NEWTONGRANGE STAR
1920/21

Back row: Reid, Brown, Whitehead, Barton, McLeod, Keith, Gilchrist, Black, Neilson (Trainer)
Front row: Duncan, Ross, Pryde, Fraser

MIDLOTHIAN JUNIOR LEAGUE
PLD
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
Newtongrange Star
26
18
6
2
42
Tranent Juniors
26
13
9
4
35
Broxburn Athletic
26
15
5
6
35
Musselburgh Bruntonians
26
15
4
7
34
Loanhead Mayflower
26
13
6
7
32
Dalkeith Thistle
26
12
6
8
30
Edinburgh Emmet
26
12
2
12
26
Wemyss Athletic
26
11
3
12
25
Bonnyrigg Rose
26
8
7
11
23
Leith Amateurs
26
9
3
14
21
Arniston Rangers
26
8
4
14
20
Penicuik Juniors
26
8
3
15
19
Portobello Thistle
26
4
6
16
14
Edinburgh Renton
26
2
4
20
8
 
OPPONENTS
VENUE
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
CROWD
Arniston Rangers
H
A
Bonnyrigg Rose
H
2-0
?
A
Broxburn Athletic
H
A
Dalkeith Thistle
H
A
Edinburgh Emmet
H
A
Edinburgh Renton
H
5-2
?
A
   

Wood, Barton, Dinwoodie, Black, Morris, Flynn, McCondachie, Letham, Ross, Flynn, Another.

Leith Amateurs
H
A
8-4
?   

Another', Barton, Miller, Black, Morris, Flynn, McCondachie, Whitehead, Ross, Letham, Pryde.

Loanhead Mayflower
H
3-0
?
A
Musselburgh Bruntonians
H
A
3-1
Ross, Morris, Clyde
2000
Penicuik Juniors
H
A
2-1
?
Portobello Thistle
H
A
4-2
Ross 4
1800
Tranent Juniors
H
A
Wemyss Athletic
H
A

SCOTTISH JUNIOR CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
1
A
Penicuik Juniors
6-0
Ross 3, Miller 2, Letham   

Knox, Barton, Dinwoodie, Black, Morris, Flynn, Burnett, Miller, Ross, Letham, Pryde.

2
H
West Craigs United
3-1
?
3
H
Dundee South Anchor
x-x
   

Star were awarded the tie after Dundee South Anchor failed to raise a team.

4
A
Loanhead Mayflower
3-0
Ross 2, Whitehead
5
A
Perth Violet
4-1
?   

Kerr, Barton, Miller, Black, Fairfoul, Letham, McCondachie, Whitehead, Ross, Flynn, Pryde.

6
A
Parkhead
0-2

EAST OF SCOTLAND CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
1
H
Tynecastle Juniors
5-0
Inglis, Morris, Wright 2, Letham
2
H
Pumpherston Rangers
3-0
?
3
A
Broxburn Athletic
2-3
?

MUSSELBURGH CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
1
H
Edinburgh Renton
3-2
?
2
A
Bonnyrigg Rose
4-3
Pryde, Fairfoul, Black, Whitehead
3
H
Dalkeith Thistle
0-2

DALMENY CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
CROWD
1
A
Tranent Juniors
1-1
?
3000
H
Tranent Juniors
<won>
2
A
Arniston Rangers
2-1
Ross 2   

With 5 minutes remaining, Star were awarded a penalty kick. This decision was disputed and an Arniston player blocked the goalmouth so the kick could not be taken. Eventually he stood aside, but when the penalty was scored, there was pitch invasion and the game abandoned.

SF
A
Musselburgh Bruntonians
2-1
Ross 2
2000
F
N
Broxburn Athletic
0-4
3000

MARSHALL CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
CROWD
1
A
Dalkeith Thistle
2-1
Ross, Flynn
2000
2
A
Tranent Juniors
1-1
?
H
Tranent Juniors
4-0
?
SF
A
Arniston Rangers
2-1
?
F
N
Musselburgh Bruntonians
0-2

SIMPSON SHIELD
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
CROWD
1
A
Musselburgh Bruntonians
2-0
Ross 2
2000
2
H
Tranent Juniors
3-0
Letham, Pryde, McCondachie
2000
3
H
Penicuik Comrades
5-0
W. Barton, Whitehead 2, Ross 2
QF
H
Leith Amateurs
6-0
Ross 5, Pryde
SF
A
Dalkeith Thistle
0-2
3000

VETERANS MATCH

On Thursday May 19th 1921, a football match between Newtongrange Star Veterans and Arniston Rangers Veterans was arranged at Victoria Park to raised funds for a local soup kitchen. The team from Arniston won the match 3-2 in front of a sizeable crowd and a sum of £7 14s was raised.
Teams:
Newtongrange Star Veterans: T. Moffat, T. Naysmith, Th. Moffat, T. Buchan, R. Lockhart, W. Donovan, D. Waddell, A. Sneddon, J. Morton, R. Orr, J. Reid.
Arniston Rangers Veterans: R. Lennie, D. Moffat, J. Mitchell, J. Smith, W. Weir, T. Chatham, S. Selkirk, R. Irvine, W. Gibson, J. Murray, W. Aitken.
George Whitehead acted as referee.