Ron Herrera

Ron Herrera

Position: Forward

Place Of Birth Newport

Played for Cross Keys and won 8 Welsh caps. Joined Newport 1926/7 and won further Welsh cap. Played for Newport 1926/7 - 1930/1. Played vs 1926 Maoris (backrow) and 1927 NSW (prop). Also played some games at centre.First Welshman to score a try at Murrayfield (Feb 6 1926).

Died at home in Newport March 16th 1973. Uncle of John.

Newport RFC record : 1926/7-1930/1 : 164 apps / 21t /11c / 6p.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1926/1927 35 19 3 13 5 7 1 0 32  
  1927/1928 38 28 3 7 8 0 3 0 33  
  1928/1929 29 16 2 11 5 0 0 0 15  
  1929/1930 30 18 3 9 0 2 0 0 4  
  1930/1931 32 15 3 14 3 2 2 0 19  
  Total 164 96 14 54 21 11 6 0 103  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1926 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  18/09/1926 Penarth HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 3  
  25/09/1926 Cross Keys SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  09/10/1926 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  16/10/1926 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 19  
  21/10/1926 New Zealand Maori FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  23/10/1926 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  30/10/1926 Bath Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  06/11/1926 Moseley PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  11/11/1926 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 7  
  13/11/1926 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 14  
  20/11/1926 Gloucester Rugby PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 6  
  27/11/1926 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  11/12/1926 Old Blues SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  18/12/1926 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  27/12/1926 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  28/12/1926 Neath SR 0 2 0 0 4 W 22 - 9  
  01/01/1927 Plymouth Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 9  
  03/01/1927 Devonport Services FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  08/01/1927 Penarth PR 0 3 0 0 6 W 24 - 11  
  29/01/1927 Bristol Bears FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  12/02/1927 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  19/02/1927 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  01/03/1927 Racing Club de France SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 17  
  05/03/1927 Plymouth Albion PR 0 1 1 0 5 W 11 - 3  
  19/03/1927 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  21/03/1927 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  28/03/1927 Pill Harriers HK 2 0 0 0 6 W 33 - 4  
  02/04/1927 Old Merchant Taylors HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  09/04/1927 Cardiff PR 1 1 0 0 5 L 15 - 17  
  16/04/1927 Blackheath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  19/04/1927 Barbarians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  23/04/1927 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 15  
  27/04/1927 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  30/04/1927 Crawshays PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 13 - 14  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  17/09/1927 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  22/09/1927 Australia PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 20  
  24/09/1927 Abertillery SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 3  
  01/10/1927 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  08/10/1927 Blackheath SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  10/10/1927 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  15/10/1927 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  22/10/1927 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  29/10/1927 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  05/11/1927 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  12/11/1927 Moseley PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 0  
  19/11/1927 Gloucester Rugby SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 3  
  26/11/1927 Crumlin HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  30/11/1927 Oxford University N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  03/12/1927 Cross Keys HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 13  
  10/12/1927 Bristol Bears HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  26/12/1927 Watsonians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  27/12/1927 Racing Club de France HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  31/12/1927 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  02/01/1928 Devonport Services HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  07/01/1928 Richmond HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  14/01/1928 Penarth PR 1 0 0 0 3 L 9 - 13  
  21/01/1928 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 0  
  04/02/1928 Guy's Hospital SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  11/02/1928 Leicester Tigers HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  18/02/1928 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  25/02/1928 Gloucester Rugby HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 0  
  03/03/1928 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 12  
  17/03/1928 Scarlets HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  24/03/1928 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  31/03/1928 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  02/04/1928 Risca SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 4  
  07/04/1928 London Welsh HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 9  
  09/04/1928 Pontypool HK 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  10/04/1928 Barbarians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  14/04/1928 Abertillery HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  21/04/1928 Neath HK 0 0 3 0 9 W 12 - 6  
  28/04/1928 Plymouth Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/1928 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  22/09/1928 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/09/1928 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  29/09/1928 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  06/10/1928 Cardiff PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  13/10/1928 Blackheath SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  20/10/1928 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  27/10/1928 London Welsh PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  10/11/1928 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  17/11/1928 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 19 - 19  
  24/11/1928 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  08/12/1928 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 18  
  15/12/1928 Moseley HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 35 - 5  
  22/12/1928 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  26/12/1928 Watsonians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  19/01/1929 Plymouth Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  09/02/1929 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  23/02/1929 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 15  
  02/03/1929 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  09/03/1929 Edgeware FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  16/03/1929 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 11  
  21/03/1929 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  23/03/1929 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  30/03/1929 Guy's Hospital FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 48 - 0  
  01/04/1929 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  02/04/1929 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 4  
  06/04/1929 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 6  
  13/04/1929 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  20/04/1929 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 7  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  21/09/1929 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  28/09/1929 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  30/09/1929 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 9  
  05/10/1929 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  12/10/1929 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  24/10/1929 Oxford University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  26/10/1929 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 23  
  02/11/1929 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  09/11/1929 Moseley FL 0 2 0 0 4 W 22 - 0  
  16/11/1929 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  23/11/1929 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  30/11/1929 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  07/12/1929 Bristol Bears FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  12/12/1929 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 9  
  14/12/1929 Old Blues PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 4  
  21/12/1929 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  26/12/1929 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 8  
  27/12/1929 Racing Club de France PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  01/02/1930 Plymouth Albion HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  03/02/1930 Camborne FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  04/02/1930 Torquay Athletic SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 4  
  08/02/1930 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 5  
  15/02/1930 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  01/03/1930 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  04/03/1930 Racing Club de France PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 6  
  08/03/1930 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  22/03/1930 Old Merchant Taylors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  29/03/1930 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  05/04/1930 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  19/04/1930 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  06/09/1930 Monmouthshire League PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  13/09/1930 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  20/09/1930 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  22/09/1930 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  27/09/1930 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  29/09/1930 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  04/10/1930 Cardiff PR 0 1 0 0 2 D 11 - 11  
  11/10/1930 Blackheath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  18/10/1930 Leicester Tigers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 4  
  23/10/1930 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  25/10/1930 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  01/11/1930 Neath CE 1 1 1 0 8 W 17 - 0  
  08/11/1930 Cardiff CE 0 0 1 0 3 L 6 - 9  
  22/11/1930 London Welsh CE 1 0 0 0 3 L 8 - 12  
  24/11/1930 Cambridge University CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  29/11/1930 Harlequins CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  06/12/1930 Bristol Bears CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  13/12/1930 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  10/01/1931 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 10  
  17/01/1931 Plymouth Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 7  
  19/01/1931 Torquay Athletic CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  21/02/1931 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/02/1931 Plymouth Albion CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  07/03/1931 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 14  
  14/03/1931 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 3  
  21/03/1931 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  26/03/1931 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  28/03/1931 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 13  
  06/04/1931 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  07/04/1931 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 18  
  11/04/1931 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 13  
  25/04/1931 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 8 3 1 4 2 0 0 0 6  
Clubs: - Cross Keys - Newport -
Education: - Wattsville School, Newport -
Honours: - Wales -

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