Wauchope Blues Junior Rugby League under 6 reds team finish season on a high

Strong finish for enthusiastic junior league side

The young guns playing in the Wauchope Blues Junior Rugby League under 6 reds team finished their season on Saturday 3rd August against Port City Breakers.

The seven side team consisted of Machlan Slade, Lennox Laurie, Rexx Davison, William Stapleton- Barber, Callum Thomas, Jimmy Kirkman and Jace Coombes, with Koopa and Rylee Hawkins absent on the last game day.

Coach Wally Coombes said he has been proud of his team throughout the year with the young side showing enthusiasm and commitment at both training and game days.

The season has seen great improvement by the young team with all players scoring a try throughout the season and showing courage learning to tackle and pass.

Mr Coombes said special mentions must go to Machlan for his persistence in tackling and try scoring, Jimmy for his improvement in tackling, Lennox for his commitment to his team, especially caring for injured players and Jace, Koopa and Callum for their diligence and determination during game days.

Further mention to Rexx, Rylee and Will for their their persistence and development during the season.

Coach Coombes said he wished the boys all the best as they continue with their football careers.

"Thanks for the laughs, mid field dancing, and high fives," he said.

"Congratulations on your first year as junior rugby league players."

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