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  1. Junior Pauga

    Junior Pauga

    Junior ended his rookie NYC season with seven tries in 14 games. Off the field he worked for the club’s community department and is studying to be a personal trainer. 2015 - Warriors U20 NYC 2016 - Warriors Reserve Grade
  2. Blake Ayshford

    Blake Ayshford

    Ayshford played for the Tigers' NYC side where, in 2008, he was named the Player's Player of the Year. He made his first grade debut in Round 11 of the 2009 NRL season, playing against the Brisbane Broncos on 22 May. At the end of the 2009 season, Ayshford was named the Wests Tigers' Rookie of...
  3. Marata Niukore

    Marata Niukore

    Marata impressed playing for Aorere College in Auckland’s inaugural College Rugby League First XIII competition last year. He trialled with the Sydney Roosters’ SG Ball side but returned home to join the Howick Hornets in Auckland’s Fox Memorial premiership. He was called in for his Vodafone...
  4. mt.wellington

    Player Bodene Thompson

    Another story that deserves to be posted and not lost in another thread that will get locked sooner or later... The fat kid who fell in love with league By Michael Burgess 5:00 AM Sunday Feb 22, 2015 Bodene Thompson has proven durable. New Warriors recruit Bodene Thompson wasn't exactly...
  5. mt.wellington

    Player Jonathan Wright

    Wasnt sure where to stick this article but it deserves to posted. Thread can double as a Residual Value type one too... New Warriors signing Jonathan Wright relieved to escape Cronulla Sharks 'circus' DAVID LONG ADDED BITE: New Warriors recruit Jonathan Wright played 17 games for the Cronulla...
  6. Ken Maumalo

    Ken Maumalo

    A graduate from Southern Cross Campus, Maumalo burst onto the scene in 2012 with the Counties Manukau Stingrays. He had been a standout with the Papatoetoe Panthers and was elevated into the national competition with the Stingrays in late 2012. A spot in the NZ Residents 18s squad capped off a...
  7. Bodene Thompson

    Bodene Thompson

    A Tauranga City Sharks junior, Thompson played rugby league with Keebra Park High when his family moved to Australia. In 2008 he played for the Gold Coast Titans Toyota Cup side. Thompson made his National Rugby League debut for the Gold Coast Titans in Round 9, 2009, making 3 appearances from...
  8. Jonathan Wright

    Jonathan Wright

    Born in Gilgandra, New South Wales, Wright played his junior football for the Northern Lake Warriors before being signed by the Newcastle Knights. He played for the Knights' Jersey Flegg team, playing in their 2006 Grand Final before being signed by the Parramatta Eels. He played for the Eels'...
  9. Krisnan Inu

    Krisnan Inu

    A Parramatta Eels junior, Inu made his first grade debut in the 2007 NRL season against the Canberra Raiders. After just one first grade match he was named to play for New Zealand in the ANZAC Day Test against Australia at Suncorp Stadium inBrisbane. The Kangaroos ran out easy 30-6 winners over...
  10. Shaun Berrigan

    Shaun Berrigan

    Brisbane centre/five-eighth partnered Allan Langer in the Broncos line-up until moving to half in 2003. After a season of moderate success, coach Wayne Bennett moved the tough, nuggetty backline player to the centres after Darren Lockyer shifted to five-eighth in 2004. Berrigan made his Test...
  11. Siuatonga Likiliki

    Siuatonga Likiliki

    Likiliki played for the Marist Saints and Auckland Lions before being signed by the Warriors. From 2008 to 2010, Likiliki played for the New Zealand Warriors' NYC team, scoring 29 tries in 50 games. In Round 23 of the 2009 NRL season Likiliki made his NRL debut for the Warriors against the...
  12. Lewis Brown

    Lewis Brown

    Brown started his rugby league career playing for the Riccarton Knights in Christchurch. He played junior representative football for Canterbury and was a New Zealand under-16 representative. He debuted for the Canterbury Bulls in the 2005 Bartercard Cup. Brown moved to Sydney, playing for...
  13. Joel Moon

    Joel Moon

    Moon was part of the Broncos development system for a number of years before making his debut for Brisbane during the Origin period. That team would be nicknamed the 'Baby Broncos'. Before then he had played for the Australian Schoolboys and Queensland U19 State of Origin teams. Moon decided to...
  14. Ryan Shortland

    Ryan Shortland

    Shortland was born in Masterton but grew up in Australia. Shortland signed with the Melbourne Storm and was sent by the Storm to play in the Queensland Cup with the Norths Devils. He played one first grade game for the club in Round Two of 2007. A knee ligament injury playing for Brisbane...
  15. Brent Tate

    Brent Tate

    Tate, the brother-in-law of former Warriors captain and Australian Test forward Steve Price, was graded by the Broncos from Redcliffe in 2001. The straight-running centre had an amazing 2002 season – making his State of Origin debut for Queensland in the drawn series before being chosen as an...
  16. Misi Taulapapa

    Misi Taulapapa

    Taulapapa originally played Rugby Union during his junior years and only switched to league in 2004. Playing Bartercard Cup for Marist Richmond Brothers he would be signed to the Warriors squad. Two years later he would get to debut against the Rabbitohs. Warriors would however rip up his...
  17. Patrick Ah Van

    Patrick Ah Van

    Ah Van made his debut for the New Zealand Warriors in 2006 against the Manly Sea Eagles. He went onto play in fifty four games for the club. In 2007 he also played for the Auckland Lions in the NSWRL Premier League and he played for the Auckland Vulcans in the 2009 and 2010 NSW Cup competitions...
  18. Todd Byrne

    Todd Byrne

    Todd Byrne started his professional career with the Roosters. It was while playing for the Roosters that he would be best remembered for his failed cover tackle on Scott Sattler during the 2003 Grand Final loss to the Panthers. Todd played for the Roosters during their 2003 World Club Challenge...
  19. Tony Martin

    Tony Martin

    Former London Broncos centre overcame a shocking facial injury suffered in a cycling accident to be a try-scorer in Melbourne’s stunning 20-18 win over St George Illawarra Dragons in the 1999 grand final. Martin left the Storm at the end of 2000 to return to English club football before joining...
  20. Vince Mellars

    Vince Mellars

    Mellars played his junior rugby league for Wainuiomata and Petone. After being signed by the New Zealand Warriors he moved to Auckland, playing for Otahuhu in the 2002 Bartercard Cup. He also represented Wainuiomata and Wellington in the Bartercard Cup. Mellars made his impressive NRL debut...