World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Leroy Houston

Article Id: WHEBN0016230866
Reproduction Date:

Title: Leroy Houston  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Bath Rugby, Ballymore Tornadoes, 2008 Queensland Reds season, 2009 Queensland Reds season
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Leroy Houston

Leroy Houston
Personal information
Full name Leroy Houston
Date of birth (1986-11-10) 10 November 1986 (age 27)
Place of birth Levin, New Zealand
Height 191 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 117 kg (18 st 6 lb)
School(s) attended Asquith Boys High School
Youth clubs
Youth representative teams
Senior clubs*
Super Rugby
Representative teams
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.

Leroy Houston, (born 10 November 1986 in Levin) grew up in Shannon, New Zealand. Houston is an Australian rugby union player who plays for Bath Rugby in the Aviva Premiership. He played for the Queensland Reds in Super Rugby and previously played in France, in the Pro D2 for US Colomiers, after playing for Union Bordeaux Bègles in the Top 14.


Born in New Zealand, Houston's family moved to Australia in 2000. Houston was educated at Asquith Boys High School in Sydney. Houston originally played for the New South Wales Waratahs from 2005 where he was picked to tour with the Wallabies, he also played for Australia A before playing a Super 14 game.

Houston took time off from rugby in 2007 and eventually decided to sign with the Queensland Reds for the 2008 Super 14 season,[1] receiving the Rookie of the Year Award. Houston made his debut for Queensland in a pre-season trial against his old club the Waratahs.

In February 2013, it was announced that Houston would join English Premiership side Bath Rugby from US Colomiers for the 2013/14 season.[2]


External links

  • Queensland Reds Profile
  • Houston Quits Waratahs
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.