Jarrod McCracken

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Player No. 561
Nickname
Position Centre, Wing
Contract 1995
Height 187cm (6' 2")
Weight 100kg (220lbs)
DOB 27th Mar 1970
Origin Auckland, New Zealand
Debut Vs Balmain - 17th Mar 1991
Dog Years (5) 1991 , 1992 , 1993 , 1994 , 1995
Rep Caps New Zealand(15),
Other Clubs Parramatta, Wests Tigers
Junior Club Glenora - Auckland, New Zealand

Biography Jarrod McCracken joined Canterbury in 1991 as a winger. Jarrod is the son of New Zealand Test winger Ken McCracken.

Jarrod started in first grade against Balmain and soon moved to centre. He played for New Zealand in his initial season but missed the end of season due to suspension. Jarrod was to play 22 Tests for New Zealand from 1991 to 1999, including one match as captain in 1998.

In 1992, Jarrod's season was interrupted by injury but he returned in 1993 to play in the Preliminary Final against Brisbane.

In 1994, Jarrod played in the Grand Final against Canberra and in 1995, he played most of the season before he was relegated before the finals for Brett Dallas.
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Career Stats
Grade Year Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
1 1991 16 5 0 0 20
1 1992 12 2 0 0 8
1 1993 16 4 0 0 16
1 1994 20 7 0 0 28
1 1995 16 6 0 0 24
Total: 80 24 0 0 96
Average (per year): 16 4.8 0 0 19.2
Average (per game): 0.3 0 0 1.2

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Total - All Grades
  Years Games Tries Goals F Goals Points
Total: 5 84 28 0 0 112
Average (per year): 16.8 5.6 0 0 22.4
Average (per game): 0.3 0 0 1.3

Data provided by Clint Crofts