Kerry Hawkes
Nickname: Rambo (at school) my only nickname really,
maybe Hawkeye or Hawksie


Previous Clubs:

Awakeri juniors, Whakatane juniors
Edgecumbe (BOP Div 1 & 2)
Kawerau (BOP Div 1, Bluebird Northern league Div 1)
Claudelands Rovers (Northern League Div 2)
Ngaruawahia (Northern League Div 1)
Eastern City (Waikato Div 2)


Career Highlights so far
:
Playing well for Ngaruawahia in winning Chatham Cup quarter final v Bay Olympic.
Playing in Chatham Cup semifinal.
Captaining Whakatane High School to 2nd place in NZ Secondary Schools tournament


Ambitions
: To find a team in New Zealand which plays a good short passing game.

Worst moments
:
Backpassing for Shaun Auckram to intercept and score against us (Awakeri) in Under-13s.
The freezing cold subs bench, going down 2 - 0 in Chatham Cup semi.


Favourite players
: Gheorgie Hagi, Michael McGarry, Tinoi Christie

Favourite teams
: Edgecumbe, New Zealand All Whites
Interests outside of football: Singing, dancing


Viewpoint
:
So much soccer talent goes to waste in New Zealand as ineffective scouting mechanisms are in place.
I hope the All Whites win a game in the Confederations' Cup!
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