The Parramatta Eels District Representative sides will again be in action over the next two weeks with further pre-season trials ahead of the 2018 season.
These trials form a major part of the Blue & Gold District Representative side selection criteria, before the squads are finalised ahead of their respective competitions getting underway on the 10th February 2018.
Please note that the Jersey Flegg side will trial against Canberra & Cronulla Sharks on Saturday 27 January at the Terry Lamb Sports Complex, Chester Hill.
Please note the times and locations below are amendments to what was initially announced.
Friday 19 January v Penrith Panthers at St Patricks College, Blacktown
- SG Ball: 6:30pm kick off (Field One) – 3x 25 mins
- Tarsha Gale: 6:30pm kick off (Field Two) 2x 30 mins
Saturday 20 January v Penirth Panthers at St Patricks College, Blacktown
- Under 15s: 8:30am kick off (Field Two) – 2x 25 mins
- Under 15s: 9:30am kick off (Field Two) – 2x 25 mins
- Harold Matthews: 8:30am kick off (Field One) – 2x 25 mins
- Harold Matthews: 9:30am kick off (Field One) – 2x 25 mins
Saturday 27 January v Canterbury Bulldogs at Terry Lamb Complex, Waldron Rd/Miller Road, Chester Hill
- Tarsha Gale: 9am kick off
- 15s Development squad: 10am kick off
- Harold Matthews: 11:15am kick off
- 17s Development squad: 12:30pm kick off
- SG Ball 1:45pm kick off
- Jersey Flegg v Canberra & Cronulla Sharks: 3:10pm kick off
The Eels U14s, Under 15s, Tarsha Gale, Harold Matthews and SG Ball sides held their first trials against the Wests Magpies in December 2017.
In the 2017 season, the Parramatta Eels SG Ball side were crowned the 2017 SG Ball Champions as well as the Under 18 National Champions, the Harold Matthews side progressed through to the preliminary Final whilst the inaugural Parramatta Eels Tarsha Gale Nines side progress through to the Semi Final.