PLAYERS | Mark Bell

Panther 352

7 matches [1994]

4 points [1 try]


Canberra junior who debuted for the Raiders in 1988, and after 50 matches for the Raiders (including being in the centres in their loss to the Panthers in the 1991 grand final), he joined Western Suburbs in 1992. After two seasons, he signed with Penrith for the 1994 season.

He made his club debut for the Panthers in the opening round draw against Gold Coast, starting in the centres. He crossed for a try in their tight 8-6 win over St. George the following week at Kogarah Oval. After playing the first five matches, he would only play 2 more over the remainder of the season.

He left the Panthers at the end of the season, moving to St. George in 1995. He later went to the Super League with Wigan before returning to Australia and coaching in the local Canberra competition.


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