Lewis Hawke

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Lewis Hawke
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-10-22) 22 October 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Stirling Albion
Youth career
2001–2007 Everton B.C.
2007–2011 Linwood Rangers B.C.
2011–2012 Greenock Morton
2013–2016 Furman Paladins
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 Greenock Morton 7 (2)
2013 Annan Athletic 6 (0)
2017–2018 Bulleen Lions 15 (8)
2018–2019 Queen's Park 30 (6)
2019– Stirling Albion 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:36, 14 August 2019 (UTC)

Lewis Hawke (born 22 October 1993 in Kirkcaldy) is a Scottish footballer currently playing for Stirling Albion.

He has previously played for Furman Paladins, Annan Athletic, Bulleen Lions and Queen's Park.

Hawke started his career at Greenock Morton and is the son of their legendary striker (and later Chief Executive) Warren Hawke.

Career[edit]

After playing as a youngster for Linwood Rangers, Hawke signed for Greenock Morton[1] where his father was a legend.[2]

He was rewarded for his great form with the under-19s (16 goals in his first ten games[3]) when he made his debut at 18 as an injury time substitute on 14 January 2012, against Raith Rovers.[4] On 5 May 2012, Hawke scored his first senior goal for Greenock Morton after coming on as a substitute, against the same opposition. with a bullet header from the edge of the 6 yard box.[5]

In February 2013, Hawke was allowed to sign for Annan Athletic on a free transfer.[6]

After three years in the United States on a scholarship with Furman Paladins[7], Hawke signed for Bulleen Lions in Australia[8]

After 18 months, he returned to Scotland to sign for amateur side Queen's Park in Scottish League Two in August 2018.[9] He scored his first goal for Queen's Park in the penalty kicks victory over Welsh side TNS in the Scottish Challenge Cup in September 2018.[10]

Following one season at Hampden, Hawke moved to League Two side Stirling Albion.[11]

Personal life[edit]

Hawke is the son of former Berwick Rangers, Morton, Queen of the South and Sunderland striker, Warren Hawke.[12]

He was a ballboy at Cappielow whilst his father was playing for the club, before signing with Morton in 2011.[2]

Honours[edit]

Furman Paladins

  • Southern Conference Championship (2): 2014, 2015

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lewis Hawke's profile". Greenock Morton F.C. Retrieved 15 January 2012.
  2. ^ a b Mitchell, Jonathan (10 December 2011). "Ton youngster remains grounded". Greenock Telegraph. Retrieved 16 January 2012.
  3. ^ Mitchell, Jonathan (16 January 2012). "Morton show fighting spirit to claim a point". Greenock Telegraph. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
  4. ^ "Morton 1–1 Raith Rovers". BBC Sport. 14 January 2012. Retrieved 15 January 2012.
  5. ^ "Morton 1–3 Raith Rovers". BBC Sport. 5 May 2012. Retrieved 6 May 2012.
  6. ^ Mitchell, Jonathan (1 February 2013). "Lewis Hawke leaves Morton". Greenock Telegraph. Retrieved 1 February 2013.
  7. ^ "Lewis Hawke's profile". Furman Paladins. Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  8. ^ "Welcome Lewis!". Bulleen Lions. Retrieved 7 June 2017.
  9. ^ "Lewis Hawke". Queen's Park F.C. Retrieved 10 September 2018.
  10. ^ "TNS 2-2 Queen's Park". Sky Sports. Sky plc. 8 September 2018. Retrieved 10 September 2018.
  11. ^ "Binos make double signing". spfl.co.uk. SPFL. 13 May 2019. Retrieved 4 June 2019.
  12. ^ Mitchell, Jonathan (22 November 2011). "Hawke Jnr follows dad's path". Greenock Telegraph. Retrieved 16 January 2012.

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