PLAYERS | Nick Youngquest


Panther 454

18 matches [2006-2007]

66 points [9 tries, 15 goals]


Cronulla junior who debuted for the Sharks in 2003 and a after two seasons at the Dragons in 2004 and 2005 signed with the Panthers for the 2006 season.

The utility back made his club debut for Penrith in the opening round of the 2006 season, starting on the wing in their win over the Bulldogs. In total, he made seven appearances across the season, playing on the wing, in the centres and at fullback and scored two tries.

In 2007, he once again started the season on the wing but would be dropped back to Premier League before making a return in the second half of the season. Starting on the wing in 10 matches, he crossed for 7 tries in that period and was also the first choice goal kicker in a number of these matches, scoring 58 points during that stint.

At the end of the season, he left the Panthers, signing with the Wests Tigers for 2008 but after not playing any NRL was released mid-season to the Bulldogs. After four appearances, he went to England in 2009, playing firstly in the Championship before a two year stint with Castleford in 2011 and 2012. Post career he has entered the modelling profession.


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