Newport RFC : 2014/5 Season Summary

Season 2014/5

P27 W8 D0 19 : F510-A593

(Tries 53 / Con 37 / Pen 50 / Dg 3)

Premier League Record : P22 W5 D0 L17 : F372–A668 

(Tries 35 / Con 25 / Pen 47 / Dg 2)

Swalec Cup : P3 W2 L1 : F73-A49 (Tries 10-4)

Premier League : 12th place (out of 12).

Capt : Ollie Griffiths (14 apps of possible 27).


1). Most appearances :  Geraint O’Driscoll and Adam Brown 26 (out of 27 possible).

2). Most starts :, Geraint O’Driscoll and Adam Brown 26

3). Most mins played :  Geraint O’Driscoll – 26 x 80 mins = 2080 +

4). Most cards :. Sam Cross, James Greenfield, Alex Jeffries, Dai Pattison and Andrew Quick – all 2 YC’s.

5). Most points :  Geraint O’Driscoll 233 with 185 in Premier League

6). Most tries :. 5 Owen Davies and Jonathan Morris

7). Most used replacement :  Andrew Quick 12 and Dale Rogers 9

8). Most MOM awards : Adam Frampton 6, Geraint O’Driscoll 3 and Owen Davies 2

9). Players used :  58 (+ 3 dnp as reps). 31 players made their debuts

10). Dai Pattison reached 333 apps and Sam Waldron 210 apps and retired. Other retirees  Owen Broad (84 apps) and Andrew Quick (123 apps). Andrew Brown is now on 277 apps.

11). Club caps (100 apps) : None.

12). Club ties (20 career apps) : O Davies, S Feehan, J Greenfield and M O’Brien.

13). Wales U20 players : Owen Davies, Ollie Griffiths (who also captained the team on 1 occasion) Alex Jeffries, Barney Nightingale.

Award Winners :

Community player of year : M O’Brien

Mascots’ player of year : A Frampton

Players’ player : R Jenkins

Coaches’ player of year : J Morris

Clubman of Year : Dennis Bennett (Hon Sec).

Tommy Vile Award : A Frampton

Retirement Awards :  D Pattison, S Waldron, A Quick and O Broad

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