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Hard-working front-rower Jimmy Jolliffe (with the ball) has been one of the Jets’ most consistent forwards in the 2019 season. He was rewarded recently with a full-time contract from the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks. Photo: Michael Magee Photography.
Hard-working front-rower Jimmy Jolliffe (with the ball) has been one of the Jets’ most consistent forwards in the 2019 season. He was rewarded recently with a full-time contract from the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks. Photo: Michael Magee Photography.

The Frank Hyde Shield is on the line this Sunday – and also Newtown’s place in the top eight

The Newtown and North Sydney clubs meet at North Sydney Oval this Sunday, 14th July, for the deciding match in the 2019 Frank Hyde Shield series. This game is also vital for the Jets’ finals aspirations as a loss could see them drop out of the top eight. Newtown regained their winning form against St George-Illawarra last Saturday while North Sydney won impressively against Western Suburbs.

Sunday’s match details:
NSWRL Canterbury Cup NSW – 17th Round

Sunday, 14th July 2019

North Sydney Oval

North Sydney (6th place, 16 points) v Newtown (7th place, 15 points)

Kick-Off: 1.10pm.

This match is being televised live on Channel 9.

Referee: Adam Gee

Assistant referee: Drew Oultram

Touch Judges: Jeff Younis and Mitchell Stone.

Newtown’s team (as per Thursday’s Big League magazine):
Will Kennedy, Sione Katoa, Ronaldo Mulitalo, Jackson Ferris, Tyla Tamou, Jack A. Williams (Capt), Braydon Trindall, Wes Lolo, Billy Magoulias, Jimmy Jolliffe, Teig Wilton, Siosifa Talakai, Daniel Vasquez.

Bench: Josh Carr, Luke Polselli, Kayleb Milne, Greg Eastwood.

Coach: Greg Matterson.

North Sydney’s team:
Kieran Moss, Matt Ikuvalu, Billy Smith, James Tuitahi, Bernard Lewis, Lachlan Lam, Brock Lamb, Lindsay Collins, Bradley Deitz, Max Bailey, Drew Hutchison, Thomas Freebairn (Capt), Jerry Key.

Bench: Elih Jackson, Benjamin Thomas, John Tuivati, Fletcher Baker.

Coach: Jason Taylor.

Congratulations to Newtown Jets Canterbury Cup players Teig Wilton (NSW), Ronaldo Mulitalo and Braydon Trindall (Queensland) who all won selection in last Wednesday night’s Under 20’s State of Origin clash.

Well done to Ethan Lowe – ten years ago he was a lanky second-rower in Newtown’s well-performed SG Ball Cup team of 2009. A decade later and he has made a very impressive debut for Queensland in State of Origin III.

Big Saulala Houma was a popular playing identity at Henson Park between 2012 and 2017. Last Sunday he scored three tries for Wagga Kangaroos in their shock win over the Group 9 competition leaders Gundagai.

The North Sydney Bears have issued an invitation to Newtown Jets supporters to their truly splendid post-game venue, The Greens at 50 Ridge Street, North Sydney. The gates at North Sydney Oval open at 10.45am and there is a NSWRL Tertiary Rugby League representative trial match prior to the North Sydney v Newtown showdown. There will be a face painter and jumping castle at Bear Park on Sunday.

The fourth annual Beer, Footy and Food Festival is on at Henson Park on Saturday, 27th July with the gates opening at 12 noon.

Check out this link for all your Festival knowledge and hard to answer questions:  https://www.newtownjets.com/beer-footy-food-festival/

Kayal Iro bursts free to score a valuable try against North Sydney on the 8th May 2022. (Photo: Mario Facchini / mafphotography

Kayal Iro caps a stellar season with more awards

The classy Briton Nikora on the burst for Newtown in 2018. Briton will be representing the New Zealand Kiwis in the upcoming Rugby League World Cup in England.
Photo: Mario Facchini, mafphotography

Here’s some news about a great Newtown RLFC membership promotion – plus the Newtown Jets are going to the 2022 World Cup … and how!

Greg Matterson pictured prior to this tear’s Major Semi-Final on the 10th September 2022. Photo: Mario Facchini/mafphotography

High-performance Newtown Jets coach Greg Matterson announces his resignation

Newtown hooker Jayden Berrell races in to score in the 71st minute of Saturday’s Preliminary Final. Photo: Mario Facchini/mafphotography

Jets second half fightback falls short of victory

Image: MAF Photography

Newtown Jets Team List v Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs Sat 17th September, 2022

Kade Dykes showed elusive skills in scoring Newtown’s first try. Photo:

Jets miss the opportunity for a direct path into a Grand Final berth.

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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.