The NSW Rugby League has today announced the NSW Under-16 squad to take on the Under-16 Pasifika side at Belmore Sports Ground on Saturday 28 July.
Named in the squad is Queanbeyan Blues and Canberra Raiders junior Jack Williams.
The NSW-Pasifika clash will be the first meeting between the two sides, with the match-up giving more emerging players the opportunity to represent their state and heritage.
NSW will be looking to build upon their Under-16 Origin win over Queensland at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium on 15 July with the 28-14 win being a third-straight victory for the Blues in the annual interstate fixture.
The team will assemble on Friday (27 July) under the guidance of coach Scott Jones, assisted by NSW True Blue Phil Bailey.
They will conduct a training session at NSWRL Centre of Excellence Field on Friday (27 July).
The full NSW Under-16 Squad is:
|First Name||Last Name||Club|
|Kynan||English||Western Suburbs Magpies|
|Tolutau||Koula||Manly Warringah Sea Eagles|
|Samuel||Pinomi||Manly Warringah Sea Eagles|
|Nick||Russell||North Sydney Bears|
Coach: Scott Jones