On This Day

March 29th
1997
Good start for new boys
Mick Tait handed Pools debuts to four new signings, as well as a second debut to Paul Baker, as Colchester United visited the Vic. Chris Beech struck the winner twelve minutes from time as Pools grabbed a vital victory.
YearEvent 
2014Greg Rutherford made his final first team appearance in a League Two match against Cheltenham Town[view]
1997Darren Knowles made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Colchester United[view]
1997Michael Brown made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Colchester United[view]
1997Richard Lucas made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Colchester United[view]
1997Jon Cullen made his first team debut in a Div Three match against Colchester United[view]
1991Kevin Poole made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Stockport County[view]
1987David McLean made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Lincoln City[view]
1985Mark Gavin joined Pools on loan from Leeds United 
1985David Linighan joined Leeds United on loan 
1971Tony Barras was born in Billingham 
1951Andy McCluskey was born in Hartlepool 
1947John Mitchell made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Doncaster Rovers[view]
1939Tim Spencer made his final first team appearance in a Division Three (North) Cup match against Bradford City[view]
1939Robert Halliday made his final first team appearance in a Division Three (North) Cup match against Bradford City[view]
1921Bob Hubery made his first team debut in a NE League match against Jarrow[view]
1921Fred Aldridge made his only first team appearance in a NE League match against Jarrow[view]
1919 Shrieve made his only first team appearance in a Northern Victory League match against Durham City[view]
1919Billy Hibbert made his final first team appearance in a Northern Victory League match against Durham City[view]
1891Charlie Storer was born in Ibstock 
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2014League TwoCHELTENHAM TOWN (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 2013League OneMILTON KEYNES DONS (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 2008League OneSWANSEA CITY (H)L1-3Liddle
1n/an/a 2003Div ThreeBOURNEMOUTH (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1997Div ThreeCOLCHESTER UNITED (H)W1-0Beech
1n/an/a 1994Div TwoSWANSEA CITY (H)W1-0Houchen
1n/an/a 1991Div FourStockport County (A)W3-1Baker, Allon 2
1n/an/a 1987Div FourLINCOLN CITY (H)W2-1Shoulder 2(2p)
1n/an/a 1980Div FourNORTHAMPTON TOWN (H)W2-1Hampton, Houchen
1n/an/a 1975Div FourRochdale (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1965Div FourDONCASTER ROVERS (H)D1-1Thompson
1n/an/a 1958Div Three (N)STOCKPORT COUNTY (H)L1-2Mitchell
1n/an/a 1952Div Three (N)Barrow (A)L1-2McGuigan
1n/an/a 1948Div Three (N)DARLINGTON (H)W3-0Hooper(p), Isaac, Richardson
1n/an/a 1947Div Three (N)DONCASTER ROVERS (H)L0-2 
3#000000#DA70D6 1939Division Three (North) CupBradford City (A)L2-5Love, Spencer(p)
1n/an/a 1937Div Three (N)CARLISLE UNITED (H)W3-0Self, Proctor(p), Robertson
1n/an/a 1930Div Three (N)PORT VALE (H)W2-0Pedwell, Thompson
1n/an/a 1924Div Three (N)DONCASTER ROVERS (H)D1-1Morris
9n/an/a 1921NE LeagueJARROW (H)W2-1Mulholland, Hardy
6n/an/a 1919Northern Victory LeagueDurham City (A)W5-0B Hibbert 2, Butler 3
9n/an/a 1913NE LeagueSunderland A (A)L0-1 
9n/an/a 1910NE LeagueWallsend Park Villa (A)W3-0Swift, Fletcher 2