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Good Sorts: Meet the young First XV manager winning on and off the rugby pitch

Hutt Valley High School's First XV team manager and former student Daniel Peckston knows how to keep things running from the sideline - and beyond.

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Hutt Valley High players see former student Daniel Peckston like another dad with how well he takes care of the team. Source: 1 NEWS

From keeping players hydrated to fundraising for new uniforms, he's a manager who goes the extra mile for his team and the love of the game.

His passion and skills as a manager saw him recognised as tonight’s Good Sort.

“He sorts out everything for us. He’s like a Dad to us,” one player said.

Watch the video above to learn more about Peckston’s inspiring efforts both on and off the field.