Pickers News

Zac McInerney Sell - 20th Oct - Happy 18th!!

Happy 18th birthday to Zac Sell for Saturday

Happy 18th birthday to Zac Sell for Saturday... hope you had a great weekendmore
Jordon Foster - 20th Oct

Happy 16th birthday to Jordon Foster for Saturday..

Happy 16th birthday to Jordon Foster for Saturday... hope you had a great weekendmore
Riley Manwaring - Oct

A very happy belated birthday to Riley Manwaring

A very happy belated birthday to Riley Manwaring...we hope it was a great onemore

The executives elected at the AGM at the start of the month are as followed:

The executives elected at the AGM at the start of the month are as followed:more

Riverina U18's ACADEMY SQUAD

Congratulations as well to Steve Anderson, Will Hills, Tom Jenkins and Jacob Lucas !!more

Riverina U16's ACADEMY SQUAD

Congratulations Joshua Coade, Charlie Corcoran and Mitchell Prest !!more
Roy

TRAINING TO COMMENCE 5th November 2018!!

The Young Cherrypickers training will commence 5 November 2018 at PCYC - 6pm start.It will be fitness/boxing/wrestling and circuit training.
We will train every Monday until the 17th December 2018. We will have our Christmas party after training on the 17th December 2018.
It’s for 16’s, 18’s , League Tag Girls and Senior Players.more

2019 COACHING APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

2019 COACHING APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPENmore

Congratulations Nic Hall and Harry Fitzpatrick selected in the Raiders SG Ball Squad!!

Congratulations Nic Hall and Harry Fitzpatrick selected in the Raiders SG Ball Squad!! Wishing you the best over the coming months and well done to all our players that trialledmore

Congratulations Mitch Prest and Charlie Corcoran selected in the Raiders Harold Matthews Cup Squad!!

Congratulations Mitch Prest and Charlie Corcoran selected in the Raiders Harold Matthews Cup Squad!! Wishing you the best over the coming months and well done to all our players that trialledmore
Klyle Richens - 12th October

Happy Birthday KYLE RICHENS

Happy Birthday KYLE RICHENS
Have a fabulous day!more
Nick Bush - 9th October

Happy Birthday NICK BUSH.

Happy Birthday NICK BUSH.
Have a great day.more

Congratulations to JAMES SCHILLER

Congratulations to JAMES SCHILLER who today signed on the dotted line - officially becoming a ST GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGON for the next 3 years.more
Gus Smith - 4th October

Happy Birthday GUS SMITH.

Happy Birthday GUS SMITH.
Have a great day.more
Oliver Pettit - 3rd October

Happy Birthday OLIVER PETTIT

Happy Birthday OLIVER PETTIT
Have a fabulous day!more
Mackenzie Brownlie - 3rd October

Happy Birthday MACKENZIE BROWNLIE

Happy Birthday MACKENZIE BROWNLIE
Have a great day!more

This year CRL are having a Riverina Women’s Tackle 9’s competition.

This year CRL are having a Riverina Women’s Tackle 9’s competition.more
Ben Baker - 30th Sept

Happy Birthday, BEN BAKER.

Happy Birthday, BEN BAKER.
Have a great day!more
Claudia Wood - 27th Sept

Happy Birthday CLAUDIA WOOD.

Happy Birthday CLAUDIA WOOD.
Have a great day.more
Roy

Roy is excited for the upcoming season & has already got plans in place for pre-season training.

Roy is excited for the upcoming season & has already got plans in place for pre-season training.
Training will commence at
6pm on Monday 5th November at the PCYC for circuit / boxing & wrestling sessions.more
Justin Kelly - 26th Sept

Happy Birthday JUSTIN KELLY.

Happy Birthday JUSTIN KELLY.
Have a great day.more
Nick Maloney - 26th Sept - Happy 18th!!

Happy Birthday NICK MALONEY.

Happy Birthday NICK MALONEY. Have a fantastic day.more
Annabel Turner - 24th Sept

Happy Birthday ANNABEL TURNER.

Happy Birthday ANNABEL TURNER.
Have a great day.more
Group 9 - 22/9/18 - Chloe Jones & Annabel Turner

Full Time Scores from Today's Group 9 v Group 20 Representative games in Griffith.

Full Time Scores from Today's Group 9 v Group 20 Representative games in Griffith.

U18’s - Group 20 winners 22 -10
League Tag - Group 20 winners 12 - 10
U23’s - Group 9 winners 34 - 10

Congratulations to The Cherrypickers who were selected & played in these teams.more
Tom Reynolds

Happy Birthday TOM REYNOLDS.

Happy Birthday TOM REYNOLDS.
Have a great day.more

Here’s a very small snippet of the 2018 season

Here’s a very small snippet of the 2018 season

#youngcherrypickers #rugbyleague #groupnine #youngnsw #season2018more

Cherrypickers hosting "Cherrypicnics" Marquee at Burrangong Picnic Races

Cherrypickers hosting "Cherrypicnics" Marquee at Burrangong Picnic Races on Saturday 6th October. $50 ticket includes Member entry, lunch, afterparty and a good time !more
Best Forward and B & F - Kyle Richens

2018 1st Grade Awards

2018 1st Grade Awardsmore
Manager of the Year - Greg Smith

2018 Club Awards + Team of the YEAR

Congratulations Greg Smith & Jesse Corcoran!!more
Best & Fairest - Matt Murray

2018 Reserve Grade Awards

2018 Reserve Grade Awardsmore
Best Forward and B & F - Dom Scott

2018 Under 18's Awards

2018 Under 18's Awardsmore
Players Player and B & F - Chloe Jones

2018 League Tag Awards

2018 League Tag Awardsmore
B & F Runner up & Coaches Award - Caleb Coombes.Best Forward and B & F - Harry Fitzpatrick.

2018 Under 16's Awards

2018 Under 16's Award Winnersmore
Club Person of the Year - Robert Bush

2018 Club Person of the Year - Congratulations Robert BUSH

2018 Club Person of the Year - Robert BUSHmore

GROUP 9 REPRESENTATIVE LEAGUETAG TEAM

Group 9 League tag team to play Group 20 on Saturday 22 September 2018 at E W Moore Oval Griffith. kick- off at 1:45 pm.more

U18 GROUP 9 REPRESENTATIVE UPDATED SQUAD

Due to withdrawals the U18 Group 9 Representative Squad has been updated. Players are advised training will be held on Wednesday 19 September 6:00 pm Parramore Park Wagga. The Group 9 v Group 20 match is on Saturday 22 September 2018 at E W Moore Oval Griffith with kick- off at 12:20 pm.more
Birthday CLAUDIA GRAZIANI  - 11th September

Happy Birthday CLAUDIA GRAZIANI

Happy Birthday CLAUDIA GRAZIANI
Have a great day.more
Edward Wood - 8th September -  Happy 18th

Happy 18th Birthday EDDY WOOD

Happy 18th Birthday EDDY WOOD
Have a great day celebratingmore
Matt Murray

Matt Murray with his Group Nine awards - 2018

Better late than never...
Matt Murray with his Group Nine awards - 2018 Burmeister Shield Best & Fairest & Leading Point Scorer with 119 points.
Well done mate, we can’t wait to see what’s in store for our Pickers in 2019!more

Thank You Tahlia Crane Sports Photography

Thank You Tahlia Crane Sports Photography for allowing us to share your album from Sundays Grand Final.
Be sure to like/follow Tahlia’s page so you don’t miss out on the games she shoots next season.more

ATTENTION - Alfred Oval CLOSED!!

Alfred Oval has commenced it’s granted drainage work and will therefore now be closed for approx 5 weeks (2 weeks of work + 3 weeks of not being on the surface). So at this stage looking at being closed till the 8th of October
Your help in this matter is greatly appreciated!!
we will keep everyone updatedmore
Will Dunn - 5th September - Happy 21st!!

Happy Birthday WILL DUNN

Happy Birthday WILL DUNN
Have a great day Dunny.more

For those that missed the games on Saturday or those that would like to watch again

For those that missed the games on Saturday or those that would like to watch again, here are the links to the Temora Dragons YouTube where they have the games in full.
Thank you Temora Dragons Rugby League Club!more

The club is lucky to have people such as ‘Pacer’

The club is lucky to have people such as ‘Pacer’ who are so passionate about rugby league & the Young Cherrypickers!
Take a bow mate, you should be proud!more

Shoutout to one of our sponsors, Jodie from Mill Sandwiches

Shoutout to one of our sponsors, Jodie from Mill Sandwiches who very generously gave the boys from the Premiership winning 18s side some cash for brunch today.more
Our Fabulous u16s Coaches - Richo & Scotty

Congratulations again to Richo & Scotty on getting the Under 16s through undefeated.

Congratulations again to Richo & Scotty on getting the Under 16s through undefeated.
A HUGE thank you to everyone who made the trip to Wagga yesterday to support both of our teams - you all kept the spirits of the players high as the temperature kept getting lower!!more
Nic Hall - Best on the Ground

Congratulations Nic Hall - BEST on the Ground - U18's Grandfinal

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Our U18's Winning Team!!

Congratulations U18's Cherrypickers - GRAND FINAL WINNERS

It was 2 out of 2 Premiership wins for the mighty Cherrypickers today.more
Best on the Ground

Congratulations BLAKE COOMBES - U16s Best on the Ground

Congratulations BLAKE COOMBES - Under 16s Grandfinal
Awarded Best on groundmore
Our Under 16's WinningTeam

Congratulations U16's Cherrypickers - Grand Final Winners!!

In a game that started out scrappy our U16s got the job done with the Final score being Young 22 Bros 8
Our boys should be very proud of the way they held themselves in what ended up being a very ugly end to the match.more
Campbell Harden - 1st September

Happy birthday CAMPBELL HARDEN!

Happy birthday CAMPBELL HARDEN!
Good luck in the grand final today!
#letsgopickersmore

HARVEY NORMAN YOUNG, we thank you for your sponsorship

HARVEY NORMAN YOUNG, we thank you for your sponsorship & for dressing up the shop for The Grand Finals tomorrow!more
Bec Goodlock

Congratulations Bec Goodlock - G9 volunteer of the year award

Big Congratulations to Bec Goodlock for her group 9 volunteer of the year award
And also a massive thank you from our club
All your hard work does not go unnoticed and we are very grateful for all that you do/have donemore
Matt Murray - Away on the night

Group 9 Awards - Burmeister Shield

Congratulations Matt Murray, Burmeister Shield best & fairest and leading point scorer!more
Congratulations Nick , Nic & Harry

Group 9 Awards - Sullivan Cup & Weissel Cup

Group 9 Awards

- Sullivan Cup - Leading Try Scorer - Harry Fitzpatrick
- Weissel Cup - Leading Try Scorer - Nic Maloney
- Weissel Cup - Best & Fairest - Nic Hallmore
Thank you Ray White!!

Feeling the support from Ray White Young !

Feeling the support from Ray White Young !

#youngcherrypickers
#groupnine
#rugbyleague
#finalsfevermore
Thank You South West Credit Union - U16s Sponsor

Thank you so much to our U16s Sponsors South West Slopes Credit Union!

Thank you so much to our U16s Sponsors South West Slopes Credit Union!
Your support is sincerely appreciated!!
#youngcherrypickers
#groupnine
#rugbyleague
#finalsfevermore
Our 16's Cherrypickers in the Grandfinal

Here they are; Your 2018 Under 16 & Under 18 Young Cherrypickers Grand Final teams!

Here they are; Your 2018 Under 16 & Under 18 Young Cherrypickers Grand Final teams!
Best of luck tomorrow fellas, we’re right behind you all!
#youngcherrypickers
#groupnine
#finalsfevermore

The team bond is really something special amongst our U16s crew.

The team bond is really something special amongst our U16s crew. Not surprising really with not one, but two sets of twins in the side; Blake & Caleb Coombes & Declan & Thomas Telfer.
Lucky they’re not identical, we’d really be seeing double!more

The connections to this years Grand Final teams keep rolling in.

The connections to this years Grand Final teams keep rolling in.
Tom McIllhatton’s dad, Andrew, played 26 years ago in the winning 1992 Sullivan Cup team. Macca is keen to see the boys holding the Premiership trophy this Saturday.more

2005 was the last time a Cherrypickers U18s side won the Grand Final.

2005 was the last time a Cherrypickers U18s side won the Grand Final.
This team was coached by Brad ‘Pacer’ Pettit. As the manager of this years Sullivan Cup side & father to team member Oliver, Pacer is keen to see the boys get the choccies on Saturdaymore

Here’s another fun fact..

Here’s another fun fact..
Back in 1980 Jeff Sell played in the undefeated Young Cherrypickers U16s Grand final against Wagga Bros.more
Nayah Freeman - 29th August

Happy Birthday NAYAH FREEMAN.

Happy Birthday NAYAH FREEMAN.
Have a great day.more
Kaylie Edwards - 29th August

Happy Birthday KAYLIE EDWARDS.

Happy Birthday KAYLIE EDWARDS.
Wishing you a fabulous day.more

Our U18’s boys are hungrier than ever to take out this Saturday’s Grand Final.

Our U18’s boys are hungrier than ever to take out this Saturday’s Grand Final.
For many in the team, last year was their first year in the senior league and it marked an end to their 6 year premiership winning streak. This year, the team is bolstered by some of last years existing U18s.more

Did you know that 2006 was the last time a Cherrypickers U16s side won a grand final?

Did you know that 2006 was the last time a Cherrypickers U16s side won a grand final? Cherrypicker front rower KYLE RICHENS was part of that premiership winning side.
12 years on Richo gets a second crack at an U16s title; this time as rookie coach.more

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 2018 SPONSORS

As the season draws to a close and our U16 & U18s head into their Grand Final matches this Saturday we'd like to make mention of our fantastic sponsors and thank them for their support this seasonmore

This game went down to the wire and it slipped away from the Pickers in the last minute and a half.

This game went down to the wire and it slipped away from the Pickers in the last minute and a half. A gallant effort from the boys - a sad end to a great season.more
Lane Edwards - 23rd August

Happy Birthday LANE EDWARDS.

Happy Birthday LANE EDWARDS.
Have a fantastic day.more
GARRY LUCAS - 20th August

Happy Birthday (for yesterday) to our club President - GARRY LUCAS

Happy Birthday (for yesterday) to our club President, U 18s coach, strapper..jack of all trades - GARRY LUCAS.more

Best of luck to Matt Murray, Nic Hall & Harry Fitzpatrick

The winners for each age and grade division competing for the Group 9 Weissel Medal and Best & Fairest will be announced at the Group 9 2018 Weissel Medal Presentation on Friday night August 24 from 6:30 pm at the Wagga Clay & Target Convention Centre Wagga.more
2018 Under 18's

Our U18s have just secured their spot in the 2018 Grand Final.

Our U18s have just secured their spot in the 2018 Grand Final.
These men have had a great season under coach Garry Lucas.
We wish you all the very best in the Grand Final, the Cherrypicker community are right behind you.more
2018 Under 16's

Our awesome U16s have made it through to the Grand Final.

Our awesome U16s have made it through to the Grand Final.
Undefeated all year these young men have thrived under coaches Kyle Richens & Will Scott.more
Will Manwaring - 18th August

Happy Birthday WILL MANWARING

Happy Birthday WILL MANWARING
Have a great day!more

The Young Cherrypickers are stoked to have 3 sides through to the first round of finals on Saturday

The Young Cherrypickers are stoked to have 3 sides through to the first round of finals this Saturday.
We’d love to see YOU there to cheer on our 16s, 18s & Reserve Grade sides.
Why not organise a car load of family & friends, wear your cherrypickers colours & get behind our boys.more

Happy Birthday BOBBY ROBERTS

Happy Birthday BOBBY ROBERTS
Have a fantastic day.more
James Schiller- Round 15 - McDonalds Park, Wagga

Congratulations James Schiller 1st Grade Debut @ McDonald Park, Wagga

Big Congratulations to James Schiller who made his first grade debut against Wagga Brothers last Sunday !more
James Ferguson - 8th August

Happy 18th James Ferguson!!

It’s a little late in the day, but better late than never...
Please join us in wishing JAMES FERGUSON from the U18s a very Happy Birthday.
We hope you’ve had a great day Ferg!more
2018 1st Grade

2018 YOUNG CHERRYPICKERS TEAM PHOTOS

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Georgia Bennett - Brown : 7th August

Happy Birthday Georgia Bennett-Brown & Jack Corbett!!

Happiest of Birthdays today to two of our young Cherrypicker stars, Georgia Bennett -Brown and Jack Corbett!!more

A MASSIVE shout out to our own picker paramedic Brad Dewar

A MASSIVE shout out to our own picker paramedic Brad Dewarmore
Jacob Lucas - Round14 -  Alfred Oval, YOUNG

Congratulations to JACOB LUCAS who debuted for First Grade yesterday.

Congratulations to JACOB LUCAS who debuted for First Grade yesterday.
17 year old Jacob, who has been a Cherrypicker since U6’s, converted a goal in yesterday’s win against Wagga Kangaroos.more
Dom Scott - Happy 18th!!

Happy Birthday, Dom Scott.

Happy Birthday, Dom Scott.
Have a fantastic day.more
Nick Jenkins - 24th July

Happy Birthday, Nick Jenkins.

Happy Birthday, Nick Jenkins.
We hope you have a fabulous day.more
Jacob Hardy - 23rd July

Happy Birthday, JACOB HARDY.

Happy Birthday, JACOB HARDY.
We hope you have a fantastic day.more
COOPER MORRISON - 19th July

Happy Birthday, COOPER MORRISON.

Happy Birthday,
COOPER MORRISON. Have a great day.more
Dom Scott - Round 13 - Alfred Oval, Young -

Congratulations Dom, 1st Grade Debut @ Alfred Oval, Young - 15th July 2018

Hard running U18s regular DOM SCOTT made his First Grade debut against Albury yesterday.
Congratulations Dom, we’re sure we’ll be seeing a lot more of you out on the paddock in the top Grade.more
Sophie Donges - 14th July

Happy Birthday SOPHIE DONGES.

Happy Birthday SOPHIE DONGES.
Have a fabulous day!more
2018 Club Polo $35

2018 Club Apparel

2018 Club apparel is available to purchase from reception at our major sponsors Young Services Club.
Club polos, training shorts & training singlets $35 each.more

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 2018 SPONSORS

A big thank you to all the sponsors that have come aboard for the 2018 Season. Without our Sponsors, we would not have a club, so we thank you for your generosity.more
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UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

2019 COACHING APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN 

coaching applications are open for the following grades 

  • 16s
  • League Tag 
  • 18s 
  • Reserve Grade 


Applications close on the 4th of November 
Please email applications to Emily at 
emily.eason19@gmail.com

 


 

 Roy is excited for the upcoming season & has already got plans in place for pre-season training. 

Training will commence at
6pm on Monday 5th November at the PCYC for circuit / boxing & wrestling sessions. 
These sessions will continue through November & into December. 
Dates are: 
5th 12th 19th 26th November 
3rd 10th 17th December 

ALL players from ALL senior grades intending to register for the 2019 season are welcome & encouraged to attend. 

Please let your team mates know & mark these dates on your calendar!