Billy Johnstone

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Player No. 468
Nickname
Position Hooker
Contract 1986
Height
Weight
DOB 26th Oct 1958
Origin
Debut Vs Roosters - 19th Mar 1983
Dog Years (4) 1983 , 1984 , 1985 , 1986
Rep Caps
Other Clubs St George, Seagulls
Junior Club Cunnamulla

Biography Billy Johnstone joined Canterbury in 1983 as a hooker.

Billy was promoted to first grade against Easts (Roosters) ahead of Pat English and became the regular hooker for the next four seasons. He played in the 1983 Preliminary Final against Parramatta.

In 1984, Billy played most of the season in first grade but was relegated for Mark Bugden shortly before the finals.

Billy returned to first grade in 1985 and played in the 1985 Premiership winning team against St George.

In 1986, the hooking role alternated between Billy and Mark Bugden and Billy missed out on the finals.
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Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1983 26 3 0 0 12
1 1984 19 0 0 0 0
1 1985 22 3 0 0 12
1 1986 15 1 0 0 4
Total: 82 7 0 0 28
Average (per year): 20.5 1.8 0 0 7
Average (per game): 0.1 0 0 0.3

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 4 106 11 0 0 44
Average (per year): 26.5 2.8 0 0 11
Average (per game): 0.1 0 0 0.4

Data provided by Clint Crofts