Jack Kessey

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Full Name
John Horace Press Kessey
Born
Monday, 17th March, 1902
Died
Sunday, 27th January, 1974 (Aged 71 years and 316 days)
Place Of Birth
Rockley, New South Wales, Australia

Known Family Links

Son
Horace Kessey

Biography

Newtown junior who, when he transferred to the country because of his job in the railways, played for Lithgow and Bathurst. Kessey became Newtown treasurer on his retirement and was later NSW team manager in 1956 and co-manager of the Australian touring team to NZ in 1961.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Possibles (AU) 1928 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
NSW City Seconds 1929-30 2 5 -   - 15 2 0 0 100.00% List
Combined City 1929 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Metropolis 1930 1 1 -   - 3 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1928-1930 5 6 0   0 18 4 1 0 80.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Newtown NSWRFL 1926 4 1 -   - 3 2 2 0 50.00% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1927 16 8 -   - 24 8 8 0 50.00% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1928 9 2 -   - 6 1 8 0 11.11% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1929 17 9 -   - 27 11 6 0 64.71% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1930 12 4 -   - 12 4 7 1 33.33% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1931 11 1 -   - 3 2 9 0 18.18% List
Newtown NSWRFL 1932 1 1 -   - 3 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1926-1932 70 26 0   0 78 29 40 1 41.43% List

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Newtown 1926-32 70 26 -   - 78 29 40 1 41.43% List
Overall 1926-1932 70 26 0   0 78 29 40 1 41.43% List

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Newtown 1926-1929 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% List
Overall 1929 2 0 0   0 - 1 1 0 50.00% List

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