The Highlanders squad for 2020/2021

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Here is the list of players of the Highlanders for the 2020/2021 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
New Zealand Ayden JOHNSTONE Prop 24 y/o 24/10/1996 1.84 m 120 kg 6 ft 18 st; 264.55 lb PRO
New Zealand Dan LIENERT-BROWN Prop 28 y/o 09/02/1993 1.84 m 112 kg 6 ft 17 st; 246.92 lb PRO
New Zealand Ethan DE GROOT Prop 22 y/o 22/07/1998 1.90 m 122 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 2.96 lb; 268.96 lb PRO
New Zealand Jeff THWAITES Prop 28 y/o 22/11/1992 1.90 m 115 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
New Zealand Jermaine AINSLEY Prop 25 y/o 08/08/1995 1.81 m 121 kg 5 ft 11 in 19 st 0.76 lb; 266.76 lb PRO 2022
New Zealand Josh HOHNECK Prop 35 y/o 06/01/1986 1.91 m 125 kg 6 ft 3 in 19 st 9.58 lb; 275.58 lb PRO
Tonga Siate TOKOLAHI Prop 29 y/o 16/03/1992 1.84 m 116 kg 6 ft 18 st; 255.74 lb PRO
New Zealand Ash DIXON Hooker 32 y/o 01/09/1988 1.82 m 103 kg 6 ft 16 st; 227.08 lb PRO
New Zealand Liam COLTMAN Hooker 31 y/o 25/01/1990 1.86 m 109 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO 2022
New Zealand Ricky JACKSON Hooker 22 y/o 02/08/1998 1.80 m 100 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO
New Zealand Bryn EVANS Lock 36 y/o 28/10/1984 1.96 m 116 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO
Ireland Jack REGAN Lock 24 y/o 09/05/1997 1.96 m 109 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO 2021
Australia Josh DICKSON Lock 26 y/o 02/11/1994 2.00 m 109 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 2.30 lb; 240.30 lb PRO
New Zealand Manaaki SELBY-RICKIT Lock 24 y/o 05/06/1996 2.00 m 112 kg 6 ft 7 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO
New Zealand Pari Pari PARKINSON Lock 24 y/o 12/09/1996 2.05 m 119 kg 6 ft 9 in 18 st 10.35 lb; 262.35 lb PRO 2022
New Zealand Billy HARMON Back row 26 y/o 23/12/1994 1.87 m 104 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO 2022
New Zealand Hugh RENTON Back row 25 y/o 12/05/1996 1.93 m 107 kg 6 ft 4 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO
New Zealand James LENTJES Back row 30 y/o 16/01/1991 1.88 m 104 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 5.28 lb; 229.28 lb PRO
Japan Kazuki HIMENO Back row 26 y/o 27/07/1994 1.88 m 112 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb PRO 2021
New Zealand Liam SQUIRE Back row 30 y/o 20/03/1991 1.96 m 113 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO
New Zealand Marino MIKAELE TU'U Back row 23 y/o 11/06/1997 1.92 m 113 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 11.12 lb; 249.12 lb PRO
New Zealand Sean WITHY Back row 20 y/o 01/02/2001 1.91 m 108 kg 6 ft 3 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2021
Tonga Shannon FRIZELL Back row 27 y/o 11/02/1994 1.95 m 108 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Sione MISILOI Back row 26 y/o 03/11/1994 1.90 m 115 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO
New Zealand Teariki BEN-NICHOLAS Back row 25 y/o 18/07/1995 1.95 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO
New Zealand Aaron SMITH Scrum-half 32 y/o 21/11/1988 1.71 m 83 kg 5 ft 7 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Folau FAKATAVA Scrum-half 21 y/o 16/12/1999 1.77 m 80 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 8.37 lb; 176.37 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Kayne HAMMINGTON Scrum-half 30 y/o 24/09/1990 1.70 m 75 kg 5 ft 7 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb PRO
New Zealand Josh IOANE Fly-half 25 y/o 11/07/1995 1.80 m 90 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
New Zealand Mike COLLINS Center 27 y/o 03/06/1993 1.86 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO 2021
New Zealand Scott GREGORY Center 22 y/o 07/01/1999 1.88 m 106 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 9.69 lb; 233.69 lb PRO
New Zealand Sio TOMKINSON Center 24 y/o 27/05/1996 1.82 m 94 kg 6 ft 14 st; 207.23 lb PRO
New Zealand Solomona ALAIMALO Center 25 y/o 27/12/1995 1.96 m 100 kg 6 ft 5 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Tim O'MALLEY Center 26 y/o 21/08/1994 1.86 m 96 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO
New Zealand Connor GARDEN-BACHOP Winger 22 y/o 19/04/1999 1.89 m 94 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 11.23 lb; 207.23 lb PRO
Tonga Fetuli Moe Ata PAEA Winger 26 y/o 16/08/1994 1.89 m 95 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO 2022
New Zealand Freedom VAHAAKOLO Winger 23 y/o 18/07/1997 1.85 m 100 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO 2021
New Zealand Jona NAREKI Winger 23 y/o 27/12/1997 1.75 m 83 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
New Zealand Ngane PUNIVAI Winger 22 y/o 30/08/1998 1.91 m 101 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 12.67 lb; 222.67 lb PRO
New Zealand Sam GILBERT Winger 22 y/o 21/01/1999 1.89 m 98 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO
Fiji Timoci TAVATAVANAWAI Winger 23 y/o 14/02/1998 - - - - PRO
Fiji Vilimoni KOROI Winger 23 y/o 17/04/1998 1.80 m 88 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO 2023
New Zealand Caleb MAKENE Fullback 25 y/o 20/04/1996 1.79 m 84 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO
New Zealand Mitch HUNT Fullback 25 y/o 19/06/1995 1.79 m 88 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO
New Zealand Nehe MILNER-SKUDDER Fullback 30 y/o 15/12/1990 1.82 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO
New Zealand Thomas UMAGA-JENSEN Fullback 23 y/o 31/12/1997 1.87 m 107 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Sean WITHY - 20 years old
  • Oldest player : Bryn EVANS - 36 years old
  • Average : 26 years old
  • Lightest player : Kayne HAMMINGTON - 75 kg
  • Heaviest player : Josh HOHNECK - 125 kg
  • Average weight : 103 kg