Women's representative rugby league squad named

Wingham's Jonty Hemmingway has been named in the Group Three women's rugby league team.
Wingham's Jonty Hemmingway has been named in the Group Three women's rugby league team.

Two Wingham players have been named in the inaugural Group Three women’s rugby league team to play Group Two at Kempsey’s Verge Street Oval on Saturday December 15.

This follows the final of the Hastings Nines played at Wauchope where Old Bar were beaten 8-4 by Lower Macleay in the decider.

Jonty Hemmingway and Sarah Grofos from Wingham have been named along with Forster-Tuncurry’s Hannah Yates, Lisa Bullivant and Courtney Whitby.

Old Bar players selected in the group side are Sarah O’Connor, Nicole Griffis, Kaley Barnett and Chelsea Green.

Selectors have named a 20 strong group squad to be coached by Glenn Bampton and Leith Costigan,

The match against Group Two will kickoff at 11am and a North Coast team to play in the Country Championships will be named at the conclusion.