Featherstone snap up Wakefield hooker Ellis

WAKEFIELD Wildcats hooker Andy Ellis has joined Championship neighbours Featherstone Rovers on a one-month’s loan that begins this week.

Monday, 14th May 2012, 7:19 am

The 27-year-old former Harlequins, Barrow and Hull KR player (pictured) joined the Wildcats this season but has made only two appearances.

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“Game time has been hard to come by for Andy,” said Wakefield coach Richard Agar.

“We see this as a great opportunity to get some time out on the field in a good side and help him strengthen his claims for a place when he returns.”

Rovers coach Daryl Powell added: “We are delighted to welcome Andy to Featherstone. He is a quality addition to our squad and will provide competition for places at a crucial time of the season.”