Ian Herron

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Ian Herron
Personal information
Full nameIan Herron
Born (1971-10-01) 1 October 1971 (age 47)
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Playing information
PositionWing
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1990–95 St George Dragons 47 11 111 0 266
1996 Sydney Tigers 12 3 35 0 82
1997–98 Parramatta Eels 15 4 32 0 80
1999 Gateshead Thunder 25 4 105 0 226
2000 Hull F.C. 9 1 17 0 38
Total 108 23 300 0 692
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2000 Ireland 1 0 0 0 0
Source: [1][2]

Ian Herron (born 1 October 1971 in Belfast)[3] is a Northern Irish former professional rugby league footballer.

While attending James Cook High School in Kogarah, New South Wales, Herron played for the Australian Schoolboys team in 1988.[4]

Ian Herron played for the St. George Dragons, Balmain Tigers, and Parramatta Eels in Australia and Gateshead Thunder, and Hull F.C. in the European Super League.[5] His position of choice was on the wing, and he also played at full-back. Herron played in two grand final teams for the St. George Dragons in 1992, and 1993, and was a prolific goal kicker.[6]

Herron was an Ireland international and played at the 2000 Rugby League World Cup.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ RLP
  2. ^ SL Stats
  3. ^ "Herron believes victory is vital". BBC. 2000-11-01. Retrieved 2008-04-22.
  4. ^ "SportingPulse Homepage for Australian Secondary Schools Rugby League". SportingPulse. Retrieved 2008-10-10.
  5. ^ "Ian Herron". Rugby League Project. 2008-04-22. Retrieved 2008-04-22.
  6. ^ Alan Whiticker/Glen Hudson: Encyclopedia of Rugby League Players. 1995 (ISBN 1875169571)
  7. ^ "The Teams: Ireland". BBC. 2000-01-01. Retrieved 2008-04-21.

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