Newport RFC : 2013/4 Season Summary

 

Season 2013/4

P25 W9 D1 L15 : F510-A593 (Tries 75)

Premier League Record : P22 W8 D1 L13 F483–A520

(Tries 51-66 / Con 36-38 / Pen 52-38)

Swalec Cup : P2 W1 (walkover) L1 F10-A34 (Tries 1-4)

Premier League : 8th place

Capt : Lee Beach

1). Most appearances : Geraint O’Driscoll 24 and Adam Brown, Adam Frampton, James Leadbeater, David Pattison 23, Andrew Quick 21, Dan Robinson, Sam Waldron 20

NB : 12 players made their official debuts for Newport RFC including captain Lee Beach..

2). Most starts : G O’Driscoll 24 and Adam Brown, Dai Pattison 21,

3). Most mins played : G O’Driscoll 1920, Adam Brown 1662 and Adam Frampton 1584.

4). Most cards : Gethin Robinson 4 YC’s – 1 rescinded.

5). Most points :

G O Driscoll 235 – 230 in PPL – top scorer and only person in Premier to pass 200pts Geraint is now in all time Newport RFC Top 30 after just 2 seasons and 53 apps with 337pts.

Ashton Hewitt 35, Ethan Davies 27.

6). Most tries : Ashton Hewitt 7, Elliot Frewen 5 (12 apps), Owen Broad 5 (13 apps), Tyler Morgan 5 (9 apps).

7). Most used replacement : James Greenfield 14 with 1 start for total of 15 apps.

8). Players used : 46 in season.

9). Dai Pattison passed 300 apps – now on 314 and is m13th in all time Newport RFC list. A further 16 apps will see Dai into Top 10. Sam Waldron passed 200 apps – now on 206. Andrew Brown now on 265 apps – 29th in all time list.

10). Club caps (100 apps) : Dafydd Rosser, Andrew Quick and James Leadbeater.

11). Club ties (20 career apps) : Adam Brown, Dom Franchi, Ollie Griffiths, Ashton Hewitt, Alex Jeffries, Dan Robinson and Dale Rogers.

12). Tyler Morgan short listed for PPL “best newcomer”.

Award Winners :

Community player of year : Owen Broad

Mascots’ player of year :  Adam Frampton

Players’ player : Brendan Lampitt

Coaches’ player of year : Geraint O’Driscoll

Clubman of Year : Dr David John who is retiring and was made a Honoray Life Member of Club.

Tommy Vile Award : Geraint O’Driscoll

Special Award :  Gethin Robinson who is leaving the club after 12 yrs with club

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 4 4 0 0 108 63 18
Aberavon 4 4 0 0 96 74 16
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 4 3 0 1 112 88 14
Swansea 4 2 0 2 88 74 11
Llandovery 3 2 0 1 90 70 10
Pontypridd 4 2 0 2 86 95 10
Merthyr 4 1 0 3 93 90 8
Ebbw Vale 4 1 0 3 109 127 7
Newport 3 1 0 2 69 70 7
Carmarthen Quins 3 1 0 2 65 72 5
Bridgend Ravens 3 1 0 2 56 79 5
Llanelli 4 0 0 4 67 137 1