By Nikki Cutting
Portland junior rugby league enjoyed their first round of home games last Saturday 16th may, with their Under 7’s and Under 9’s kicking it off at 9am with a great display of football.
Liam Rattenbury , Jada Cadalt and Chase Thomas had some strong runs while Kooper Handley, Owen Omerovic and Cedric Nairne had brilliant tackles. Temprence Nairne and Kane Harrison had impressive games with Kane also scoring two tries. Player of the game was Jada Cadalt.
Corey Harrison, Bree Muldoon and Cody Marlow are showing great form and was rewarded with tries.
Connar miles, Jamia Cadalt and Hannah Marlow showed some awesome runs while Deacon Cutting and Kead Callaway was very strong in defence. Harry Collins and Levi Irwin are developing confidence with each game.
Player of the game was Cody Marlow
Played two very impressive games with Nate Green working hard in defence getting a well deserved try in the first game, Steve Marshall, Kurtis McCann and Corey Harrison showed some superb runs and was well supported by Brock Handley, Lok Callaway and Deacon Cutting .
In their 2nd game Steve Marshall was rewarded with a try for his hard work in both defence and support, once again Nate Green and Kurtis McCann led the way with the tackle count, While Lok Callaway, Brock Handley and Bree Muldoon had awesome runs.
Connar Miles, Deacon Cutting and Kead Callaway held their own against the older boys once again this week. Player of the game was Brock Handley
We would like to thank the Ladies who run the canteen for us Jackie Buckley, Beth Bulkeley, Ellen Davis and Katrina Embleton. Also Jamie Embleton for time keeping, Scott Handley and Craig Cutting for setting up the ground. Without their help it makes it very hard for our home games to run.