Eric Simms - South Sydney Player Report

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FG Player - 540

Representative Qualification
NSW Country

South Sydney First Grade Debut
1965 Rd17  v St George (21y 12d)

Previous Clubs
none

Date of Birth
2nd August 1945

South Sydney Junior Club
La Perouse

First Grade
                           Premiership :         ANZ & Aust Championship :             Midweek / State Cup :                 Pre-Season Comp :                            Tour
         M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts
1965     5   5   -   -  14/28   -   28 :                                 :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    -
1966    13  13   -   2  39/80   -   84 :                                 :                                 :   3   2  (1)  -   7/13   -   14 :   1   1   -   -   2/5    -    4
1967    24  24   -   3 100     12  233 :                                 :                                 :   3   2  (1)  -   9      -   18
1968    21  21   -   -  77     29  212 :   2   2   -   1  13      -   29 :                                 :   4   3  (1)  -  10      -   20
1969    24  24   -   1 112     19  265 :                                 :                                 :   6   6   -   1  23      3   55
1970    22  22   -   3  96     20  241 :                                 :                                 :   5   5   -   -  24      -   48
1971    18  18   -   3  88      1  186 :                                 :                                 :   3   3   -   -   9      -   18
1972    20  20   -   2  81      2  170 :                                 :                                 :   6   6   -   -  18      -   36
1973    16  16   -   2  62      1  131 :                                 :                                 :   4   4   -   -  15      -   30
1974    22  22   -   2  66      -  138 :                                 :   2   2   -   -   5/9    -   10 :   6   6   -   2  12      -   30
1975    21  21   -   5  68      2  153 :                                 :   2   2   -   -   1/8    -    2 :   1   1   -   -   3      -    6
 
TOTAL  206 206   -  23 803     86 1841 :   2   2   -   1  13      -   29 :   4   4   -   -   6/17   -   12 :  41  38  (3)  3 130      3  275 :   1   1   -   -   2/5    -    4

SS FG  254 251  (3) 27 954     89 2159 

Lower Grades                                                             : Juniors
                        Reserve  Grade :                     Third Grade :                  Presidents Cup :                Jersey Flegg Cup
Year     M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts
1962                                   :                                 :                                 :   1   1   -   -   -      -    -
1964                                   :                                 :   1   1   -   -   5      -   10
1965     1   -  (1)  -   2      -    4 :   6   6   -   3  20      -   49 :   4   4   -   2  20      -   46
1966     5   5   -   3  18      -   45 :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1967     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1968     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1969     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1970     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1971     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1972     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1973     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1974     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :
1975     -   -   -   -   -      -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -    - :

TOTAL    6   5  (1)  3  20      -   49 :   6   6   -   3  20      -   49 :   5   5   -   2  25      -   56 :   1   1   -   -   -      -    -

South Sydney Senior(FG/RG/3G) Grade Career
                           Premiership :                     All Matches
         M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :   M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts
CAREER 218 217  (1) 29 843     86 1939 : 266 262  (4) 33 994     89 2257

Captaincy Record

never

Suspensions

Year       Grade v        Wk CHARGE
never

Player Awards

Year  Award
1968 - Clive Churchill Medal(Grand Final Player of the Match)
1968 - TCN9 / Telegrah Player of the Year
1975 - South Sydney DRLFC Life Membership
2001 - Australian Indigenous Team of the Century
2008 - Australian Indigenous Team of the Century
2012 - Randwick Council Hall of Fame

Representative Honours at South Sydney

Domestic                                   CvC / Interstate :                       Tourists :                          Other
                              M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :  M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :  M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts
Sydney City II       1968     1   1   -   -   3      -    6 :                                :
New South Wales      1968     1   1   -   -   6      1   14 :                                :
Sydney City          1969     1   1   -   -   4      1    6 :                                :

TOTAL                         3   3   -   -  13      2   30

Internationals                                        Tests :                          Other
                              M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts :  M   S   R   T   G/A   FG  Pts
Australia            1968,70  8   8   -   1  37      5   87 : 

TOTAL                         8   8   -   1  37      5   87

ALL REPS                     11  11   -   1  50      7  117

Year Pos  Team                 Versus               Match         T  G/A  FG
1968 Flbk Sydney City II       NSW Country II                     -  3/3   -
1968 Flbk Australia            Great Britain        RLWC1968      -  8/9   -
1968 Flbk Australia            New Zealand          RLWC1968      -  6/8   2
1968 Flbk Australia            France               RLWC1968      -  5/9   -
1968 Flbk Australia            France               RLWC1968 F    -  4/8   -
1968 Flbk New South Wales      Queensland           3rd Match     -  6     1

1969 5/8  Sydney City          NSW Country                        -  4     1

1970 Flbk Australia            New Zealand          RLWC1970      1  9/10  1
1970 Flbk Australia            Great Britain        RLWC1970      -  -/3   1
1970 Flbk Australia            France               RLWC1970      -  3     -
1970 Flbk Australia            Great Britain        RLWC1970 F    -  2/4   1


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