The Parramatta Eels Junior Representative sides were in action on the weekend with the young Blue & Gold coming away with three wins from their five clashes.
The Eels Harold Matthews and SG Ball sides bounced back from last week’s defeats to come away with dominant victories over the Wests Magpies, whilst the Eels Tarsha Gale side were unable to win back to back, going down to the Penrith Panthers by two points.
The Eels Andrew Johns Cup side remain undefeated with a resounding victory over the Greater Northern Tigers whilst the Laurie Daley Cup side suffered a narrow defeat.
SG Ball: Parramatta Eels 58 (Tries: Jabriel Kalache (2), Viliami Penisini, Peter Taateo, James Malauulu, Joshua Tuipulotu (2), Jock Brazel, Caleb Tohi, Tutonu Junior Wright; Goals: Josh Chappell (9/10) def Wests Magpies 6 (Tries: Maverick Bantin; Goals: Jibiril Elrich)
Harold Matthews: Parramatta Eels 34 (Tries: Terrence Lafai, Sulaisi Aho, Genesis Talagi Seuala, Joshua Alhazim (2), Myles Martin; Goals: Ethan Sanders 5/6) def Wests Magpies 6 (Tries: Tallyn Da Silva; Goals: Heath Mason)
Tarsha Gale: Parramatta Eels 10 (Tries: Chelsee Austin, Shondell Akhabue; Goals: Shondell Akhabue) def by Penrith Panthers 12 (Tries: Raquel Leger, Rosemarie Beckett, Petesa Lio)
Andrew Johns: Parramatta Eels 42 (Tries: Siaosi Kaliti (3), Blaize Talagi, Jacob John, Joshua Coinakis, Joshua Bridgett, Takasima Hu’ihahau; Goals: Takasima Hu’ihahau (2), Blaize Talagi (3) def Greater Northern Tigers 4 (Tries: Jake Clydsdale)
Laurie Daley: Parramatta Eels 18 (Tries: Jordan Wolfgramm, Samuel Tuitupou, Desmond Raukete; Goals: Francis Faaofo Tuitino (2)) def by Greater Northern Tigers 24 (Tries: Jack Todd, Mark Simon (2), Brayden Reid; Goals: Mitch Henderson (4))
SG Ball: Eels v North Sydney Bears, 1pm, Saturday 21 March – McCredie Park, Sydney
Harold Matthews: Eels v North Sydney Bears, 11:30am, Saturday 21 March – McCredie Park, Sydney
Tarsha Gale: Eels v Canterbury Bulldogs, 10am, Saturday 21 March – McCredie Park, Sydney
Andrew Johns Cup Wash-out (Round 1): Parramatta Eels vs. Northern River Titans at Gold Coast (TBA)
Laurie Daley Cup Wash-out (Round 1): Parramatta Eels vs. Northern River Titans at Gold Coast (TBA)