Century up for favourite Wanneroo son

Wanneroo captain Andrew King runs out for his 100th on Saturday.
Wanneroo captain Andrew King runs out for his 100th on Saturday.

WANNEROO Rugby Club captain Andrew King will celebrate his 100th Premier grade game this Saturday at home against the Coastal Cavaliers.

King, who came back after breaking his neck in the 2012 pre-season, is considered a legend at Wanneroo.

He started at the local club at age six and went on to play professionally in Scotland, Wales and Spain before returning home.

He has been club captain since 2017.

Decorated career
2008 First senior game age 16 for 2nd grade
2010 First first-grade game at 18
2011 Under-20 grand finalist captain
2012 Broke neck in pre-season
2014-15 Played professionally in Scotland after Perth season
2015 Returned to Wanneroo
2015-16 Played professionally in Wales for Newport Dragons (pro-club)
2016-17 Played professionally in Spain
2017 Returned to Wanneroo and became Premier grade captain
2018 Also became club captain at Wanneroo