Born in London; Hugo began his professional career at Bristol in 2000 and the fullback has won 59 caps for Scotland. He joined Wasps with Club experience in England, Scotland and France under his belt having previously played at Bristol Worcester, Edinburgh and Stade Francais.
The product of Eastbourne College made his international debut for Scotland in 2004 against Samoa and played in every match from his debut until injury put an end to his 30 game run in the 2007 Six Nations.
Southwell is also a keen cricketer.
He was coached at Eastbourne College by the former West Indian test cricketer John Shepherd. Having played three One Day matches for the Sussex Cricket Board as a batting all-rounder before deciding to concentrate on rugby.
Hugo became a very popular member of the side with fans and players alike and at the end of his first season he was awarded the Players Player of the Year after a fine and assured first year, captaining the side on many occasions.
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|04.05.2013||Match Report||Season fizzles out at Sale|
|03.05.2013||Club News||Wasps side to play Sale|
|21.04.2013||Match Report||Wasps downed by Exeter.|
|19.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to face Exeter Chiefs|
|12.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to face Leicester|
|05.04.2013||Match Report||Wasps outclassed by Leinster|
|04.04.2013||Club News||Wasps side to play Leinster|
|03.04.2013||Community||BA (Hons) Sports Management and Rugby Studies course at Bucks New University|
|30.03.2013||Match Report||Wasps go down to Saracens|
|28.03.2013||Club News||Wasps make four changes for Saracens|
|23.03.2013||Match Report||Heartbreaking defeat at home|
|22.03.2013||Club News||Palmer returns as Wasps host Saints|
|01.03.2013||Match Report||Wasps have to settle for a point at Sixways|
|27.02.2013||Club News||Team to play Worcester Warriors|
|24.02.2013||Club News||Wasps winning run halted by Irish|
|22.02.2013||Club News||London Wasps team to play London Irish|
|17.02.2013||Match Report||Wasps secure fine home win|
|15.02.2013||Club News||London Wasps side to face Gloucester|
|12.02.2013||Club News||Southwell: Tough schedule has sharpened the minds|
|09.02.2013||Match Report||Wasps grind out big win at the Stoop|
|07.02.2013||Club News||London Wasps name team for return to domestic action|
|26.01.2013||Match Report||Tigers too strong for battling Wasps|
|25.01.2013||Club News||Team to play Leicester Tigers|
|17.01.2013||Match Report||Wasps battle to one-point win|
|16.01.2013||Club News||London Wasps team to play Dragons|