William Udy Fullback
Placeholder Francis McGovern Center
Placeholder George Hansen Scrumhalf
Placeholder H.Bridge Forward
Placeholder Harry Tully Forward
Placeholder Harry Wrigley Fullback
Placeholder Henry Udy Forward
Placeholder James Owen Utility Back
Placeholder James Wallace Cochrane Forward
Placeholder John Emmett Forward
Placeholder John Mowlem Forward
Placeholder Joseph Morris Forward
Placeholder Robert Thompson Utility Back
Placeholder Roderick Gray Forward
Placeholder Thomas Welch Forward
Placeholder Thomas Wrigley Fullback
Placeholder William Booth Utility Back
Placeholder William Watson Forward