Round 8

Teams listed below were squads named during the week of the game, not final team list.

Results
Canberra 38 (Tevita Pangai 2, Luke Bateman, Harrison Burey, Jiordan Fidow-Kele, Isaac Hamad, Cleveland McGhie tries; Chris Hart 5 goals) def. Manly 4 (Liam Knight try) at Brookvale Oval. Date: Thu Mar 28. Kick off: 6:30pm (local time).

Manly: 1 Kyle Saunders, 2 Ryan Mawhinney, 3 Tom Trbojevic, 4 Jesse Ramien, 5 Mitch Britton, 6 Riley Travers (c), 7 Nicho Hynes, 8 Aisea Tukipili, 9 Wade Hannell, 10 PJ Los’e, 11 Robert Wolfgramm, 12 Liam Knight, 13 Dallas Koen. Int: 14 TJ McLean, 15 Darcy Cox, 16 Beau Abrahams, 17 Nick Lynn, 18 Hayden Cochrane, 19 Judd Hanlon, 20 Charlie Buttrose, 21 Mitch Thomas, 22 Scott Moran, 23 Fatani Kavaefiafi, 24 Jared Palmer, 25 James Parker. Coach: Dane McKay.
Canberra: 1 Chris Hart, 2 Cleveland McGhie, 3 Cameron Booth, 4 Jack Williams, 5 Lachlan Hurst, 6 Lachlan Croker, 7 Harrison Burey, 8 Brett Solomon, 9 Dylan McGrath, 10 Luke Bateman, 11 Tevita Pangai, 12 Jared McIlwrick, 13 Jamal Nchouki. Int: 14 Isaac Hamad, 15 Terry Nimmo, 16 James Pound, 17 Jules Webley, 18 Leon Tupuola, 19 Ezra Howe, 20 Jiordan Fidow-Kele, 21 Jake McCook, 22 Daniel Buitendam, 23 Thomas Cronan, 24 Cody Wynnik. Coach: Peter Marrapodi.


St George 18 (Rowland Kotobalavu 3, Matthew Dufty tries; Topiese Taufa goal) North Sydney 8 (Aaron Pene, Ofa Siale tries) at WIN Jubilee Oval. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 11:30am (local time).

St George: 1 Matthew Dufty, 2 Rowland Kotobalavu, 3 Topiese Taufa, 4 Izaac Thompson, 5 Taniela Siale, 6 Rhys Davies, 7 Ryan Harris, 8 Addin Fonua-Blake, 9 Jake Vrahnos, 10 Kelepi Lovodua (c), 11 Luciano Leilua, 12 Heheako Tuima, 13 Jacob Host. Int: 14 Netane Vi, 15 Siaopo Tagaloa, 16 Daniel Arahu, 17 Chris Rigopoulos, 18 Jordan Mose, 19 Daniel Ascoli, 20 Sunia Bukalidi, 21 Gus Fidow, 22 Abbas Miski, 23 Viliami Tuitavake. Coach: Ben Hornby.
North Sydney: 1 Dean Reading, 2 Ofa Siale, 3 John Olive, 4 Aaron Pene, 5 Niko Fiapuleniko, 6 Blake Nichols (c), 7 Simon Dixon, 8 Taylor Pritchard, 9 Harry Barsdell, 10 Francis Laloua-Tui, 11 Kelly Benson, 12 Jacob McCudden, 13 Stemon Mow. Int: 14 Solomon Pope, 15 Clive Poulter, 16 Andrew Hart, 17 Jordan Huckstepp, 18 Fabian Dudley, 19 Calvin Mulipola, 20 David Oxley, 21 Jackson Okunbor, 22 Hayden McWilliams, 23 Jordan Winterburn, 24 Vaea Tailai, 25 Morgan Stevens. Coach: Shane Millard.


Western Suburbs 52 def. West Coast 24 at Campbelltown Stadium. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 12:30pm (local time).

Western Suburbs: 1 Josh Burke, 2 Jett Karam, 3 Jackson Kuli, 4 Robert Vai, 5 Makaere Bush, 6 John Martin, 7 Jack Payne, 8 Dane Coskerie, 9 Tom Harris, 10 Sinapati Solia, 11 Brent Downey, 12 Mark McCormack, 13 Liam Cavana. Int: 14 Tyson Wawatai, 15 Mason Cerruto, 16 Dempsey Anderson, 17 Lewis Tucker, 18 Raui Poaru, 19 Jim Ah Cheung. Coach: Chris Bradbury.
West Coast: 1 Jordan Jacob, 2 David Coffin, 3 Te Karawa Kahaki, 4 Taniela Moa, 5 Sam De Fiddes, 6 Marouna Benioni, 7 Tevin Arona, 8 John van der Weilen (c), 9 Ali Allouche, 10 Reginald Churchward, 11 Cody Te Awa, 12 Callum Robinson-McLellan, 13 Keelyn Tuuta-Edwards. Int: 14 Jarrad Smith, 15 Dez Laalaai, 16 Tumaia Ngakoti, 17 Hayden Anderson, 18 Tom Leddy, 19 Lima Halalova, 20 Jake Doubikin, 21 Jesse Offen. Coach: Daniel Green.


Balmain 24 def. Parramatta 21 at Leichhardt Oval. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 1:00pm (local time).

Balmain: 1 Chris Moana, 2 Camden Sutton, 3 Tom Satterthwaite, 4 Jaleel Seve-Derbas, 5 John Tohi, 6 Rhys Armstrong, 7 Jeremy Marshall-King, 8 Fosio Tatola (c), 9 Jack Wheelhouse, 10 Pio Sokobalavu, 11 Junior Tatola, 12 Matthew Woods (c), 13 Peter Ta’auso. Int: 14 Dwayne Lemafa, 15 Adam Spicer, 16 Tyler Cassel, 17 Ryan Gardner, 18 Jamie Hill, 19 Jesse Hinton. Coach: Mathew Head.
Parramatta: 1 Sione Tonga (c), 2 Suliasi Suli, 3 Nathan Davis, 4 Tui Oloapu, 5 Eric Aukafolau, 6 Jason Vidal, 7 Dylan Izzard, 8 Tepai Tepu-Smith, 9 Joey Lussick (c), 10 Paea Pua, 11 Tyrell Fuimaono, 12 Josh Aloiai, 13 Tom Amone. Int: 14 Atini Gafa, 15 Paula Kaufusi, 16 Brandon Raeli, 17 Nathan George, 18 Jack Anderson, 19 John Fomai, 20 Lachlan Roe, 21 Paula Hafoka, 22 Christian Kagiassis, 23 Jeff Markus. Coach: Mark Mahoney.


Penrith 26 drew with South Sydney 26 (Israel Davies, Tom Hughes, Paul Momirovski, Hayden Preece, Cheyne Whitelaw tries; Paul Momirovski 3 goals) at Centrebet Stadium. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 1:30pm (local time).

Penrith: 1 Logan Geyer, 2 Robert Jennings, 3 Brent Naden, 4 Akeripa Tia Kilifi (c), 5 Adam Bektas, 6 Tyrone May, 7 Soni Luke, 8 Moses Leota, 9 Josh Grant, 10 Myles Taueli, 11 Jordan Muna, 12 Dave Cowhan, 13 Patrick Schiller. Int: 15 Tyrone Maiava, 16 Jahnayah Freeman, 17 Oliver Clark, 18 Matthew Boss, 19 Peter Tiatia. Coach: Mark Horo.
South Sydney: 1 Alex Johnston, 2 Tom Hughes, 3 Charles Moreton, 4 Tevita Cottrell, 5 Israel Davis, 6 Paul Momirovski, 7 Liam Coleman, 8 Cheyne Whitelaw (c), 9 Alex Sorge, 10 Karl Saena, 11 Brock Gray, 12 Tulsa Saumamao, 13 Hayden Preece. Int: 14 Haimona Hiroti, 15 Aidan Davis, 16 James Jabbour, 17 Zane Musgrove, 18 Jaspar Garay, 19 Luke Dooner, 20 Devon Makoare-Boyce, 21 Maurice Longbottom, 22 Ethan Natoli, 23 Jyi Seymour. Coach: Arthur Kitinas.


Central Coast 42 def. Western Sydney Academy 24 at St Marys Leagues Stadium. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 1:30pm (local time).

Western Sydney Academy of Sport: 1 Dillon Khoury, 2 Joshua Jay, 3 Chris Vaegaau, 4 Penrith Fa’atau, 5 David Sheridan, 6 Jake Steadman, 7 Benjamin Hudd, 8 Cowen Epere, 9 Sean Walpole, 10 Marcel Aereaga, 11 Bradley Burns, 12 Jamie Stowers, 13 Reece Viemero. Int: 14 Lachlan Jackson, 15 Fairouz Elkander, 16 Jarrod Morfett, 17 Gregory Lekkas, 18 Joshua Wehbe, 19 Mahanga Frelan-Ratahi, 21 Jason Tuulau, 22 Thomson Tuigamala, 23 Aaron Wright, 24 Kadince Christensen. Coach: Grant Mitchell.
Central Coast: 1 Luke Sharpe, 2 Jack Carlisle, 3 Jesse Bogle, 4 Ryan Doherty, 5 Corey Drew, 6 Mitch Riley, 7 Daniel Langbridge, 8 Dylan Thorne (c), 9 Jacob Liddle, 25 Daniel Saifiti, 11 Jacob Saifiti, 12 Wade Kemplen, 24 Shaquai Mitchell. Int: 10 Noah Easton, 13 Nathan Cooper, 14 Jake Betts, 15 Mitch Casson, 16 Sami Tarchichi, 17 Jake O’Brien, 18 Nathan Lane, 19 Daniel Bell, 20 Terry Manns, 21 Tom Lambeth, 22 Mitch Connor. Coach: Phil Foster.


Illawarra 36 def. Canterbury 20 (Kyle Krisanski-Kennedy, Marcelo Montoya, Wallace Tangiiti, Hakaraia Toi Toi tries; Brendan Cox 2 goals) at WIN Stadium. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 1:30pm (local time).

Illawarra: 1 Jackson Hastings, 2 William Tom, 3 Dee Jay Harris, 4 Euan Aitken, 5 Lachlan Stein, 6 Drew Hutchison (c), 7 Adam Clune, 8 Tory Brunning, 9 Alex Bonham, 10 Jack Kavanagh, 11 Luke Monds, 12 Abraham Atallah, 13 Dylan Lauri. Int: 15 Dylan Russell, 16 Nathan Leatigaga, 17 Thomas Freebairn, 19 Bronson Hoani, 20 Blaine Rosz. Coach: Dean Young.
Canterbury: 1 Kyle Krisanski-Kennedy, 2 Marcelo Montoya, 3 Hakaraia Toi Toi, 4 Michael Morgan, 5 Tuuta Langi, 6 Wallace Tangiiti, 7 Brendan Cox, 8 Anthony Semrany (c), 9 Josh Montgomery, 10 Vailima Teaupa, 11 Royce Hunt, 12 Renouf Atoni, 13 Lorima Sautu. Int: 14 Ben Johns, 15 Avia Minute, 16 Brandon Luamanu, 20 Jordan Loto’aniu, 21 Tifa Iuta, 23 Brad Keighran. Coach: Brad Henderson.


Cronulla 46 (Levy Sopi 2, David Green, Valentine Holmes, Jamayne Isaako, Jesse McPhee, Anthony Moraitis, Ashleigh Nisbet, Semisi Vea tries; Jamayne Isaako 5 goals) def. Melbourne 22 (Brandon Manase, Clint Posselt, Reubenn Rennie, Chanel Seigafo tries; Aaron Teroi 3 goals) at Casey Fields. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 2:00pm (local time).

Melbourne: 1 Max Fesolai, 2 Junior Kirisome, 3 Ellery Tusa, 4 Reubenn Rennie, 5 Chanel Seigafo, 6 Aaron Teroi, 7 Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad, 8 Joe Stimson, 9 Clint Posselt, 10 John Filipo, 11 Brandon Manase, 12 Shae Ah Fook, 13 Ben Halfpenny. Int: 14 Phil Maori, 15 Melvin Fifita, 16 Dylan Brittain, 17 Logan Houghton, 18 Zak Dewhirst, 19 Romea Dyer, 20 Jamayne Taunoa-Brown. Coach: Tony Adam.
Cronulla: 1 David Green, 2 Levy Sopi, 3 Valentine Holmes, 4 Anthony Moraitis, 5 Leigh Higgins, 6 Jaden Clarke, 7 Jamayne Isaako, 8 Clayton Williams, 9 Jayden Brailey, 10 Pita Dillen, 11 Jesse McPhee, 12 Patrick Hasson, 13 Harry Vanderhart. Int: 14 Connor Tracey, 15 Tom Johnston, 16 Ashleigh Nisbet, 17 Callum Grant, 18 Rhys Schreuder, 20 Ben Tatupu, 23 Matthew Riccio. Coach: David Howlett.


Sydney 34 def. Newcastle 16 at Cessnock Sportsground. Date: Sat Mar 30. Kick off: 3:00pm (local time).

Newcastle: 1 Bryce Donovan, 18 Hayden Cunneen, 3 Josh Birch, 4 Matt Bridge, 5 Elliot Jennings, 6 Lewis Stanley, 7 Jacob Gagai, 8 Josh King, 9 Jake McNamara, 10 Roman Fepuleai, 11 Luke Yates, 12 Bradie Smith, 13 Ben Steven. Int: 14 Nathan Lo Monaco, 15 Josh Hayes, 16 Tyrone Walsh, 17 Brendan Williams, 18 Haine Ropati, 19 Tyrone Amey, 20 Dylan Jones, 21 Oliver Powell. Coach: Kurt Hancock.
Sydney: 1 Danny Allende, 2 Junior Wari, 3 Taane Milne, 4 Jordie Hedges, 5 Chevi Ellis, 6 Travis Edwards, 7 Delayne Ashby (c), 8 Perry Ioane, 9 Bradley Deitz, 10 Harrison Muller, 11 Willis Meehan, 12 Vincent Leuluai, 13 Piki Rogers. Int: 15 Braden Hamlin-Uele, 16 Mossy Tutunoa, 17 Alex Lyons, 18 Eden Symes, 19 Thomas Grealy, 20 Jayden Tavae. Coach: Mark Riddell.