Competitions

National Rugby League

Season: 1998

Head Coach: Frank Endacott
Club Captain: Matthew Ridge
Player of the Year: Joe Vagana
Club Person of the Year: Bob Lanigan

First Grade Debut:

Zane Clark, Joe Galuvao, Ali Lauitiiti, Frank Watene

Club Debut:

Kevin Iro, Quentin Pongia, Tyran Smith

Other Awards:

Quentin Pongia - New Zealand Player of the Year

Seasons Games
13 March 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 18 Responsive image South Sydney Rabbitohs 24 View Game
21 March 1998 McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle
Responsive image Newcastle Knights 33 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 4 View Game
27 March 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 25 Responsive image Sydney City Roosters 14 View Game
04 April 1998 Netstrata Jubilee Stadium, Sydney
Responsive image St George Dragons 28 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 24 View Game
10 April 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 16 Responsive image Melbourne Storm 12 View Game
19 April 1998 North Sydney Oval, Sydney
Responsive image North Sydney Bears 44 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 26 View Game
26 April 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 14 Responsive image Newcastle Knights 38 View Game
02 May 1998 Allianz Stadium, Sydney
Responsive image Sydney City Roosters 22 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 4 View Game
08 May 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 8 Responsive image Cronulla Sharks 20 View Game
16 May 1998 Belmore Sports Ground, Sydney
Responsive image Canterbury Bulldogs 6 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 20 View Game
24 May 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 25 Responsive image Canberra Raiders 14 View Game
30 May 1998 Pirtek Stadium, Sydney
Responsive image Parramatta Eels 14 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 6 View Game
07 June 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 15 Responsive image Penrith Panthers 14 View Game
13 June 1998 Campbelltown Stadium, Sydney
Responsive image Western Suburbs Magpies 18 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 16 View Game
21 June 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 31 Responsive image St George Dragons 14 View Game
27 June 1998 Olympic Park Stadium, Melbourne
Responsive image Melbourne Storm 21 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 24 View Game
04 July 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 14 Responsive image Illawarra Steelers 17 View Game
11 July 1998 Metricon Stadium, Gold Coast
Responsive image Gold Coast Chargers 31 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 18 View Game
17 July 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 21 Responsive image Balmain (Sydney) Tigers 20 View Game
26 July 1998 ,
Responsive image Adelaide Rams 22 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 20 View Game
31 July 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 34 Responsive image North Queensland Cowboys 18 View Game
09 August 1998 Allianz Stadium, Sydney
Responsive image South Sydney Rabbitohs 20 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 18 View Game
16 August 1998 Queensland Sport and Athletics Centre, Brisbane
Responsive image Brisbane Broncos 16 Responsive image Auckland Warriors 4 View Game
23 August 1998 Mt Smart, Auckland
Responsive image Auckland Warriors 12 Responsive image Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 38 View Game
Players Season Statistics
Name G I T G FG Pts C
Logan Swann 24 0 1 0 0 4 0
Brady Malam 24 15 0 0 0 0 0
Stacey Jones 24 0 6 1 1 27 0
Nigel Vagana 23 2 13 0 0 52 0
Joe Vagana 22 1 2 0 0 8 0
Stephen Kearney 21 0 5 0 0 20 0
Lee Oudenryn 20 0 3 0 0 12 0
Tony Tatupu 19 11 4 0 0 16 0
Quentin Pongia 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matthew Ridge 18 0 2 51 0 110 0
Shane Endacott 17 10 1 0 0 4 0
Gene Ngamu 17 0 3 19 3 53 0
Jerry Seuseu 17 16 2 0 0 8 0
Kevin Iro 16 2 2 0 0 8 0
Sean Hoppe 15 0 5 0 0 20 0
Tea Ropati 15 5 4 0 0 16 0
Syd Eru 13 0 4 0 0 16 0
Joseph Galuvao 11 8 1 0 0 4 0
Paul Staladi 11 0 2 0 0 8 0
Awen Guttenbeil 10 4 0 0 0 0 0
Tyran Smith 10 5 1 0 0 4 0
Anthony Swann 9 2 1 0 0 4 0
Tony Tuimavave 9 2 0 0 0 0 0
Ali Lauiti'iti 8 7 4 0 0 16 0
Aaron Whittaker 7 1 1 1 1 7 0
Zane Clark 5 2 0 0 0 0 0
Marc Ellis 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bryan Henare 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Frank Watene 1 1 0 0 0 0 0

G = Games | I = Interchange | T = Tries | G = Goals | FG = Fieldgoals | Pts = Points | C = Captain

Points Table
Team P W L D For Agn Dif Pts
Brisbane Broncos 24 18 5 1 688 310 378 37
Newcastle Knights 24 18 5 1 562 381 181 37
Melbourne Storm 24 17 6 1 546 372 174 35
Parramatta Eels 24 17 6 1 468 349 119 35
North Sydney Bears 24 17 7 0 663 367 296 34
Sydney City Roosters 24 16 8 0 680 383 297 32
Canberra Raiders 24 15 9 0 564 429 135 30
St George Dragons 24 13 10 1 486 490 -4 27
Canterbury Bulldogs 24 13 11 0 489 411 78 26
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles 24 13 11 0 503 473 30 26
Cronulla Sharks 24 12 11 1 438 387 51 25
Illawarra Steelers 24 11 12 1 476 539 -63 23
Balmain (Sydney) Tigers 24 9 14 1 381 463 -82 19
Penrith Panthers 24 8 14 2 525 580 -55 18
Auckland Warriors 24 9 15 0 417 518 -101 18
North Queensland Cowboys 24 9 15 0 361 556 -195 18
Adelaide Rams 24 7 17 0 393 615 -222 14
South Sydney Rabbitohs 24 5 19 0 339 560 -221 10
Western Suburbs Magpies 24 4 20 0 371 802 -431 8