Player Profile: Lachlan Lewis
Name: Lachlan Lewis
Junior Club: Souths Logan
Birthplace: Brisbane, QLD
What do you like to do away from football?
Away from football I like to spend time down at the beach.
What was your first job?
My first job was a waiter/barista.
What are your goals in Rugby League?
My goal in rugby league is to play NRL and play State of Origin.
What do you love about Rugby League?
The thing I love most about rugby league is the competitive environment.
Who has been the biggest influence on your career?
The biggest influence on my career has been my dad.
What is your earliest league memory?
My earliest memory in Rugby League was tackling rolling tyres with my grandfather.
What is your best moment in league so far?
My best moment in rugby league to date was playing for the Queensland Under 20s in 2016.
Best piece of advice you have been given?
Always put your head in the right spot when tackling.
What advice would you give to a young rugby league player?
Enjoy the game.
Who is the player you looked up to as a kid and why?
The player I most looked up to was Cooper Cronk. He is the ultimate professional.
Favourite sportsman and why?
My favourite sportsman is Muhammad Ali. His self-confidence and self-worth was unmatched.
What can’t you live without?
What is the TV show you never miss?
The TV show I can’t miss is Suits.
What is on your bucket list?
Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef.
If you could play another sport, what would it be?
I would love to play golf.
If you weren’t playing league, what would you be doing?
If I wasn’t playing league I would be studying a bachelor of engineering.
How would you like to be remembered at the end of your career?
I would love to be remembered as a great sportsman and a role model.