Jake Mamo

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Jake Mamo
Personal information
Born (1994-06-06) 6 June 1994 (age 20)
Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
Height 177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 85 kg (13 st 5 lb)
Playing information
Position Fullback, Wing, Centre
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2014– Newcastle Knights 7 2 0 0 8
Source: RLP

Jake Mamo (born 6 June 1994) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the Newcastle Knights of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays fullback, wing and centre.

Background[edit]

Born in Gosford, New South Wales, Mamo played his junior football for Ourimbah St Edwards and the Entrance Tigers before being signed by the Newcastle Knights. As a youngster, Mamo played for the New South Wales Country Under 16s team.

Playing career[edit]

In 2013 and 2014, Mamo played for the Newcastle Knights' NYC team.

At the end of 2012, Mamo won the Brian Carlson Club-Andrew Johns Medal as the Knights' best under-17 player.[1]

At the end of 2013, Mamo won the Knights' NYC Players' Player of the Year award and re-signed with the Knights on a 2-year contract.[1][2]

In Round 7 of the 2014 NRL season, Mamo made his NRL debut for the Knights against the Brisbane Broncos.[3]

In 2014, Mamo played for the New South Wales Under 20s team and scored three tries, the first hat-trick ever to be scored in an Under 20s State of Origin match, as well as winning the Darren Lockyer medal for Man of the Match.[4]

On 2 September 2014, Mamo was named at fullback in the 2014 NYC Team of the Year.[5]

On 22 September 2014, Mamo was named in the Junior Kangaroos train-on squad.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Mamo is of Maltese descent.[7]

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