Newcastle Knights Player Profiles

Pearsall
Freeman
Vailea

Will Pearsall
(Knights Player No 272)

Date of Birth: 12/03/1995
Place of Birth:
Position: Five-eighth
Height: 189 cm
Weight: 80 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
: 10/04/2016 R6 Newcastle Knights v Wests Tigers Hunter Stadium
Club Debut:
10/04/2016 R6 Newcastle Knights v Wests Tigers Hunter Stadium
Junior Clubs: The Entrance
Previous Clubs
: Manly Sea Eagles NYC
Left Club:
released end 2017
Rep Honours
: 2016 Newcastle Knights Auckland Nines


Krys Freeman


Date of Birth: 05/12/1991
Place of Birth: Sydney
Position: Hooker
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 91 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
:
Club Debut:

Junior Clubs: Hills District, Norths Devils
Previous Clubs
:
Left Club:
end 2016
Rep Honours
: NSWCCC U15

Tekina Vailea


Date of Birth: 01/06/1993
Place of Birth: Tonga
Position: Second Row
Height: 193 cm
Weight: 107 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
:
Club Debut:

Junior Clubs:
Previous Clubs
: Penrith Panthers U20's, Wyong Roos, Illawarra Steelers
Left Club:

Rep Honours
:
       
       
Taunoa-Brown
Meaney
Hosking
 

Jamayne Taunoa-Brown


Date of Birth: :17/11/1996
Place of Birth: Melbourne
Position: Prop, Lock
Height: 194 cm
Weight: 107 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
:
Club Debut:

Junior Clubs: Altona Roosters
Previous Clubs
: Melbourne Storm
Left Club:

Rep Honours
:

Nick Meaney
(Knights Player No 298)

Date of Birth: 10/09/1997
Place of Birth: Lismore
Position: Fullback
Height: 185 cm
Weight: 82 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
: 13/07/2018 R18 Newcastle Knights v Parramatta Eels McDonald Jones Stadium
Club Debut:
13/07/2018 R18 Newcastle Knights v Parramatta Eels McDonald Jones Stadium
Junior Clubs: Ballina Seagulls
Previous Clubs
:
Left Club:
end 2018
Rep Honours
: 2017 Newcastle Knights Auckland Nines, 2017 NSW State of Origin U 20, Game 1
Awards: 2016 Knights NYC Player of the Year Award
, 2016 Knights NYC Players’ Player Award

Zac Hosking


Date of Birth: 26/02/1997
Place of Birth: Manly
Position: Lock, Second Row
Height: 187 cm
Weight: 86 kg
Joined Club: 2016
First Grade Debut
:
Club Debut:

Junior Clubs: Central Charlestown
Previous Clubs
:
Left Club:

Rep Honours
: U18s NSW Country, U18s Rebels