Saturday’s match at Henson Park between the Jets and Magpies is of great importance to both clubs. Depending on other 24th Round results, Newtown can finish as high as second on the Intrust Super Premiership competition table, or as low as fifth. Both Newtown and Wests are striving for a top four finish and the coveted double-chance in the finals.
The Newtown-Western Suburbs match is being televised live by Channel Nine and please note that this match kicks off at 1.00pm.
NSWRL Intrust Super Premiership NSW – 24th Round
Saturday, 25th August 2018
Newtown (3rd place, 28 points) versus Western Suburbs (5th place, 28 points)
Saturday is the annual Reunion Day for the Newtown RLFC.
This is also the deciding match in the 2018 Tom Raudonikis Cup series. Newtown defeated Wests 23-22 in the first leg on the 26th May (Round 12) at Lidcombe Oval.
The match is being televised live on Channel Nine, and it is also being broadcast live by Steele Sports on: www.steelesports.com.au
Newtown’s team for Saturday is:
Will Kennedy, Matt Evans, Aaron Gray, Reubenn Rennie, Sione Katoa, Jack A. Williams, Kyle Flanagan, Billy Magoulias, Briton Nikora, Anthony Moraitis, Wes Lolo, Blayke Brailey, Jimmy Jolliffe.
Interchange: Ryan King, Bessie Aufaga-Toomaga, Matthew Jurd, Malakai Houma.
Coach: Greg Matterson.
The Western Suburbs team is:
Dylan Smith, Harrison O’Toole, Braden Robson (Capt), Sam McIntyre, Lucas Price, Tyson Gamble, Tuimoala Lolohea, Thomas Mikaele, Chris McQueen, Robert Rochow, Joseph Ratuvakacereivalu, Pita Godinet, Cowen Epere.
Interchange: Bayley Sironen, Alexander Seyfarth, Benjamin Seufale, Tim Grant, Connelly Lemuelu, Kurt Aldridge.
Coach: Brett Hodgson.
Referees: Todd Smith and Adam Cassidy.
Touch Judges: Cameron Paddy and Cameron Mitchell.
Following the Newtown-Western Suburbs ISP NSW match, there will be a Ron Massey Cup fixture between Glebe-Burwood and Wentworthville being played at Henson Park at 3.00pm.
Glebe-Burwood (aka the Glebe Dirty Reds) is Newtown’s official partnership club in the Ron Massey Cup competition.
The Glebe Dirty Reds need to win this match to ensure a top four finish.
Once again the Newtown Jets are turning on a first-class Father’s Day offer!
This year there is a special Father’s Day Gift Pack.
Please go to this link for details: https://www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au/
For $60 and postage the offer includes:
A Bluebags Forever t-shirt, a True Blue Jets Trucker’s Cap, as well as a free t-shirt valued at $25 with every Father’s Day Gift Pack purchase;
PLUS … every Father’s Day Gift Pack purchase will entitle the buyer to a 20% discount off any Contare Mens Sleepwear purchase ( https://www.newtownjetsclothing.com.au/product/fathers-day-gift-pack/ )
This Saturday there will be plenty of fun for the kids on the DEICORP Family Hill featuring jumping castles, face painting & pass the ball. Ice Cream Joe’s Mr Whippy & Barista will be in attendance as will JETMAN & SCU – More Generous Banking’s SYD THE PIG.
Young Henrys NEWTOWNER, Natural Lager & Cloudy Cider are available for all the Mums, Dads and over 18s along with a selection of wines from Sparrow & Vine.
Fancy a chance to join in the festivities for FREE?
Once again in 2018 our good friends at City Ford Rockdale have the Best Seat at Henson Park and it could be yours this Saturday. The prize includes FREE Beer, FREE food, FREE entry plus Royal Blue Bean Bags in the JETPAC Ford Ranger to watch the game from. Just SMS “City Ford Rockdale” to 0447 046 516 and you could be this week’s winner!
Your link is: http://www.newtownjets.com/city-ford-rockdale-best-seat-at-henson-promotion/
Crust Pizza Dulwich Hill is offering Jets supporters a complimentary serve of Herb & Garlic Squares or a 1.25L bottle of soft drink when purchasing any Large Gourmet Pizza from 544 Marrickville Road, Dulwich Hill. Be certain to ask our canteen staff for a free Pizza Perks voucher for your chance to redeem this great offer.
The Newtown Jets invite members, supporters and friends to stay for the Henson Park Reunion Day Happy Hour after the game. This is your opportunity to mingle with past and present Jets players and the coaching staff, and hopefully celebrate another Jets victory. You can cheer on the Glebe Dirty Reds in their important Ron Massey Cup match whilst enjoying discounted food & drinks.
This is our club’s last home game occasion at Henson Park for 2018, so bring your family and friends and enjoy the rugby league, the family atmosphere and the marvelous camaraderie of the 2018 Newtown Jets Reunion Day.