2012 NSW Young Achievers Tour to PNG

Recently the NSWRL Academy sent an Under 16's Young Achievers Team for our annual tour of PNG. 25 Players and 8 Staff travelled to PNG for the 7 Day Tour. As well as playing in a number of games the players visited local schools, hospitals and villages as well as also visiting the War Memorial. The team also stayed in the same hotel as the Australian Prime Ministers 13 Team and got to meet all the players.

Results from games played on the NSW Under 16's Young Achievers Tour are as follows:

Game 1:

NSWRL YA def PNG Schoolboys 18 - 16 – Trie: T Field (2), P Momirovski, Goals J.Hedes (3)

Game 2:

Hulugu Schools 14 def NSWRL YA 14 - 8 – Tries: W Day & P Momirovski

Game 3/4

NSWRL YA def POMIS Secondary School 26 - 22 - Tries: Will Day, Angus McFarlane, Tom Field, Kade Rapley, Marshall Sing.  Goals. Kade Rapley 2, Paul Momirovski 1.

A try in the last two minutes of play to Will Day and converted sealed another victory for the touring YA. Game played 4 x 20 min quarters side down at half time fought back to win.


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