Lee Finnerty

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Lee Finnerty
Personal information
Born New Zealand
Playing information
Position Fullback
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2003 Halifax Blue Sox 20 5 2 0 24
Source: RLP

Lee Finnerty is a New Zealand former rugby league footballer who played professionally for the Halifax Blue Sox.

Playing career[edit]

Finnerty joined the Marist Richmond Brothers in 2000 with the launch of the Bartercard Cup.[1]

Finnerty played for the Mt Albert Lions in the 2001 and 2002 Bartercard Cups and was part of the team that won the 2002 grand final.[2]

Finnerty joined the Halifax Blue Sox for the 2003 season of the Super League.[3] The team was relegated at the end of the year and Finnerty left the club.[4]

Finnerty instead returned to the Bartercard Cup a new team, the Counties Manukau Jetz.[5] In 2004 he was bought in by Bob Bailey to play several matches for Moscow Dynamo in their Challenge Cup challenge.[6]


  1. ^ Jessup, Peter (8 March 2001). "Rugby League: Bears' migration adds some bite to clash". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 14 October 2011. 
  2. ^ Jessup, Peter (16 September 2002). "Rugby League: Big game fitting Carlaw finale". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 14 October 2011. 
  3. ^ 2003 Super League squads sportinglife.com
  4. ^ O'Neill guides Widnes to win BBC Sport, 17 August 2003
  5. ^ Stallions Gallop over Jetz rleague.com, 6 February 2004
  6. ^ Goulding's red alert Daily Post, 5 February 2004