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Bay of Plenty Under 19's set to take on Counties Manukau Under 19's

Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Following their final pre-season game against Manawatu in Taupo last weekend the Bay of Plenty Under 19’s are set to face Counties Manukau Under 19’s in the first of their three seeding matches ahead of the Mitre 10 Jock Hobbs Memorial Tournament in September.
 
Head Coach Mike Rogers happy with his teams preparation commented, “We have prepared really well for our first competition game against Counties Manukau.  In the past we have struggled with Counties physicality and big dominant ball carriers so it is going to be a really good test for our team.”
 
“We are really looking forward to playing our first game on home soil at Blake Park, and we are sure that we will be well supported by our Bay Rugby community,” finished Rogers.
 
Team is as follows:
1. Champ Betham (Tauranga Sports)
2. Raniera Whakataka (Rotoiti)
3. Tevita Mafileo (Tauranga Sports)
4. Ricky Van Der Heyden (Arataki)
5. Stan Van Den Hoven (Greerton Marist)
6. Ratu Leavanasiga (Rangataua)
7. Joe Johnston (C) (Te Puke Sports)
8. Ajay Mua (Tauranga Sports)
9. Tera Whata (Rotoiti)
10. Kaleb Trask (VC) (Tauranga Sports)
11. Aaron Tait (Tauranga Sports)
12. Charlie Lawrence (Tauranga Sports)
13. Will Ngatai (Te Puna)
14. Bailey Simonnson (Greerton Marist)
15. Oisin Clarken (Tauranga Sports)
 
Reserves:
16. Sam Bright (Rangataua)
17. Sione Afu (Arataki)
18. Jarryd Broughton (Te Puke Sports)
19. Matt Van Leuwen (Whakarewarewa)
20. Mitch Holton (Te Puna)
21. Keita Yamamoto (Te Puna)
22. Rewita Biddle (Te Puna)
23. Uliti Uilou (Mount Maunganui)

Game Details:

Bay of Plenty U19s v Counties Manukau U19s
Blake Park, Mount Maunganui
Kick off: 1.00pm

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