Jackson Hastings

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Jackson Hastings
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Hastings playing for the Newtown Jets in 2014.
Personal information
Born (1996-01-04) 4 January 1996 (age 21)
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Height 185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 95 kg (14 st 13 lb)
Playing information
Position Halfback, Five-eighth, Hooker
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2014–16 Sydney Roosters 34 1 26 1 57
2017– Manly Warringah 8 1 2 0 8
Total 42 2 28 1 65
As of 15 June 2017
Source: [1]

Jackson Hastings (born 4 January 1996) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer who currently plays for the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles in the National Rugby League. He plays at halfback and five-eighth. He previously played for the Sydney Roosters. Go Manly.

Background[edit]

Born in Wollongong, New South Wales, Hastings played his junior football for the Western Suburbs Red Devils before being signed by the St. George Illawarra Dragons.

Playing career[edit]

In 2012 and 2013, Hastings played for the New South Wales Under 16s and Under 18s teams respectively.[2][3]

In 2013, Hastings played for the St. George Illawarra Dragons' NYC team,[4] and was selected for the Australian Schoolboys.

On 27 August 2013, Hastings signed with the Sydney Roosters on a 3-year contract,[5][6] rejecting offers from St. George Illawarra, North Queensland Cowboys and Newcastle Knights.[7] He played for the Roosters' NYC team in 2014.

In Round 26 of the 2014 NRL season, Hastings made his NRL debut for the Roosters against the South Sydney Rabbitohs.[8][9][10]

On 2 May 2015, Hastings played for the Junior Kangaroos against Junior Kiwis.[11] On 8 July 2015, Hastings played for the New South Wales Under-20s team against the Queensland Under-20s team.[12]

In December 2016, Hastings signed a 2-year contract with the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles starting in 2017.[13]

Personal life[edit]

Hastings is the son of Megan Harrod and former Sydney Roosters player Kevin Hastings.[9][14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jackson Hastings - Career Stats & Summary". Rugby League Project. Retrieved 2016-03-27. 
  2. ^ "NSW Under 16s - NSWRL Academy - FOX SPORTS PULSE". foxsportspulse.com. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  3. ^ "NYC Quartet Selected for NSW U18 Origin - Dragons". dragons.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  4. ^ "Sydney Roosters ready to join fight to sign son of legendary Kevin 'Horrie' Hastings". dailytelegraph.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  5. ^ "Roosters officially sign Jackson Hastings to a three year deal from 2014 | 26 Rounds". 26rounds.com. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  6. ^ "Jackson Hastings signs with Roosters | NRL | Zero Tackle". zerotackle.com. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  7. ^ "Wayne Bennett, Nick Politis go after Horrie's son, Jackson Hastings". dailytelegraph.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  8. ^ "Late Mail: Robbo names debutant - Roosters". roosters.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  9. ^ a b "The 18-year-old son of Roosters great Kevin Hastings, Jackson, will make his debut against South Sydney at Allianz Stadium". dailytelegraph.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  10. ^ "Jackson Hastings to make his debut | NRL | Zero Tackle". zerotackle.com. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 
  11. ^ "Representative Round team lists". NRL.com. 2015-04-28. Retrieved 2015-05-03. 
  12. ^ "PAY'S SAY: NSW Under-20s side". NSWRL.com.au. Retrieved 2015-07-09. 
  13. ^ SeaEagles.com.au (2016-04-12). "Manly sign Jackson Hastings". Zero Tackle. Retrieved 2016-12-23. 
  14. ^ "NRL rising star: Sydney Roosters recruit, young halfback Jackson Hastings". foxsports.com.au. Retrieved 2014-09-04. 

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