Parramatta Legends - Dennis Garlick
Monday, July 11 2011 @ 10:21 PM BST
Contributed by: Peter Thompson
Name: Dennis “Muncher” Garlick
Years Played for Parramatta: 25 Years
Number of First Grade Games: Nil, but not from wanting.
Number of Grade Games:350
The best thing about playing for Parramatta? Playing where you were born and great mateship of the people of Parramatta.
What do you remember about your Parramatta team mates? Love to be in the trenches with them and the social life after the game.
Who is the best player you have played with and why? Ray Price, the man never knew the word defeat.
Tell us about the best game you have played and why? Against St George at Cumberland Oval, scored a try and it was the only one I ever scored.
Rate your worst game and when? Too many to remember
What is your best memory about Parramatta? Being part of the 1986 Premiership side as assistant manager. Mates forever.
Junior Football Team: Merrylands
Senior Football Team: Parramatta
Tours: England twice and NewZealand twice
Favourite Coach: Paul Dalton
Date of birth: 11-9-49
First game of Rugby: 1969
Muncher has been associated with the club for over 42 years. Muncher’s blood is Two Blues in colour. There could not be a greater clubman. We salute you Dennis and honour your commitment on this very special day in “Back to Parra Day”.