CRL U14/15 Country Championship Finals Results

Updated: September 22, 2018

The best Junior Representative Rugby League teams from Regional NSW and Victoria went  head-to-head at St John Oval, Charlestown today for the CRL Under-14 and 15 Country Championship Finals.

NRL Victoria claimed their first Under-15’s Cup Final victory since 2015, defeating Group 2 in an entertaining match 28-16. Victoria exploded out of the blocks to lead 18-0 in the opening minutes before Group 2 fought back to get within eight points; but there was to be no miracle comeback with NRL Victoria closing the game out for a well earned and hard-fought victory.

Group 3 claimed the title of Under-14 Country Champions after scoring an impressive 26-0 victory over NRL Victoria in the Cup Final. The result capped off a tremendous tournament for Group 3 who finished with a combined score of 112-12 from their four matches after previous victories over Group 19 (30-8), Newcastle (24-4) and Central Coast (32-0).

The Trophy Cup Finals saw Central Coast Under-15’s claim a hard fought 22-14 victory over Illawarra with Roosters five-eighth Jack Morrison claiming a personal tally of 16-points, whilst Newcastle won the Under-14’s with a dominant 34-4 victory over Group 16.

The Plate Finals saw Newcastle claim a strong 26-4 victory over Group 6, with Group 1 recording a remarkable 22-18 comeback victory over Group 9 in the Under-14’s.

CRL Under-14 and 15 Country Championship Finals Results

Under 15’s Cup Final: NRL Victoria 28 (L Feterika 2, N Lewis, T Tiananga, M Atoa tries; S Faalogo 4 goals) def. Group 2 16 (M Caldwell, G Spokes, J Webster tries; G Spokes 2 goals)

Under 14’s Cup Final: Group 3 26 (C Dignam 2, J Goldberg, T Cochrane, R Maloney tries; E Ferguson 3 goals) def. NRL Victoria 0

Under 15’s Trophy Final: Central Coast 22 (J Morrison 2, D Poate, D Peters tries; J Morrison 3 goals) def. Illawarra 14 (J Duggan 2, J Manovski tries; R Penno goal)

Under-14’s Trophy Final: Newcastle 34 (B Perry 2, H Sharman 2, T Blackman 2, A Ryan tries; L Spicer 2, B Perry goals) def. Group 16 4 (C Brierley try)

Under-15’s Plate Final: Newcastle 26 (F Myers, J Elemes, K Thomas, T Moodie, T Petersen tries; F Myers 3 goals) def. Group 6 4 (A Neal try)

Under-14’s Plate Final: Group 1 22 (A Randall 2, Z Piggott, J Laurie tries; N Ord 2, T Heron goals) def. Group 9 18 (L Lawrence 2, K Wright, P Ryan tries; C Brose goal)