WILMINGTON - 1902-1903

Played home games in Wilmington, Delaware at Pyle’s Cycle Academy – Seating capacity – 500

Dropped out of National Basketball League on December 21, 1902.

 

WILMINGTON  NBL 2-14 BILLY HARRISON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS         GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Fred Holt F 25 5:08 150 None to Wilmington Peaches 13 32 4 68 5.2
Jack Reynolds F 25 5:10 170 None to Conshohocken 16 29 78 136 8.5
Jim Walker C 15 16 0 32 2.1
Billy Harrison G 24 5:11 150 None 10 7 0 14 1.4
Ivan Loos G-F 24 5:09 180 Ursinus(Pa) 8 6 0 12 1.5
Batch Marthens G 23 to Conshohocken 2 6 0 12 6.0
Joe Zimmerman G 5 5 2 12 2.4
Ikey Charlton F-G-C 6 1 3 5 0.8
Clyde Keene G 20 5:08 165 None to Conshohocken 3 1 2 4 1.3
Norch Higham F-G 19 5:08 155 None 7 2 0 4 0.6
John Cork G 23 5:07 145 None 2 1 0 2 1.0
William Dennison G 24 6:02 160 None 3 1 0 2 0.7
Frank Geddes F 20 5:08 145 None 1 0 0 0 0.0

Played home games in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at St.James Hall. Franchise transferred from Philadelphia to Wilmington, Delaware  on December 21, 1902. Record in Philadelphia was 9-7. Team played three tie games. Played home games in Wilmington at Pyle’s Cycle Club – Seating capacity – 500

 

WILMINGTON PEACHES  NBL 10-7 14-12 FRANK MORGENWECK 23-17
BILLY MARKWARD 1-2
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS        GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Walter Barber F-C 25 5:11 160 None 30 51 195 297 9.9
Steve White F-C 21 5:06 145 39 83 267 433 11.1
John Pennino C-G 22 6:01 175 45 60 2 122 2.7
Hilly Wallace G 24 6:00 180 None 45 170 6 346 7.7
Billy Markward G 24 6:00 180 None 46 61 0 122 2.7
Bart Neuman F 21 5:11 185 42 77 0 154 3.7
Jud Hancock C 20 5:11 180 Temple’00 36 40 0 80 2.2
John McGuinness G 20 19 6 0 12 0.6
Fred Holt F-C 25 5:08 150 None fr Wilmington1/to/fr Trenton 9 6 0 12 1.3
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