The Dyldam Parramatta Eels’ District Representative sides have continued in their winning ways in 2015 with victories over the Cronulla Sharks.
HAROLD MATTHEWS CUP
The Parramatta Eels Harold Matthews side and the Sharks entered half-time with the scores level but the Blue and Gold capitalised of their opportunities in the second half to come away with their second win of the season.
Parramatta Eels 22 (Ethan Parry, Jesse Cronin, Pele Vaigalu, Travis Turnball tries; Alex Seve 3 goals)
Cronulla Sharks 10
The Parramatta Eels SG Ball side built a 6 point lead at half time (16-10) before shifting into another gear in the second half to extend their lead and come away with a comfortable victory over the Sharks with winger Dane Aukafolau crossing for a hat trick.
Parramatta Eels 40 (Dane Aukafolau 3, Dean Matterson, Joe Tramuntana, Tangi Hokai, Denzal Tonise tries; Anthony Layoun 3, Simon Fonua 3 goals)
Cronulla Sharks 14
The Eels will play the Newcastle Knights at Blacktown Patrician Brothers College on Saturday (28 February 2015).
Harold Matthews Cup kicks off at 4pm, SG Ball at 5.30pm