South Pacific squad to take on Boomerangs
Thursday, April 11 2013 @ 07:10 am ACST
Contributed by: Michael Christiansen
Upon the completion of the last match on Thursday of the South Pacific Cup the 30 player squad was selected to take on the Kickstart Flying Boomerangs at 9 am tomorrow (Friday) morning. This initial squad will be reduced further to 25 to compete in the NAB AFL U/16 national championships to be held in Sydney in July. Congratulations to all those who took part in the tournament and especially to those selected in the squad below.
|Francis Ramo||Oceania/Solomon Islands|
|Kade Riddell||New Zealand|
|Hugo Phillips||New Zealand|
|Te Rei Clark||New Zealand|
|Ben Middleton||New Zealand|
|Walter Fifita||New Zealand|
|Siope Ngata||New Zealand|
|Stormy Reti||New Zealand|
|Kieran Brunel||New Zealand|
Each nation involved has at least one representative. PNG 13; NZ 8; Tonga 3; Fiji 2; Vanuatu 2; Nauru 2 and Solomons 1. (yes that adds to 31). Out of interest the PNG internal breakdown is POM (Port Moresby) 6; Lae 4; Mt. Hagen 3 and 1 each from Kimbe and Hoskins.