Kellen Wood Signs

Kellen Wood Signs

3rd November 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 Kellen Wood.  

Age: 16
Position: Hooker
Community Club(s): Woolston Rovers, Crosfields
School: Eaton Bank Academy

Ryan O’Brien, Youth Performance Manager at Widnes Vikings, said: “Kellen is a consistent and committed individual with an appetite to learn and act on feedback in order to get better.

"He competes well above his size defensively and has developed his passing and kicking game over the past two years in our Scholarship programme.

"I believe there is a lot more to come from Kellen and am looking forward to see his transition into the Academy.

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


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Kellen Wood Signs