Reps hon­oured

Auckland City Harbour News - - SPORT -

Three Auck­land rugby league rep­re­sen­ta­tives have made the New Zealand Rugby League hon­ours board at the an­nual NZRL meet­ing. For­mer chair­man Sel Pear­son (2001-2006) joined the NZRL life mem­bers list along with for­mer Ki­wis’ play­ers Jack Fa­gan and Brian Reidy for their decades of ser­vice. Pear­son’s ded­i­ca­tion stretches back to the 1950s where be­gan play­ing for the North Shore Al­bion club be­fore go­ing on to serve as the Auck­land Rugby League chair from 1998 to 2000. He also was chair­man for the New Zealand War­riors in 2001 where he raised mil­lions for the de­vel­op­ment of the sport. Akarana’s Gor­don Gib­bons and Pat Carthy were also se­lected for the Distin­guished Ser­vice Awards.

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