17 matches [1998-1999]
Parkes junior who led the Panthers to the Under 19s Super League title in 1997.
He would be elevated to the first grade squad in 1998, and made his NRL debut coming off the bench in the Round 15 loss to Manly.
He would make a total of 17 NRL appearances over two seasons to the end of 1999, primarily as a replacement forward but made 7 starting appearances at both lock and five-eighth. Whilst he was in the NRL squad in both 2000 and 2001, he would not add to his appearances and played out both seasons for the NSWRL First Division side.
In 2002, he moved to the Bathurst Panthers in the Group 10 competition, and as captain coach led the Panthers to back to back premierships in 2006 and 2007, before moving into full time coaching with the NSW Country Firsts and Western Division.