Orange Opta NEC Harlequins Player of the Month - Jan 2003
11 February 2003 14:29pm
Just two matches played in the month of January for NEC Harlequins, both at the Stoop, which resulted in a good win against Bristol Shoguns in the Zurich Premiership and a 19-12 defeat against Leicester Tigers in the Powergen Cup.
Some excellent play from second row Alex Codling, not missing any of his 14 tackle attempts, has seen him named as the Orange Opta Player of the Month for January 2003.
Excellent in every aspect of his game, Codling was not only Quins' most effective tackler, but also won the most lineouts (13) and managed an average gain per carry of 6.5 metres in the two matches.
Alex Codling -
Appearances - 2
Tackles - 14
Missed Tackles - 0
Tackle Success - 100%
Ball Carries - 4
Metres - 26
Average gain per carry - 6.5 metres
Defenders Beaten - 2
Lineouts won on own throw - 10
Lineouts won on opposition throw - 3
During week commencing 22nd April Harlequins will launch an innovative, new Membership Scheme which will replace the existing Season Ticket Holder Programme. Further details of the scheme will be announced in due course.