Pickers heads Down Under

Warrington Wolves U18’s and U21’s front rower and SquadBuilder sponsored player Steve Pickersgill, 17 has been selected to go on the England Academy Under 18 tour of Australia and New Zealand which departs on Monday. Steve signed for the Wolves at the age of 14 under an educational apprenticeship in conjunction with Warrington Borough Council, havi

2004 Service Area Report

The Service Area Season 2004 has just concluded. Read on to find out how the Warrington sides faired. It is a measure of the progress of the Wolves Service Area that they are now grouped with Service Areas from Clubs with proven track records of player development – Wigan, Saints, and the country’s biggest Service Area, Wakefield (which incorporate

From the Coaches Mouth

Thursday evening at the Halliwell Jones Stadium saw coaches and players give there thoughts and feelings on how the season has gone as we pass through the halfway point. Gary Chambers, Graham ‘Doc’ Scott, Danny Lima and Steve Pickersgill were present to give a fascinating and informative insight into the clubs squads from the 1st team, the U21’s an

2004 Half Term Report

June’s Squadbuilder Meeting is due to take on the guise as a mid season review on how the season is going for all the squads representing Warrington Wolves. There will be coaching staff representing each of the teams from the first team, Under-21s and Under-18s all in attendance to share their thoughts and to answer questions from the floor so feel

Steve Pickersgill to Australia

Steve Pickersgill, one of the Warrington Wolves Squadbuilder sponsored players, has been selected as part of the England U18 squad to tour Australia and New Zealand. Steve was handpicked in Squadbuilder's maiden year as one of the young Warrington players to hit the big time and he's fulfilling that promise now. Steve is part of a 30-strong prepara

2004 May Squadbuilder Meeting

It seems that one of the big factors behind the club's progress over the past two years is the high quality of the backroom staff, which Squadbuilder members have been lucky enough to get an insight into, and it seems none more so than May's guest - conditioner Tony O'Brien. He talked a bit about the pre-season programme and how it was structured,

2004 April Squadbuilder Meeting

April's Squadbuilder focussed on the contribution that Squadbuilder is making to the future of the club, and Neil Kelly, Gary Chambers and Vinny Webb from the club were on hand to demonstrate how the funds are really making a difference. Neil Kelly gave a presentation outlining the structure of the Football Department at the club which is headed by

2004 February Squadbuilder Meeting

The February Squadbuilder meeting was always planned to be a feedback session following the first game at the Halliwell Jones, and following the admission problems that took place Chief Executive Andy Gatcliffe and new General Manager Barry Pollen were very much in the spotlight. The event took place inside the brand new sponsor's facilities at the

Annual Dinner 19th November 2003

The Annual Supporter's Trust and Squadbuilder Dinner The Annual Supporter's Trust and Squadbuilder Dinner was held on Wednesday 19th November, and like last year was an outstanding success. The theme of the evening was to celebrate the 25th anniversary of a Warrington side beating Australia in 1978, and nearly all of the Wire team that night were t

2003 October Squadbuilder Meeting

Squadbuilder says 'Goodbye' to Super Sid Domic This months Squadbuilder meeting had to be changed last minute due to access problems to the Halliwell Jones Stadium. Fortunately the committee behind the scenes were able to re-organise and still managed to provide another nights great entertainment for the members. Graham Scott agreed to come at shor