Large Background Image
Lachlan Fitzgibbon Profile Image

Lachlan Fitzgibbon

2nd Row

Knights

Player Bio

Height:
192 cm
Weight:
107 kg
Age:
24
Date of Birth:
05 January 1994
Birthplace:
North Sydney, NSW
Nickname:
Fitz
Debut Club:
Newcastle Knights
Opposition:
St George Illawarra Dragons
Date:
02 August 2015
Round:
21
Previous Club:
-
Junior Club:
South Newcastle
Biography:
2017 was a breakout year for Lachlan, who consolidated his spot with the NRL side.

As a mainstay in the Club’s Reserve Grade side in 2016, the South Newcastle junior made his first NRL appearance for 2017 in Round 10 and went on to become the second highest try scorer for the Knights that season, with eight tries.

His signature locks and headband became a favourite with the fans while his hard work and dedication in the middle, earned him a two-year contract extension with the Club.

Lachlan is looking to establish himself as a regular in the back row in 2018.He has good recognition of space and runs good lines in attack.

Away from football, he’s working towards completing a Construction Management degree at the University of Newcastle.

Career

Appearances
35
Tries
15

2018 Season

Appearances
15

Scoring

Tries
6

Attack

Line Breaks
9
Line Break Assists
2

Passing

Offloads
6

Defence

Tackles Made
439
Tackle Efficiency

Running Metres

Average Running Metres
89.8
Total Running Metres
1347

Fantasy

Total Points
730
Average Points
48.7

2018 Season - By Round

2018 Season - By Round
Round Opponent Score Position Minutes Played Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Try Assists Linebreaks Tackle Breaks Post Contact Metres Offloads Receipts Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Hit Up Running Metres Kick Return Metres
1 Sea Eagles Won 19 - 18 2nd Row 89 1 - 4 - - 1 2 29 - 11 31 1 73 74 -
2 Raiders Won 28 - 30 2nd Row 80 1 - 4 - - 1 3 37 - 13 20 1 93 94 -
3 Roosters Lost 38 - 8 2nd Row 80 - - - - - - - 41 - 14 22 3 97 97 -
4 Dragons Lost 30 - 12 2nd Row 80 - - - - - - 1 22 1 9 30 1 58 48 -
5 Broncos Won 15 - 10 2nd Row 80 1 - 4 - - 2 9 43 - 8 26 2 116 100 16
6 Storm Lost 40 - 14 2nd Row 71 1 - 4 - - 2 5 55 - 16 21 1 133 109 8
7 Wests Tigers Won 20 - 22 2nd Row 80 - - - - 1 - 3 42 - 12 29 1 87 84 3
8 Sea Eagles Won 12 - 18 2nd Row 53 - - - - - - 5 32 - 9 25 4 80 68 -
9 Rabbitohs Lost 18 - 36 2nd Row 76 1 - 4 - - 1 4 48 - 12 37 - 104 104 -
10 Panthers Lost 18 - 29 2nd Row 80 - - - - - 1 4 30 3 8 36 - 73 73 -
11 Titans Lost 33 - 26 2nd Row 80 - - - 20 - - 1 31 1 13 41 4 67 68 -
12 Sharks Lost 10 - 48 2nd Row 80 1 - 4 - - 1 4 37 1 13 29 2 104 104 -
13 Eels Won 4 - 30 2nd Row 80 - - - - - - 4 41 - 11 28 2 108 104 -
14 Roosters Lost 16 - 18 2nd Row 80 - - - - - - 1 26 - 9 36 2 59 48 -
15 Storm Lost 10 - 28 2nd Row 73 - - - - - - 2 38 - 14 28 - 89 89 -

Career By Season

Career By Season
Year Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Knights 2015 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - - 12 3 5 5.70 - 9 9.0
Knights 2016 5 - 4 1 - 1 - 4 - - - 1 85 6 186 37.26 - 101 20.2
Knights 2017 14 4 10 - 29% 8 - 32 - - 8 6 380 21 986 70.44 7 640 45.7
Knights 2018 15 6 9 - 40% 6 - 24 20 1.32 9 6 439 24 1,347 89.81 28 730 48.7

Career Overall

Career Overall
Year Start Year End Played Won Lost Drawn Win % Tries Goals Points Kicking Metres Kicking Metres Average Linebreaks Offloads Tackles Made Missed Tackles Total Running Metres Average Running Metres Kick Return Metres Total Points Average Points
Knights 2015 2018 35 10 24 1 - 15 - 60 20 0.57 17 13 916 54 2,525 72.00 35 1,480 42.3

Latest

Team Mates