DATE OF BIRTH 15/07/2002
Born in Warrington, Daniel attended Hope Academy in Newton-le-Willows and began playing rugby with Newton Storm before moving on to Halton Farnworth Hornets in the Under-12 age group. From there, he joined the Vikings’ Scholarship programme and progressed through the Academy structure. ‘Hilly’ names the support of his family as the biggest influence on his fledgling career while appearing in the Under-14 and Under-16 National Cup Finals for the Hornets form his playing highlights to date. The Lancashire Under-18 representative has a First Team debut as his immediate ambition with a long-term goal to play at the highest level possible. Combining his rugby with his role at Ansell Lighting Daniel enjoys playing golf and is a keen supporter of Manchester United.