Porthcawl product Gabe Lacey becomes a ‘Wizard’.
Aberavon Rugby Club is pleased to announce that we have signed promising centre Gabe Lacey from Porthcawl. Gabe is 18 and has recently played for Bristol Bears U18s.
With some outstanding performances for the ‘Bears’ this season Gabe also gained representative honours with Wales U18s.
Head Coach Jason Hyatt commented.
“Gabe is an outstanding talent and we are delighted that he has chosen the Wizards as the best place to continue his development.
Porthcawl Youth have an outstanding coaching team and have been instrumental in Gabes develop. This has undoubtedly helped Gabe gain valuable experience in a variety of first class environments.
Welcome to the Wizards family Gabe”.
Porthcawl Youth Coach Ryan Woodridge added.
“On behalf of the coaching staff and the club would like to wish Gabe all the best and we are sure he is going to have a very successful career.
We are looking forward to building a relationship with Jason and Aberavon and look forward to working with the club in preseason”.
Gabe Lacey said.
“I am looking forward to coming in and playing a good high standard of rugby for a good club.
I am hoping to achieve progress in my personal game to become a better player and also help the club where I can.
I will bring pace and physicality in both attack and defence”.