NATIONAL YOUTH 7s

National Youth 7s Championships were held in Ballymore, Queensland over the weekend 9th -10th of December.

Boys Scores:

New South Wales Blue def SA 51-0;

Victoria def SA 26-7 with try scored by Dom Chapple;

National Indigenous def SA 15-7 with try scored by Dom Chapple;

Queensland White def SA 36-0

SA def Northern Territory 33-10 with try scorers being Magnus Illman x3, James Darby x1, Tyrone Smith x1 and Costa Haratsaris converting.

Coach: Henry Bradford, Sankha de Livera; Manager: Adam Priestly

Costa Haratsaris, Jack Johns, Kiru Brown, Tyrone Smith, Harrison Dix, Magnus Illman, Max Priestly, Sam Rowe, Jack Hinds, Jordan Essau, James Darby, Dominic Chapple

Girls Scores:

New South Wales Blue def SA 47-0;

Western Australia def SA 44-0;

Victoria def SA 48-0;

Queensland White def SA 48-0

Northern Territory def SA 12-5 with try scored by Alice Priestly.

Only 3 of these girls have had exposure to Rugby XVs and the rest never have played 7s at a National level. There is much to look forward to, watching these girls grow and develop.

Coach: Matt Mooney, Manager: Leesa Kenny; Trainer: Claire Donaldson

Sarah Turner, Nicky Bell, Annabel Thomas, Alice Priestly, Sophia Stouraitis, Lauren Payne, Jane Afeaki, Mila Calitz, Phillipa Robbins, Maggie O’Callaghan, Alecia Pienaar, Emma Hunt