Jacob "Hosty" Host - South Sydney Player Report

Second Row

FG Player - 1164

Host was a member of 2021 Grand Final team with South Sydney.

Host made his way to South Sydney from St George-Illawarra after being a New South Wales junior, Australiaon Schoolboy and Junior Kangaroo representative. He followed his former Illawarra Cutters coach Jason Demetriou to South Sydney. He made his South Sydney first grade premiership debut in the 2021 Round 1 clash against Melbourne at the Melbourne Rectangular Stadium.

Host is a defensive second rower.

Playing - Height / Weight
           190cm / 104kg

Representative Qualification
NSW City

Date of Birth
Padstow - 3rd September 1996

Previous Clubs                             First Grade :          Lower Grades :               Juniors
                                       M  T  G  FG  Pt :       M  T  G  FG  Pt :       M  T  G  FG  Pt
St George             (2012)                           :                       : U16   .  1  6   -  16
St George             (2013)                           :                       : U18   .  -  4   -   8
St George-Illawarra   (2014-16)                        : NYC  34 11  -   -  44
Illawarra             (2016-17)                        : NSWC 22  6  -   -  24
St George-Illawarra   (2016-20) NRL   51  5  -   -  20 : NSWC 18  3  -   -  18

Previous Rep Honours                   M  T   G FG  Pt
New South Wales U16s  (2012)           1  -   -  -   -
New South Wales U18s  (2014)           1  -   -  -   -
Australian Schoolboys (2014)
Junior Kangaroos      (2016)           1  -   -  -   - 
NSW City Origin       (2017)                           (Squad)

Previous Awards
St George-Illawarra NYC Player of the Year (2015)
NSWRL NSW Cup Team of the Year - Interchange (2016)

Playing Career at South Sydney (1921-23)

South Sydney First Grade Debut
2021 Rd01  MRSt v Melbourne(24y 189d)

Contracted Until
End of 2025

First Grade
                               Premiership :                Pre-Season Challenge
         M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :   M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts
2021    21   5 (16)  1   -      -   -    4
2022     8   1  (7)  -   -      -   -    -
2023    17  15  (2)  3   -      -   -   12 :   2   2   -   -   -      -   -    -

TOTAL   46  21 (25)  4   -      -   -   16 :   2   2   -   -   -      -   -    -

SS FG   48  23 (25)  4   -      -   -   16

Lower Grades
                          (RG) Premiership :             (RG) State Championship
Year     M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :   M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts
2021     2   2   -   -   -      -   -    - :
2022     -   -   -   -   -      -   -    - :
2023     -   -   -   -   -      -   -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -   -    -

TOTAL    2   2   -   -   -      -   -    - :   -   -   -   -   -      -   -    -

South Sydney Senior(FG/RG/3G) Grade Career
                               Premiership :                                 Cup :                         All Matches
         M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :   M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :   M   S   I   T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts
CAREER  48  23 (25)  4   -      -   -   16 :   2   2   -   -   -      -   -    - :  50  25 (25)  4   -      -   -   16 

Match Statistics at South Sydney

Versus - First Grade                       : Lower Grades
                          (FG) Premiership :       (RG) Premiership
                     T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :  T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts
Canterbury           2   -      -   -    8 :
Melbourne            1   -      -   -    4 :
St Geo-Ill           1   -      -   -    4 :
Syd Rstrs            1   -      -   -    4 :

Venues  - First Grade                      : Lower Grades
                          (FG) Premiership :       (RG) Premiership
                     T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts :  T   G/A   FG 2FG  Pts
StAu                 1   -      -   -    4 :
Koga                 1   -      -   -    4 :
LngS                 1   -      -   -    4 :
Robi                 1   -      -   -    4 :
SFS2                 1   -      -   -    4 :

2021                                                                   First Grade Statistics     :                                                                       Lower Grade Statistics
                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG     :                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG
ChSh  SRow #12 St Geo-Ill Mudg W 62  19  -  -  -  -  13   -  133  -  1   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd01  SRow #11 Melbourne  MRSt L 64  28  -  -  2  -   8   -   66  2  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd02  18th     Manly                                                                              :
Rd03  18th     Syd Rstrs                                                                          : RG   SRow #11 Norths     StAu L 80  27  1  1  1  -  10   1   92  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -
Rd04  18th     Canterbury                                                                         : RG   SRow #11 Mt Prtchrd Aubr W 80  19  -  -  2  -  12   -  152  1  1   -  -  -  -     -   -
Rd05  SRow #11 Brisbane   StAu W 70  39  -  1  -  -   8   -   99  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd06  SRow #11 Wests-Tig  StAu W 60  28  -  -  1  -   9   -   78  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd07  Int  #18 Gold Coast Robi W 41  18  -  1  -  -   6   -   47  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd08  Int  #16 Canberra   Bruc W 43  16  1  -  -  -  10   -  103  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd12  Int  #12 Parramatta StAu W 57  27  -  -  1  -  11   -  102  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd14  SRow #12 Newcastle  StAu W 73  30  -  -  7  -  10   -   87  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd15  Int  #17 Brisbane   LngS W 62  25  1  1  1  1  11   -  119  1  1   -  1  -  -     -   -     :
Rd16  Int  #17 Wests-Tig  Leic W 49  19  -  -  3  -   4   -   32  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd17  Int  #15 Nth Qld    NISC W 55  18  -  -  1  -   7   -   77  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd18  Int  #17 Canterbury Robi W 49  23  1  -  -  -   5   -   58  1  -   -  -  1  -     -   -     :
Rd19  Int  #15 Warriors   SunS W 58  17  1  -  2  -   7   -   82  -  -   1  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd20  Int  #17 St Geo-Ill LngS W 67  16  -  -  2  -   7   -   90  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd21  Int  #15 Parramatta Robi W 61  19  -  -  1  -   8   -   70  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd22  Int  #15 Gold Coast Robi W 61  26  -  -  -  -   9   -   92  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd23  Int  #15 Penrith    LngS L 35  16  -  -  5  -   3   -   36  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd24  Int  #15 Syd Rstrs  LngS W 41  16  -  -  2  -   9   -   83  -  1   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd25  SRow #12 St Geo-Ill SunS W 75  42  1  -  1  -  11   -  104  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
MPSF  Int  #15 Penrith    NQSt W 42  11  -  -  1  -   7   -   66  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
mPF   Int  #15 Manly      LngS W 24   8  -  -  1  -   5   -   30  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
GF    Int  #15 Penrith    LngS L 48  19  -  -  4  -   5   -   40  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :

2021 TOTALS                    1135 461  5  3 35  1 160   - 1561  7  2   1  1  1  -     -   -     :                                160  46  1  1  3  -  22   1  244  1  1   -  -  -  -     -   - 

2021 FG Average Minutes          -  54.0
2021 FG Average Tackles (80 min) -  32.5
2021 FG Average Runs    (80 min) -  11.3
2021 FG Average Meters per run   -   9.8m
2021 FG Tackling Ability         -  92.9%

2022                                                                   First Grade Statistics     :                                                                       Lower Grade Statistics
                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG     :                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG
ChSh  Int  #17 St Geo-Ill Mudg L 62  28  -  -  5  -   6   -   53  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd01  Int  #14 Brisbane   LngS L 52  19  -  -  2  -   9   -   69  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd02  Int  #14 Melbourne  MRSt L 59  22  -  -  -  -  11   1   88  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd03  Int  #14 Syd Rstrs  StAu W 62  24  -  -  1  -   7   -   76  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd04  Int  #14 Penrith    Penr L 79  38  -  -  1  -  13   -  108  1  1   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd05  Int  #15 St Geo-Ill StAu W 60  24  -  1  1  -  15   -  149  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd06  Int  #15 Canterbury StAu W 64  18  2  -  -  -   8   -   70  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd07  Int  #15 Wests-Tig  WSS  L 33  10  -  -  3  -   1   -   10  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd10  SRow #12 Warriors   LngS W  1   2  -  -  -  -   -   -    -  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :

2022 TOTALS                     410 157  2  1  8  -  64   1  570  3  1   -  -  -  -     -   -     :

2022 FG Average Minutes          -  51.3
2022 FG Average Tackles (80 min) -  30.6
2022 FG Average Runs    (80 min) -  12.5
2022 FG Average Meters per run   -   8.9m
2022 FG Tackling Ability         -  95.2%

2023                                                                      First Grade Statistics     :                                                                          Lower Grade Statistics
                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LA LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG     :                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LA LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG
Pre01 LSRw #12 Manly      Gosf L 40  16  -  -  2  -  -   6   -   55  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   - (c) :
Pre02 LSRw #16 St Geo-Ill Mudg W 47  15  -  1  3  -  -   5   -   50  2  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd04  LSRw #12 Manly      StAu W 27  17  -  -  -  -  -   5   -   43  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd05  LSRw #12 Melbourne  StAu L 40  20  1  -  3  -  -  11   -   98  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd06  LSRw #12 Canterbury StAu W 75  21  1  -  1  -  1   9   -   95  -  -   -  1  1  -     -   -     :
Rd07  LSRw #12 Dolphins   LngS W 61  29  -  -  3  -  -  14   -  138  -  1   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd08  LSRw #12 Penrith    StAu W 25  11  -  -  4  -  -   3   -   21  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd09  LSRw #12 Brisbane   LngS W 54  22  1  -  1  -  -   9   -   73  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd10  LSRw #12 Melbourne  LngS W 69  19  -  -  3  -  1  12   -  116  2  -   -  -  1  -     -   -     :
Rd11  LRow #12 Wests-Tig  StAu W 71  36  1  -  -  -  -   9   -   81  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd12  Int  #12 Parramatta SFS2 L 52  19  -  -  1  -  -   4   -   31  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd13  LSRw #12 Canberra   StAu L 57  25  -  -  4  -  -   8   -   74  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd14  LSRw #12 Gold Coast Robi W 80  32  1  -  3  -  -  12   -  121  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd15  LSRw #12 St Geo-Ill Koga L 34  12  -  -  -  -  1   3   -   22  1  -   -  -  1  -     -   -     :
Rd17  LSRw #20 Nth Qld    StAu L 80  36  2  -  2  -  -   9   -   87  -  2   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd18  Suspended                                                                                      :
Rd19  Suspended                                                                                      :
Rd21  Int  #17 Brisbane   SunS L 33   8  -  -  1  -  -   8   -   63  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd22  LSRw #12 Wests-Tig  Tamw W 57  18  -  -  4  -  -   9   -   77  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd24  LSRw #12 St Geo-Ill Crns W 57  27  -  -  1  -  1  10   -  115  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd25  LSRw #12 Newcastle  NISC L 59  28  -  -  3  -  -   8   -   76  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :

2023 TOTALS                     931 380  7  - 34  -  4 143   - 1331  5  3   -  1  3  -     -   -     :

2023 FG Average Minutes          -  54.8
2023 FG Average Tackles (80 min) -  32.7
2023 FG Average Runs    (80 min) -  12.3
2023 FG Average Meters per run   -   9.3m
2023 FG Tackling Ability         -  91.8%

2024                                                                      First Grade Statistics     :                                                                          Lower Grade Statistics
                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LA LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG     :                                Min Tac Pe 6A MT LA LB  Rn  DR    m Er OL   K TA  T  G    FG 2FG
Pre01 Int  #15 St Geo-Ill Koga W 48  26  -  -  -  -  -  10   -   99  -  1   -  -  1  -     -   -     :
Rd01  Int  #15 Manly      LVgs L 26   4  -  -  2  -  -   4   -   29  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd03  RSRw #12 Syd Rstrs  SFS2 L 80  29  -  -  4  -  1  13   -   95  1  1   1  -  1  -     -   -     :
Rd04  LSRw #12 Canterbury StAu W 80  30  -  -  2  -  -  10   -   91  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd05  LSRw #12 Warriors   StAu L 80  36  -  -  3  -  -   7   -   61  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd06  LSRw #12 Cronulla   StAu L 76  26  -  -  4  -  -  16   -  152  -  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :
Rd08  LSRw #12 Melbourne  MRSt L 80  26  -  -  2  -  -  10   -   78  1  -   -  -  -  -     -   -     :

Captaincy Record at South Sydney

South Sydney First Grade Captaincy Debut
2023 Pre01 v Manly-Warringah (27y - Pre-Season Challenge)

     First Grade
Year Premiership(  W- D-L      %) : Other(  W- D-L      %)
2023                              :     1(  0- 0-1     0%)

TOTAL                             :     1(  0- 0-1     0%) 

SS CAREER      1(  0- 0-1     0%) 

Suspension Record at South Sydney

Year       Grade  v            Fine Wk CO  Ldg G CHARGE
2023 Rd17  FG     Nth Qld         -  2  -    - 2 Shoulder Charge

Sin Bins

Year       Grade v          CHARGE
2021 Rd08  FG    Canberra   10SB Professional Foul

Player Awards

Year  Award
2022 - Bob McCarthy South Sydney Clubman of the Year

Representative Honours at South Sydney

Domestic
none

International
none

Player News

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