Junior Representatives Round 6 Preview

Harold Matthews

Saturday March 18 – Raiders v Central Coast Roosters

Kick off: 12:30pm at Seiffert Oval

The Raiders come into this clash against the Roosters after a hard fought 28-24 win over the Bears last week. The Roosters come into the match also with winning form, beating the Bulldogs 16-6 last week. The Raiders are currently 7th on the ladder whilst Roosters are 8th.

Canberra Raiders Team: 1. Jacob Church 2. Aidan Gaffey 3. Nicolas Hall 4. Junior Tupou 5. Cooper O’Conner 6. Wezley Alexander 7. Jordan Williams 8. Bradley Buckley 9. Mitchell Souter 10. Jesse Thompson (c) 11. Clay Webb 12. Jack Williams 13. Adam Barlow 14. Tyson Kelly 15. Tristian Eldridge 16. William Hills 17. Ryan Longhurst 18. Thomas Croker 19. Neueli Mariner 20. Mladen Zec 21. Fred Grittiths 22. Isimeli Vaili

SG Ball

Saturday March 18 – Raiders v Central Coast Roosters

Kick Off: 2:00pm at Seiffert Oval

With both teams sitting in 9th and 10th, this Saturday’s clash between the Raiders and the Roosters is important for both teams to propel their seasons forward. The Raiders are coming off a dominant 44 point win from last week, whilst the Roosters are coming off an 18 point loss.

Canberra Raiders Team: 1. Aublix Tawha 2. Kane Allan 23. Lachlan Eveston 4. H. Smith Shields 5. Darren Caulton 13. Jesse Dent 7. Jahlon Governor 8. Lazarus Vaalepu 9. Joe Roberts 10. Thomas Robertson 3. Daine Spencer 12. Gideon Afemui 11. Joel Ambrose 14. M. Sione 16. Ranapiri Baker 17. Kristian Jensen 20. Matthew Dragisic

Tarsha Gale

After a 14-point loss to South Sydney last week the Raiders have the bye this week. This will hopefully give the side a solid two weeks to prepare against an in-form Cronulla for next Saturday.