27. Jake Shorrocks


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Position: Half-back/Hooker
Date of birth: 26/10/1995
Heritage number: 1070
Height: 5ft 10
Weight: 86.7kg
Previous club: Wigan Academy (Wigan St. Patricks ARLFC)
Representative honours:
Wigan Debut: vs Widnes Vikings (A), scrum-half, won 7-0 at Select Security Stadium, 16/06/2016


Super League: 2016


A product of the Wigan Academy, Shorrocks has had loan spells at Workington Town (2015), Swinton Lions (2016) and Salford Red Devils (2018) before kick-starting his Warriors career again in 2019, making 11 appearances.

  • Captained Wigan’s Under-19s side in his final year in 2015.
  • Made his Wigan first team debut against Widnes Vikings in June 2016 and maintained his place for most of the season, playing 12 games in total and showed adaptability to play at hooker too with his ideal position being in the halves.
  • Signed a new long-term contract with Wigan ahead of the 2017 season.
  • Featured once in the first team in 2017 as a knee injury cut short his year.
  • Did not feature for Wigan in 2018, but went on loan to Salford where he made 11 appearances.
  • In 2019, Shorrocks gained game time under Adrian Lam, playing 11 times and scoring two tries. He also played a few games on dual-registration at Championship side Swinton Lions.

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