The Dyldam Parramatta Eels’ District Representative sides have had a successful kick off to their 2015 season with victories over the Sydney Roosters.
HAROLD MATTHEWS CUP:
The Parramatta Eels Harold Matthews side kicked off the match with a flurry of tries and maintained their lead coming away with a big victory to kick off their 2015 campaign.
Parramatta 44 (Tuimavave Afualo 2, Haze Dunster, Ethan Parry, Alex Seve, Jarred Spiler, Ryan Pritchard, Zachary Tuala tries; Alex Seve 6 goals)
Sydney Roosters 12 (Edenn Rogers-Smith, Matofo Alofia tries; Joseph Taaga Anae 2 goals)
A tightly contested, high scoring affair for the Parramatta Eels SG Ball side saw the Blue and Gold claim a 34-20 victory over the Sydney Roosters to start their season.
Parramatta 34 (Cameron King 2, Dane Aukafolau, Dean Matterson, Jake Brennan, Denzal Tonise tries; Simon Fonua 5 goals)
Sydney Roosters 20 (Bernard Lewis, Lachlan Lam, Dylan McLachlan, Ryan King tries; Dion Narayan 2 goals)
The Eels will play Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks at Blacktown Patrician Brothers College this Saturday (21 February 2015).
Harold Matthews Cup kicks off at 4pm, SG Ball at 5.30pm