Member for Penrith Stuart Ayres today congratulated Luke Lewis on his appointment as Captain of the Penrith Panthers NRL team for the 2012 season.
\”Luke Lewis is an asset to Panthers and the Penrith community.\” Mr Ayres said today.
\”In addition to his talents as a football player, Luke Lewis has the discipline, commitment and leadership skills required to lead the Panthers in an exciting new season.
\”Having seen Luke in action and worked with him through his roles in supporting community causes, including as a White Ribbon Day Ambassador and as a Friend of the McGrath Foundation I am already impressed by his drive and commitment.
\”As a committed Panthers supporter, I am encouraged by his selection and look forward to the success of the Panthers in 2012.\”