The Queensland and New South Wales sides were big winners on Day 1 of the U19 Women’s National Championships in Redcliffe.
NSWRL City 42 (Andie Robinson 3, Losalio Sita Payne 2, Zoe Cass, Rueben Cherrington, Ryshe Faamausili, Leilani Wilson tries; Jessica Whelan 3 goals) def. Victoria 0.
QRL Sapphires 44 (Destiny Brill 2, Ebony Laing 2, Faith Tutauha 2, Fiona Jahnke, Jasmine Peters tries; Baylee Davies 6 goals) def. Western Australia 0.
QRL Rubys 66 (Jordii Mahendrarajah 3, Clarissa Baira 2, Traevonnah Fisher 2, Sierra Maple 2, April Ngatupuna 2, Layne Northey, Tiana Raftstrand-Smith tries; Zoe Cook 5, Traevonnah Fisher 2 goals) def. South Australia 0.
NSWRL Country 28 (Charlize Lloyd-Phillips 2, Jordyn Preston 2, Lilly Baker, Tayla Montgomery, Alyssa Shoulders tries) def. Northern Territory 0.
Day 2 – Friday, May 21
- 12:00pm – QRL Sapphires v Victoria (Pool A)
- 1:00pm – NSWRL City v Western Australia (Pool A)
- 2:00pm – QRL Rubys v Northern Territory (Pool B)
- 3:00pm – NSWRL Country v South Australia (Pool B)