2018 Alumni

 

Craig Hall
Squad Number 1
Date of Birth 21-Feb-88
Position Fullback
Signed from Toronto Wolfpack
Other former club (s) Hull FC, Widnes (loan), Hull KR, Wakefield T
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,435
Year of senior debut 2007
Career record 227 games, 132 tries, 316 goals, 3 drop goals
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Championship One Player of the Year 2017
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Ben Crooks
Squad Number 3
Date of Birth 15-Jun-93
Position Centre
Signed from Castleford Tigers
Other former club (s) Hull FC, Parramatta Eels, Doncaster (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1420 (debut 2017)
Year of senior debut 2012
Career record 105 games, 48 tries, 31 goals
Leigh Centurions playing career 23 games, 6 tries
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Member of Super League Dream Team 2012
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Peter Mata’utia
Squad Number 4
Date of Birth 02-Nov-90
Position Centre
Signed from Newcastle Knights
Other former club (s) St George Illawarra
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,436
Year of senior debut 2011
Career record 77 games, 23 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours Samoa 1 game
Miscellaneous Represented Samoa at 2017 World Cup, eldest of four brothers to play NRL
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Paterika Vaivai
Squad Number 8
Date of Birth 14-Feb-92
Position Forward
Signed from Gold Coast
Other former club (s) Melbourne Storm, NZ Warriors, Newcastle Knights, Burleigh Bears
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,439
Year of senior debut 2014
Career record 16 games, 1 try
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Won Intrust Super Cup with Burleigh Bears in 2016
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Daniel Mortimer
Squad Number 9
Date of Birth 13-Jun-89
Position Halfback/ hooker
Signed from Cronulla
Other former club (s) Parramatta, Sydney Roosters, Gold Coast
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1432 (debut 2017)
Year of senior debut 2009
Career record 136 games, 28 tries, 10 goals
Leigh Centurions playing career 7 games, 2 tries
Representative honours Australian Schoolboys
Miscellaneous Played in two NRL grand finals, runner-up in 2009 and winner in 2013
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Bodene Thompson
Squad Number 12
Date of Birth 01-Aug-88
Position Forward
Signed from New Zealand Warriors
Other former club (s) Gold Coast, Wests Tigers
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,440
Year of senior debut 2009
Career record 144 games, 34 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours New Zealand Maori 1 game, New Zealand (Four Nations squad 2014)
Miscellaneous Alumni of famous Australian rugby school, Keebra Park High
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Harrison Hansen
Squad Number 13
Date of Birth 26-Oct-85
Position Forward
Signed from Salford
Other former club (s) Wigan
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1402 (debut 2016)
Year of senior debut 2004
Career record 363 games, 64 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career 59 games, 9 tries
Representative honours England Academy, New Zealand 1 game, Samoa 8 games, 3 tries; The Exiles 1 game
Miscellaneous Coaches’ and Players’ Player of the Year 2017
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Jordan Thompson
Squad Number 15
Date of Birth 04-Sep-91
Position Forward
Signed from Hull FC
Other former club (s) Castleford, York (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,441
Year of senior debut 2009
Career record 186 games, 40 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours n/a
Miscellaneous Made his 100th appearance for Hull FC during 2017
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Larne Patrick
Squad Number 16
Date of Birth 03-Nov-88
Position Forward
Signed from Castleford
Other former club (s) Huddersfield, Wigan (loan)
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,442
Year of senior debut 2009
Career record 203 games, 37 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours England Academy, Wales 3 games
Miscellaneous Played in 2015 Grand Final after season long loan at Wigan
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Kyle Lovett
Squad Number 17
Date of Birth 23-Mar-93
Position Forward
Signed from Wests Tigers
Other former club (s) n/a
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,444
Year of senior debut 2015
Career record 50 games, 2 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours New South Wales U20s, New South Wales City
Miscellaneous Made NRL debut in round 1 of 2015 and became Wests’ Rookie of the Year
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Kurt Baptiste
Squad Number 27
Date of Birth 15 Mar 1991
Position Hooker
Signed from Canberra Raiders
Other former club (s) Brisbane Broncos
Leigh Centurions Heritage Number 1,447
Year of senior debut 2011
Career record 66 games, 6 tries
Leigh Centurions playing career n/a
Representative honours Papua New Guinea 5 games, Queensland Residents
Miscellaneous Played all four games for PNG in 2017 World Cup
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