Mick Scott

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For the rugby league footballer of the 1950s for England, and Hull, see Michael Scott (rugby league). For the Chicago folksinger, songwriter and musician Mick Scott, see Mick Scott (musician).
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Mick Scott
Personal information
Full name Michael Scott
Born Halifax, Yorkshire, England
Playing information
Position Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
20 Oct 1974–81 Halifax 306 43 43 202
1981–85 Wigan 125 12 0 0 41
1985–12 May 91 Halifax
Total 431 55 43 0 243
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org

Michael "Mick" Scott is an English professional rugby league footballer of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s, playing at club level for Halifax (twice), and Wigan, as a Second-row, i.e. number 11 or 12.

Playing career[edit]

Challenge Cup Final appearances[edit]

Mick Scott played Right-Second-row, i.e. number 12, in Halifax's 19-18 victory over St. Helens in the 1987 Challenge Cup Final during the 1986–87 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 2 May 1987, and played as an Interchange/Substitute (replacing Second-row Les Holliday) in the 32-12 defeat by Wigan in the 1988 Challenge Cup Final during the 1987–88 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 30 April 1988.

County Cup Final appearances[edit]

Mick Scott played Left-Second-row, i.e. number 11, in Halifax's 6-15 defeat by Leeds in the 1979 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1979–80 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 27 October 1979.

John Player Trophy Final appearances[edit]

Mick Scott played Right-Second-row, i.e. number 12, in Wigan's 15-4 victory over Leeds in the 1982–83 John Player Trophy Final during the 1982–83 season at Elland Road, Leeds on Saturday 22 January 1983,[1] and played as an Interchange/Substitute, i.e. number 15, (replacing Interchange/Substitute Steve Smith) in Halifax's 12-24 defeat by Wigan in the 1989–90 Regal Trophy Final during the 1989–90 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 13 January 1990.[2]

Championship winner[edit]

Mick Scott was re-signed from Wigan by Halifax in July 1985 for a transfer fee of £10,000 (based on increases in average earnings, this would be approximately £41,190 in 2014).[3] He played in 32 games in all competitions in the 1985–86 season as Halifax pipped Wigan to the Championship by 1 point.

Honoured at Halifax[edit]

Mick Scott is a Halifax Hall Of Fame Inductee.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Classic Match: 1983 John Player Trophy Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "13th January 1990: Wigan 24 Halifax 12 (Regal Trophy Final)". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Measuring Worth – Relative Value of UK Pounds". Measuring Worth. 31 December 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2015. 
  4. ^ "Halifax RLFC Hall of Fame". halifaxrlfc.co.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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