Mitch Buckett joins the Rabbitohs in 2013 from Queensland Cup side the Sunshine Coast Sea Eagles. He's a tall centre with good pace and is looking to force his way into the Rabbitohs backline. When playing on the Sunshine Coast, he had his own supporter group called 'The Buckett Heads'.
Junior club: Caboolture Snakes
Place of birth: Redcliffe, QLD
First grade debut: Yet to make NRL debut
Rabbitohs debut: Yet to make Rabbitohs debut
What do you like to do outside of football: Go to the beach, play cricket.
Education: Completed school and carpentry apprenticeship.
What are your goals in Rugby League: To play consistent NRL.
What's the best advice you've received from someone: Never let an opportunity or occasion seem too much.
What was your first job: Cook at a fast food outlet.
Favourite book: Cinderella Man.
Favourite song/album on your iPod: Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Can't Stop
What is your favourite place to go on holiday: Rainbow Beach or Fraser Island
Where is one place in the world you want to go, but are yet to travel to: America
Do you have any pre-game rituals or superstitions: I put my jersey on at the last minute.
Which meal do you cook best: Spaghetti Bolognese.
What could you not live without: Constant food.
What was your best subject at school: PE.
What was your worst subject at school: Religion.
If you were not a footballer what would you be doing: A carpenter.
Earliest football memory: In under 9s I scored six tries.
Best moment in your Rugby League career so far: Scoring a hat trick in my QLD Cup debut.
Moment that changed your career: The last four games of 2011. Before those games I was going to quit.
What advice do you have for junior Rugby League players: Believe it's possible. You don't need to play junior reps to make the NRL.
Which of the young players at the Rabbitohs has the most potential and why: Aaron Gray.
What's on your bucket list? (Barbara V. – Member # 38394): To travel the world.
Who is the most inspirational player or person on your career and how have they positively affected your football? (Kortlee M. – Member # 2351): Adam Mogg.
What is your greatest achievement outside of Rugby league so far? (Steve W. - Member # 28030): Finishing my apprenticeship.
Of all the past South Sydney players, who are the top three you would liked to have played with? (Drew S. – Member # 36922): I've picked a top two...Clive Churchill and Bob McCarthy.
What transforms a group of athletes into a strong united team? (Bill K. – Member # 27210): Trust.
Who is your favourite South Sydney player of all time (Carl H. – Member # 3002): Clive Churchill.
What does it mean to you to wear the red and green of South Sydney (John G. – Member # 29026): It has a long history and it is a privilege to be a part of it.
Who were your favourite players when you were a kid (Nik J. – Member # 1914): Darren Lockyer.
What would winning Souths' 21st premiership mean to you (Philip C. – Member # 14140): I've never been in a Grand Final. To win a premiership would be awesome.
At the end of your football career, what would you like to be remembered for as a Rabbitohs player? (Anthony D. - Member # 12410): Someone who took every chance.