Trevor Brewer

Trevor Brewer

Position: Wing

Date Of Birth 16/08/1930 (86)
Place Of Birth Newport
Height 170cm / 5' 7"
Weight 76kg / 11st 13lbs

Newport born "Tich" attended Newport High School and then Jesus College, Oxford. Proud moments were winning Welsh Cap when with Newport in 1950 vs England (1 of 5 Newport players in team that day W 11-5) and then Blue at Oxford in 1951 beating Cambridge 13-0. Left to join London Welsh and eventually became captain. Had to wait until 1955 to win next cap vs England (W 3-0). Retained place vs Scotland but lost 8-14 even though he scored both Wales tries. 3 Wales caps 1950-1955. Played for Army and Combined Services during National Service, Crawshays (scored try vs Cambridge 1951) – also Hon Sec.Played for Welsh Academicals while at Oxford. 7 Welsh Secondary Schools caps 1946/8, Played centre for Hampshire 1953/4 & 19545. Played once for Monmouthshire v Glamorganshire ("unofficial Welsh trial") before first cap. Held Monmouthsire Sec Schools 100 yds record of 10.1 seconds (1947 at Abercarn). Father was director of Newport County for many years. Nickname :Tich.

Newport RFC record : 1948/9-1949/50 : 11 apps / 4t. 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1948/1949 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3  
  1949/1950 9 6 1 2 3 0 0 0 9  
  Total 11 8 1 2 4 0 0 0 12  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/09/1948 Bristol Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  16/04/1949 Bath Rugby CE 1 0 0 0 3 W 34 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/09/1949 Wasps FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  24/09/1949 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  24/12/1949 Newbridge WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  26/12/1949 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  25/03/1950 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  08/04/1950 Devonport Services WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  10/04/1950 London Welsh WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 18 - 0  
  11/04/1950 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  15/04/1950 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 3 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6  
Clubs: - London Welsh - Newport -
Education: - Oxford University - Newport High School -
Region: - Hampshire - Monmouthshire -
Invitational: - Crawshays - Welsh Academicals -
Honours: - Wales - Wales Schools -
Services: - Combined Services - British Army -

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