Jets well represented in the Intrust Super Premiership NSW Team of the Year

Newtown Jets utility player Kenny Niko (with the ball) is a great example of the splendid developmental work undertaken by the Newtown RLFC coaching staff every year. Corin Smith and Matt McIlwrick are in the background. Kenny is a product of the Hawkes Bay region on the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island. Photo: Gary Sutherland Photography

A proud achievement for our club – Josh Cleeland, Kurt Capewell and Matt McIlwrick have all won selection in the NSWRL Intrust Super Premiership NSW

In what is most certainly a high-level recognition of the Newtown Jets first-rate ISP NSW season, three Jets team members have won representation in the prestigious ISP NSW Team of the Year.

The three players are Josh Cleeland, Kurt Capewell and Matt McIlwrick. Their names and performances are synonymous with the high standards reached by the Newtown Jets club during the 2016 season.

You can read more about Josh, Kurt and Matt on this link from the NSWRL website:

Here are all the details for the upcoming Newtown RLFC Annual Presentation Dinner:

Newtown Rugby League Football Club

2016 Presentation Dinner

Wednesday, 5th October 2016

Petersham RSL Club, 7 Regent Street, Petersham.

7.00pm for 7.30pm.

$65.00 per head

RSVP: Friday, 30th September

Contacts:; 0447 046 516; 0412 712 612.

Here are all the photographic links from last Sunday night at Leichhardt Oval:

Gary Sutherland:

Mario Facchini:

Mike Magee:

How the match was reported in this week’s Cooks River Valley Times (Wednesday, 21st Sept, pages 19 and 20, plus there’s a great post-match shot by Mike Magee:

Here are the match highlights as supplied by the NSWRL:

There’s a great article on the Newtown Jets by Matt Cleary in this week’s issue of Big League Magazine (Thursday, 22nd September, Finals Week 3, page 24.)

In your local newsagents now.