Cullen Names Squad for WidnesHead Coach Paul Cullen has announced his squad to face Widnes Vikings in the Wire FM Boxing Day Challenge.Lee Penny Nick Owen Kevin Crouthers Ben Westwood Tommy Grundy Lee Briers Gary Hulse Jamie Durbin Paul Wood Warren Stevens Jon Clarke Mark Gleeson Matt Sturm Mark Hilton Jerome Guisset Mike Callan Mike Govin Craig Farrimond Paul NooneMaking their debuts for the first team is:Nick Owen, 18 fullback signed from Woolston Rovers in 2001 and has played Senior Academy this season. Nick represented the Lancashire Academy this season and has trained with the first team regularly.Tommy Grundy, 18 second row/centre signed from Leigh Rangers along with fellow team mate Mike Govin in 2001. Has featured in the Wolves Senior Academy and represented Lancashire Academy.Jamie Durbin, 18 scrum half, has played for England School Boys Rugby Union. Wolves signed Durbin from Halton Hornets, Widnes at the age of 12. Has featured in the Wolves Senior Academy this season and has also represented Lancashire Academy.Mike Govin, 18 utility player who prefers the loose forward position, was signed from Leigh Rangers in 2001 and has played for the Senior Academy and represented Lancashire Academy.Craig Farrimond, 19 signed from Rosebridge ARLFC, Wigan last season and captained the Wolves Senior Academy in 2002 and was awarded the Senior Academy Player of the Year 2002.
19, Dec, 2002