Sam Walters Signs

Sam Walters Signs

31st October 2017

Widnes Vikings are delighted to announce the signing of eleven young players into the Club’s Academy. With ten of these talented young players graduating from the Vikings’ Scholarship programme, this is the latest success for the Club’s youth system, which is rated as Outstanding by the RFL. 

The Vikings Media Team are taking a closer look at each player, and today it is the turn of Sam Walters.  

Age: 16
Position: Second Row
Community Club(s): Halton Farnworth Hornets
School: Sts Peter and Paul Catholic College

Ryan O’Brien, Youth Performance Manager at Widnes Vikings, said: “Sam has enormous potential,

"He joined our Scholarship programme from the Development Squad and has matured into a strong leader with an exceptional set of skills.

"He was outstanding for our U16s this year and possesses all of the attributes necessary for a big future in the game. I’m excited to see how he progresses over the next few years."

Take a look at Sam’s highlights from 2017 above. 


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Sam Walters Signs