Player

Frank Young - Full-back

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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 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19