Lewis Stevenson (rugby union)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Lewis Stevenson
Full name Lewis Henry Clarke Stevenson
Date of birth (1984-06-01) June 1, 1984 (age 31)
Place of birth Larne, Northern Ireland
Height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight 257 lb (117 kg; 18.4 st)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008–09
2009–11
2011–
Exeter Chiefs
Harlequins
Ulster

28
78

(0)
(0)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2013
2013
Emerging Ireland
Wolfhounds
1
1
(0)
(0)

Lewis Stevenson (born 1 June 1984)[1] is an Irish rugby union footballer. He previously played for the Exeter Chiefs and Harlequins.[2] He currently plays for Ulster in the RaboDirect Pro12 as a lock.

Life & Career[edit]

Stevenson grew up outside a small village called Ballynure, approximately 12 miles from Belfast. He attended Ballynure Primary school until attending Ballyclare High (Grammar) School. From year 8, Stevenson then started playing rugby. Stevenson then joined the Medallion XV rugby team, despite being a year too young to normally play. That year his team reached the quarter final where they narrowly lost to RBAI in the quarter finals. The next year he played again for the Medallion XV where he and fellow team members won the Medallion Plate that year against Larne Grammar.

Notes[edit]