Harold Matthew’s Program 2017

The Harold Matthews Program at the Panthers is a representative program run by the club’s elite player development staff. Players selected to participate in the Harold Matthew’s trial have been identified by the club’s selectors after watching the 2016 junior league competition.

120 players are selected to trial and will be broken into 6 teams to trial on Tuesday 13th September at the Kingsway St Marys. These trials will be recorded and reviewed by the clubs elite player development staff. From this point 45 players will be nominated to participate in the Harold Matthew’s program based on attendance, participation and ability displayed on the night and will be underpinned by their achievements during 2016. If

Once you have read this information we ask that parents make contact with Montana Geyer at the Panthers on 4720 9100 between the hours of 9:00am and 4:30pm Monday to Friday to accept your position in the trial quoting the game time and the team.

We then ask that you then print the Panthers Player Information Sheet and bring it to you to the trial on the night and hand it in to the sign on table.

If you have any questions please email matthew.cameron@panthers.com.au

Key Dates:

Trial Evening – Tuesday 13th September

-          Game 1 - 5:00pm

-          Game 2 – 6:15pm            

-          Game 3 – 7:30pm

-          Jerseys Supplied. Please play in junior league shorts and socks

Venue – The Kingsway St Marys (please be at the game 60 minutes before kick off)

Wet Weather – If the event is in doubt du to wet weather, all information will be posted on the junior league website

Players will be notified of their selection in the final squad via the junior league website no later than 4:00pm on Friday 23rd of September.

If selected, players and parents will be required to attend an orientation evening on Wednesday 2nd of November at Pepper Stadium (Chairman’s Lounge Level 2) at 5:30pm. Training will commence on Tuesday the 8th of November and will be Tuesday / Thursday / Friday (4:45pm – 7:00pm) finishing on the Wednesday 21st of December. The program will re commence on Friday 6th January with the final selection trial to be held on January 21st (TBC).


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