The Monaro Colts started their season as the sides in the Andrew Johns Cup (Under 16’s) and Laurie Daley Cup (Under 18’s) played the Illawarra South Coast Dragons in Bega.
Although the Monaro side suffered defeat against the Dragons in the U16’s match, the Colts scored seven tries to claim a win in the U18’s fixture.
Illawarra South Coast Dragons 20 (J Turla, J Wolhar, L Lynch, B Tooth tries; J Patterson 2 goals) def. Monaro Colts 4 (J Potter tries)
Monaro Colts 36 (T Stewart 3, A Marshall, R Dodson, H Bruce, J Williams tries; T Stewart 4 goals) def. Illawarra South Coast Dragons 10 (M Heffernan, A Bowman tries; J Brisbane goal)