Position SECOND ROW
DATE of Birth 04/1/2001
Wigan-born Josh attended St John Fisher High School where he took up rugby league at the age of thirteen. Following successful trials he joined the Vikings Scholarship programme and progressed through the Academy structure naming Ryan O’Brien, Head of Youth Performance, as the biggest influence to date on his fledgling career. Citing his first Senior contract as his career highlight to date ‘Wildey’ was forced to miss his call-up for England Under-16 trials through a displaced clavicle while his immediate ambition is to play regularly for the Vikings. Josh combines his rugby with a job with a Sales and Marketing company while away from rugby Josh follows most sports, especially snooker, and is a keen supporter of Manchester United.