Exciting young Centre Lewis Galbraith has joined the club for the 2018 season.

After 2 years playing in Australia for Sarina Crocodiles Lewis joined Rochdale Hornets in 2016 and has impressed during his time at Rochdale, with a number of clubs showing an interest in the 23 year old.

Batley Head Coach Matt Diskin has been tracking the player for a while and is delighted to finally get his man “Lewis is an exciting young player who will fit superbly. He’s an outstanding athlete with great agility and a great addition to the squad”

Lewis himself is also thrilled at the move to the Fox’s Biscuits Stadium “I’m really looking forward to the next chapter of my career and testing myself and developing here at Batley. I’ve had a great welcome and can’t wait to get going”