THINGS seem to be on the up in Newcastle following their drought-breaking win against the Titans on the weekend – and it seems the news keeps getting better.
The positive mood around the Knights camp will only be boosted with the way Holden Cup star Hayden Loughrey continues to perform in the under 20’s competition.
The Gunnedah product was a graduate from well-known rugby league school Farrer Agricultural College and has been touted as a future star of the game for some time.
The explosive 18-year-old played fullback for his high school but the Newcastle coaching staff have developed him into a halfback for the young Knights.
Is he the man to eventually take over the reigns at the club? Check out his highlights and decide for yourself . . .