Wigan Warriors names 17 new players for 2020 Academy.
Wigan St. Judes represented three times, while Orrell St. James have two players.
- Mick Cassidy: “It has been an enjoyable scouting process and we are looking forward to seeing what the players can do when they arrive at Wigan next year.”
Wigan Warriors have announced 17 new Scholarship players for the latest Academy intake for the 2020 season.
Of the 17, three players have come from Wigan St. Judes, while two are from Orrell St. James.
Further afield, there are three players from Saddleworth Rangers and Kells, while two will join from Bank Quay Bulls.
Rochdale Mayfield, Leigh East, Rylands Sharks and Featherstone Lions are also represented with one player from each club.
Head of Youth, Mick Cassidy, said: “We’re delighted to announce our new crop of young players that will join the Club’s Academy in 2020.
“It has been an enjoyable scouting process and we are looking forward to seeing what the players can do when they arrive at Wigan next year.
“It’s always an exciting time of the year to see young rugby league talents get the credit and reward they deserve and it’s a proud moment for all the families involved.”
Here are the 17 new scholarship players:
- Danny Frost (Wigan St. Judes ARLFC)
- Luke Sinfield (Saddleworth Rangers ARLFC)
- Ashton Sice (Kells ARLFC)
- Reece Kearsley (Orrell St. James ARLFC)
- Maddox Jeffery (Featherstone Lions ARLFC)
- Sam Fulton (Kells ARLFC)
- Clayton McPherson (Wigan St. Judes ARLFC)
- Ryan Brown (Rylands Sharks ARLFC)
- Kristers Graudins (Bank Quay Bulls ARLFC)
- Sam Murtagh (Kells ARLFC)
- Flynn Toher Horne (Leigh East ARLFC)
- Tom Ratchford (Wigan St. Judes ARLFC)
- Billy Myers (Bank Quay Bulls ARLFC)
- Lewis Hough (Saddleworth Rangers ARLFC)
- George Hough (Saddleworth Rangers ARLFC)
- Bailey Williams (Orrell St. James ARLFC)
- Joshua Clarke (Rochdale Mayfield ARLFC)