21 December 1987 |
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
|Height||180 cm (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||78 kg (12 st 4 lb)|
|Position||Hooker, Halfback, Five-eighth|
|2011–13||New Zealand Warriors||18||4||0||0||16|
|As of 27 October 2014|
|Source: RLP Profile|
Pita Godinet (born 21 December 1987 in Christchurch, New Zealand) is a rugby league player who has represented Samoa. He currently signed with the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats. His position of choice is Halfback.
In 2010 Godinet signed with the Te Atatu Roosters in the Auckland Rugby League competition. In 2010 he represented Auckland in the Albert Baskerville Trophy and played for the Auckland Vulcans in the NSW Cup. He was selected at halfback in the NSW Cup team of the year.
In October 2010 Godinet was signed by the New Zealand Warriors to take part in their 2010-2011 pre-season training. This was updated to a full-time contract in February 2011. He was also part of the Manurewa Marlins in 2011. He has re-signed with the Warriors until the end of 2013.
(For 2014 Super League season highlights, stats and results click on 2014 Super League season results)
In 2013, Godinet was selected to play for the Samoans in their 2013 Rugby League World Cup campaign. He appeared in all four of the Samoans' games in the Tournament. He scored one try against the French in the group stage.
- Pita Godinet NSWRL
- Godinet and Houma secure NRL contracts warriors.co.nz, 26 February 2011
- Pita Godinet prosportplayaz.co.nz
- Auckland gulps up Shore league The Aucklander, 26 August 2010
- Pita Godinet named in NSW Cup Team of the Year leagueunlimited.com, 9 September 2010
- NZRL Upgrades Challenge Trophy For First Ever Kiwis-Samoa Test Voxy.co.nz, 15 October 2010
- "NRL: Warriors sign two local youngsters". The New Zealand Herald. NZPA. 27 February 2011. Retrieved 3 November 2011.
- Mackey, Turei (29 April 2011). "Local league wrap-up". Western Leader. Retrieved 3 November 2011.
- an one of eight Warriors to extend contracts rleague.com, 29 May 2011
- Deane, Steve (23 July 2011). "NRL: Moon rising in team's centre stakes". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 3 November 2011.
- "NRL: Dream debut for Godinet". The New Zealand Herald. NZPA. 25 July 2011. Retrieved 3 November 2011.
- Kiwis thump Samoa SkySport.co.nz, 16 October 2010