A tough assignment awaits the Jets in Wollongong
Newtown’s quest in fighting their way back into Canterbury Cup finals contention continues this Sunday. The Jets take on fourth placed St George-Illawarra at WIN Stadium, Wollongong, with this match being the main curtain-raiser to the Dragons-Cronulla Sharks NRL fixture.
Sunday’s match details:
NSWRL Canterbury Cup NSW – 11th Round
Sunday, 26th May 2019
WIN Stadium, Wollongong
St George-Illawarra (4th place, 13 points) v Newtown (9th place, 8 points)
Newtown’s team for Sunday (as per Thursday’s Big League magazine):
Will Kennedy, Sione Katoa, Jackson Ferris, Matt Evans, Ronaldo Mulitalo, Jack A. Williams, Braydon Trindall, Wes Lolo, Billy Magoulias, Jaimin Jolliffe, Teig Wilton, Siosifa Talakai, Daniel Vasquez.
Bench: Josh Carr, Luke Polselli, Cruz Topai-Aveai, Craig Garvey, Isaac Lumelume, Greg Eastwood.
Coach: Greg Matterson.
Matt Dufty, Jason Saab, Lachlan Maranta, Steven Marsters, Tristan Sailor, Adam Clune, Darren Nicholls, Mitch Allgood, Eli Levido, Lachlan Timm, Charly Runciman, Jackson Ford, Joe Lovodua.
Bench: Shaun Sauni-Esau, Pio Sokobalavu, Jayden Morgan, Eddie Blacker.
Coach: Mat Head.
Referee: Cameron Paddy.
Touch Judges: Nathan Loveday and Clayton Wills.
Highlights from the Newtown-Blacktown Workers match last Sunday: https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2019/05/22/highlights–newtown-v-blacktown-workers–magic-round/
Canterbury Cup NSW Round 11 previews: https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2019/05/23/canterbury-cup-nsw-previews–rd-11/
Canterbury Cup NSW Round 10 Team of the Week: https://www.nswrl.com.au/news/2019/05/22/canterbury-cup-nsw-team-of-the-week–rd-10/
Canterbury Cup NSW Round 10 – Newtown v Blacktown Workers match statistics: http://rugbyleague-reports.stats.com/nrl-match-report.php?matchId=20191131050
Newtown Jets respect and honour the Traditional Custodians of the Land and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on and that the land area encompassing Henson Park traditionally belonged to the Gadigal people of the Eora nation.