Peter Coyne

  • Playing Career

Playing Career

Vital Statistics

Born
Wednesday, 28th October, 1964
Current Age
59 years and 232 days

Known Family Links

Brother
Mark Coyne

Biography

St George five-eighth in the 1992 grand final came to the club from Brisbane Valleys. Coyne, who played for Halifax in 1988-89, was a wiry customer but could not come to terms with the Dragons in 1993 and signed with English club Castleford.
- ALAN WHITICKER

Playing Career Statistics

All statistics shown in this section are based only on data available in the RLP database, and are not necessarily a complete and/or 100% accurate representation of a player's career. This information should be used as a guide only. If you see a question mark (?), it denotes that the figure is not available.

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Competitions

Competition   Comp Wins App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Tour Matches Queensland Firsts - 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Tour Matches Combined Brisbane - 1 - 1   - 2 0 1 0 0.00% List
Tour Matches Queensland Residents - 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
BRL/NSWRL Premiership (NRL) - 34 - 13   2 28 21 11 2 61.76% List
BRL/NSWRL Finals - 4 - -   1 1 2 2 0 50.00% List
Challenge Cup - 4 - -   - - 2 2 0 50.00% List
English Championship - 34 3 5   - 22 14 18 2 41.18% List
Premiership Trophy - 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% List
Regal Trophy - 6 2 1   - 10 4 2 0 66.67% List
Midweek Cup - 3 - -   - - 1 2 0 33.33% List
Challenge Cup AU - 1 - -   - - 0 0 1 0.00% List
QRL - 5 2 -   - 8 2 3 0 40.00% List


Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Brisbane Firsts 1986   1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
QLD Firsts 1987   1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% List
Combined Brisbane 1988   3 - 1   - 2 1 2 0 33.33% List
QLD Residents 1990   1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall1986-1990   6 0 1   0 2 2 4 0 33.33% List


Club Career

BRL/NSWRL Premiership (NRL) - By Year

Team Season   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Seagulls-Diehards BRL 1987   5 2 -   - 8 2 3 0 40.00% List
St George NSWRL 1991 Winfield Cup   14 - -   - - 8 4 2 57.14% List
St George NSWRL 1992 Winfield Cup   20 - 13 / 23 56.52% 2 28 13 7 0 65.00% List

BRL/NSWRL Premiership (NRL) - By Team

Team Years   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Seagulls-Diehards 1987   5 2 -   - 8 2 3 0 40.00% List
St George 1991-92   34 - 13 / 23 56.52% 2 28 21 11 2 61.76% List
Overall1987-1992   39 2 13 / 23 56.52% 2 36 23 14 2 58.97% List

English Career - By Year

Team Season   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Halifax 1988/89   17 3 5   - 22 3 13 1 17.65% List
Castleford 1992/93   29 2 1   - 10 18 10 1 62.07% List

English Career - By Team

Team Years   App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Halifax 1988   17 3 5   - 22 3 13 1 17.65% List
Castleford 1992   29 2 1   - 10 18 10 1 62.07% List
Overall1988-1993   46 5 6   0 32 21 23 2 45.65% List

Your Say

  • Matt and jordan
    07/06/2012

    amazing player in his day. will never be forgotten by churchie students.

  • Millan + Oscar
    28/03/2019

    Peter is the greatest footy player in Australian history. He is beloved by many including the boys of Churchie. He may of remained scoreless in Australia, but when he move to the wretched grounds of England he scored the most amazing 5 tries we as a Peter Coyne fan base have ever seen.

  • caden bardell
    03/08/2020

    revolutionised the specialist mathematics curriculum. will never be forgotten

  • louis
    02/05/2022

    nearly as cracked at footy then he is at maths and forty

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Contributions: Rugby League Tables, Shawn Dollin, Andrew Ferguson, Paul Carter, Greg Fiveash, Max Turner, AJ Lucantonio, Steven Russo, Bill Bates

Sources: David Middleton's Rugby League Yearbook (1987-88 to present), Irvin Saxton's Record Keepers' Club, Rothmans Rugby League Yearbook (1981-82 to 1999)