Jack Dawson (rugby league)

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Jack Dawson
Personal information
Full nameJack Dawson
Playing information
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1923–24 Eastern Suburbs 23 9 0 0 27
1926 Balmain 5 0 0 0 0
Total 28 9 0 0 27
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1924 New South Wales 5 0 0 0 0
As of 14 February 2019
Source: [1]

Jack Dawson was an Australian first-grade rugby league and rugby union footballer.

Playing career[edit]

After converting from rugby union to rugby league Jack Dawson played in the New South Wales Rugby Football League premiership with Eastern Suburbs in the (1923–24) seasons before joining Balmain in 1926.

A centre, Dawson was a member of Eastern Suburbs' fourth premiership winning side in NSWRFL season 1923.[2]

Dawson was also a representative of NSW.

In the 1925 season, Dawson coached the rural NSW side Temora, in their local rugby league competition.


  1. ^ "Jack Dawson - Career Stats & Summary - Rugby League Project". Rugbyleagueproject.org.
  2. ^ "Men's Honour Roll". Sydney Roosters.

External links[edit]

  • The Encyclopedia of Rugby League; Alan Whiticker and Glen Hudson.