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 Most cards : Gethin Robinson 4 YC’s – 1 rescinded.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 14 12 0 2 337 211 55
Carmarthen Quins 13 9 1 3 319 229 45
Aberavon 13 9 0 4 293 223 43
Merthyr 15 8 0 7 316 311 41
Pontypridd 15 8 0 7 328 315 38
RGC 1404 14 7 0 7 352 322 36
Llandovery 12 6 2 4 271 225 35
Swansea 12 5 0 7 189 214 25
Newport 12 4 0 8 240 263 25
Llanelli 13 5 0 8 251 343 23
Ebbw Vale 14 3 1 10 254 308 21
Bridgend Ravens 15 3 0 12 228 414 17