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Cavill Heugh (born 31 August 1962) is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1980s and 1990s.[1] A prop, he played in the Brisbane Rugby League premiership for Easts, winning the Rothmans Medal with them in 1984.[2] The following year he made his State of Origin début for the Maroons from the bench. The year after that he was selected in Queensland's run-on side.

Cavill Heugh
Personal information
Born (1962-08-31) 31 August 1962 (age 57)
Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
Playing information
PositionProp
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1980–86 Easts (Brisbane) 111 32 111 1 344
1987–89 Illawarra Steelers 48 7 4 0 36
1988–89 Barrow
1989–92 Leeds
1992–94 Rochdale Hornets 63 11 0 0 44
1994–95 London Broncos
1995–96 Wakefield Trinity 4 1 0 0 4
Total 226 51 115 1 428
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1983–86 Queensland 3 0 0 0 0
Source: [1]

BackgroundEdit

Cavill Heugh was born in Innisfail, Queensland, Australia

Playing careerEdit

Cavill Heugh joined Halifax (Heritage № 954) in September 1985 for the 1985–86 season and played 29 games in all competitions as Halifax won the Championship. He scored 7 tries and 12 goals in league games plus 1 try and 6 goals in a Yorkshire Cup match against Huddersfield.

In 1987 Heugh joined the Illawarra Steelers in the New South Wales Rugby League premiership, playing with them for three seasons from 1987 to 1989. He then moved to England where he played for Barrow (1988–89), Leeds (Heritage №) (1989–92), Rochdale Hornets (1992–94), London Broncos (Heritage № 264) (1994–95), and Wakefield Trinity (Heritage № 1079).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. ^ qrl.com.au. "Award Winners". Queensland Rugby League. Archived from the original on 9 October 2008. Retrieved 23 September 2008.

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