Home town: Newcastle
Favourite sport (other than league): Basketball
Pets: My dog
Favourite dish to cook: Pasta
GOAL FOR 2012: Do my best
The Cowboys signed Moses Pangai from Wests Tigers where he played five games as a 16-year-old in the inaugural Toyota Cup competition in 2008.
He was instantly a hit in North Queensland being an ever-present in 2009 and ended a four-year career as an under-20s player with a grand final appearance and a match for the Junior Kangaroos at the end of the 2011 season. All up, Pangai played 73 NYC matches and scored 27, including one hat-trick.
Highlight: NYC Grand Final 2011
Favourite player of all time: Justin Hodges
Most respected opponent: Peter Mata'utia
Biggest lesson league has taught you: Team work