Player

Frank Young - Fullback

Cardiff
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Frank Young
Height170
Weight80
Place Of BirthCardiff
ClubsLeeds Rhinos, Cardiff, Bristol Bears, London Welsh
HonoursWales RL, Great Britain
Frank "Bucket" Young was born in Cardiff and joined his home town team in 1902 playing mainly for the Athletic XV. Although a promising player his opportunities were limited due to the presence of Bert Winfield in the Cardiff team. In spite of the competition he did manage 18 appearances for the club before signing to play professionally with Leeds Rugby League side in 1906. Over the next five seasons he played 159 times for Leeds and had also represented Wales and Great Britain in the 13 a side game his career being cut short by injury, he retired in 1911.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 14 12 0 2 337 211 55
Carmarthen Quins 13 9 1 3 319 229 45
Aberavon 13 9 0 4 293 223 43
Merthyr 15 8 0 7 316 311 41
Pontypridd 15 8 0 7 328 315 38
RGC 1404 14 7 0 7 352 315 36
Llandovery 12 6 2 4 271 225 35
Swansea 12 5 0 7 189 214 25
Newport 12 4 0 8 240 263 25
Llanelli 13 5 0 8 244 343 23
Ebbw Vale 14 3 1 10 254 308 21
Bridgend Ravens 15 3 0 12 228 414 17