All players registered in the Northern beaches touch park competition are eligible to trial for Renegades representative teams.
The players will be trialling for a Junior State cup team to compete up in the NSW touch Northern Conference State Cup tournament in Port Macquarie in February 14th,15th & 16th 2020. The age divisions are Under 8s, 10s, 12s, 14s, 16s and 18s boys and girls.
State Cup finals- Will be held on Saturday March 7th 2020 at the Kingsway playing fields Penrith. This will be a one day event and the top 4 teams from each conference will progress to the finals. Under 8s will play their finals at Northern Conference only.
Please note if you qualify for the finals there will be additional player levy cost.
Under 8s- ( 2012 )
Under 10s- (2010,2011)
Under 12s- (2009, 2008)
Under 14s- (2007, 2006)
Under 16s- (2005, 2004)
Under 18s- (2003, 2002)
Please note all current rep players from JSC 2019 must attend both trials. If for any reason you can’t be present please send us an email with explanation.
Coaches for JSC– It is a club requirement and a NSW touch requirement that you have a minimum of a Level 1 coaching certificate.
Coaches & selectors will be recruiting new players from the park competition at Friday night games & inviting them to trials.
Important Dates for JSC lead up
Renegades Gala Day- Sat 14th December 2019
Scorpions Gala Day- January 2020 (TBC)
Parramatta Gala Day- February 2020 (TBC)
Bankstown Gala Day- Sun 2nd February 2020
Club Day- TBC
Presentation Day- TBC
If your picked in a team for JSC or a development team there is a commitment.
JSC teams will train at least 1 day a week leading up to Christmas. After the Christmas break most teams start training again mid January and training days will go to 2 days a week. There is a player levy to cover uniform costs, off field gear, tent fee at the tournament, awards, presentation costs, referee fee & gala day costs. This levy will be around $340 to $400 per player. On top of this there is a NSW touch online player rego which will be around $80 to $100. Players must be available for all gala days, the dates of these tournaments are listed in the ‘rep’ section.
Development teams- Will train in preparation for the Renegades gala day on December 14th. Trainings will be a minimum of one day a week, these sessions are compulsory for all players selected. All players will receive a uniform to play in for the gala day. The team levy will be around $115 per player which covers uniform costs, gala day entry & referee fee.
Congratulations to the following players who have been selected in Junior State Cup teams/squads for 2020
Under 8 Girls- (All teams will only go ahead to JSC if they have qualified coaches)
Under 8 Boys-
Makson Gerrard, Charlie Mcdermott, Beau Hewitt, Noah Sleiman, Kai Hurley, Mason Cooper, Kai Davies, Cruz Aquilina, Sireli Noilea-Tani, Eddie Bennett, Tate Wooldridge, Tyson Cushway.
(Parents please contact Drew via email- firstname.lastname@example.org so he has your contact details)
Trainings- Starts Monday October 21st @ 4.30pm.
Coaches– Drew Davies
Assistant Coach- Heath Cooper
Manager- Ash Davies
Under 10 Girls-
Ava Grant, Mateja Gerrard, Olivia Clark, Sadie Jessup, Amara Frogett, Isobel Campbell, Alisha Webb, Emilia Slack, Kayla Arundel, Matilda Lloyd, Coco Aquilana, Zsa Zsa Burke, Lily Bray, Amber Hattingh, Hiedi Lillycrop, Issy Martin.
(This team will be cut to 12 players with 2 shadows to be announced & 2 players to be dropped back into the Development team)
Coaches– Jade Asmus & Nikki Ronald.
Training- Monday October 21st @ 4.30pm.
Under 10 Girls Development Team-
Tori Massey, Florrie Butler, Lulu Campbell, Jolie Bryant, Evelyn Stevens, Lily Miles, Giselle Norton, Olivia Parks, Ella Monohan, Calyse Bailey.
(This team is dependant on a coach. If anyone is interested please contact us via email- email@example.com)
Under 10 Boys-
Cruz Holmes, Ewan Keep, Mitchell Peterson, Beau Cooper, Isaac Casey, Hayden Carpenter William Townend, Ethan Nagle, Charlie Hand, Kye Kearney, Tawa Campos, Jay Calandruccio Stirling Stuart, Liam Hayman, Lennox Andrews, Angus Sciacca, Braithe Lambley, Harry Sloane Samuel Morlaine, Max McDermott, Cooper Moane, Urban Moreno, Callum Mclean, Angus Webb, Ethan Ten Krooden.
(This team will be cut to 10 players & 2 Shadows announced. With the possibility of a Development team, coach dependant)
Shadow players- TBA
Training- starts Monday October 21st, 5.30pm.
Coach- Heath Cooper-
Assistant Coach- Drew Davies
Manager- Vanessa Cooper
Under 12 Girls- Madison Butchart, Jasmin Berry, Poppy Finch, Taylor Finch, Charlotte Bensley, Charlotte Baum, Charli Barbour, Ava Gray, Paloma Campos, Clodagh Carrol, FiFi Frogett, Giselle Burke, Sophie Dix, Gracie Daddo, Andie Milligan, Laura Bell, Tash Lillycrop, Scarlett Hurley, Grace Miles, Isla Blyth, Chelsea McCredie.
(The above 21 players will be cut down to 16 players after the next training session. As players are cut they will drop back into the development team)
Trainings- Starts Tuesday October 22nd @4.45pm to 6pm.
Coaches- Jim Randall, Charlie & Tom Suters
Under 12 Girls Development team-
Harper Lovett, Cayla Smyth, Lily Hulley, Emily Sims, Sian Coutts, Alannah Paul, Mali Wright.
(Girls will join this team over the next 2 weeks from the original squad)
(If your interested in coaching this team please make contact with us via email)
Under 12 Boys-Jackson Twells, Stan Clarke, Xavier Matthews, Dane Stewart, Ashton Hattingh, Bryn Wooldridge, Reid Stoyle, Isaac Carlile, Ashley Dene, Braden Mcdougall, Lochie Rabbitts, Kai Cauvin, Izaak Holmes, Will Tartonne, Jamie Links, Daniel Trundle, Harrison Newall, Max kelleher, Cruz Death, Oscar Andrews, Ben Burge, Kobe Morris, Ethan Robison, Jonathan Hirsch, Taj Humphrey, Vaughn Kearney, Max Taylor, Ollie Patrick.
(This squad will train together for 2 sessions before a team of 14 boys is announced with the possibility of a 12 boys development team. This will be coach dependant, so please contact us if you think your interested)
Training- Starts Tuesday October 22nd @5pm.
Coaches- Peter Smyth (Ph- 0408 466993) & Steve Matthews.
Under 12 boys Development team-
Under 14 Girls– Alana Reddy, Leila McDougall, Bella Morris, Lacy Cross, Jess Maher, Seilo Campos, Zoe Moore, Carissa Smyth, Jaz James, Ciara Cooper, Ashton Reimer, Mia Links, Eliza Henry, Analiese Chan, Gabbi White, Lily Watt, Marnie Hilton, Mikayla Cleary.
(This team will be cut to 14 players and 2 shadows announced after 2 training sessions)
We ask that shadow players attend all trainings as if their part of the team. If any player does not show full commitment to training sessions they will be replaced by a shadow player.
Training- Starts Thursday October 24th @5.30pm
Coach- Trevor McDougall
Assistant Coach- Joel Maguire
Under 14 Boys-
Zane Monohan, Taj Thompson, Max Davies, Charlie Boyle, Patrick Stewart, Charlie Mann, Tye Jecks, Evan Flynn, Prince Kamara, Billy Anderson, Oliver Baum, Austin Hulley, Tyler Reading, Banjo Stocken, Corin Montgomery, Finlay Newall,
Shadows- To be announced after 2 trainings
Trainings- 4.30pm to 6pm starting on Tuesday October 22nd.
Coach- Blake Johnson
Assistant– Will Bogonuvic
Under 16 girls-
Mackenzie Haladus, Chelsea Smyth, Emily Smith, Lili Boyle, Amber Bell, Sienna HInwood, Lucinda Bensley, Ellie James, Mikayla Forder, Marissa Stubbs, Amy Patrick, Ava Regoli, Lara Hanks, Ellie Wilson, Esme Sergi, Isabella Dale, Keely Homes, Anaia Cruickshank, Edie Burke.
Coach- John Haladus
Assistant Coaches– TBA
Under 16 Boys-
Lachlan Marshall, Kia Mitchell, Dylan Coutts, Nash Ritchie, Hamish Douglas, Dylan Charlier, Harrison Haladus, Byron Ayton, Archie Earland, Archie Sergi, Zac Newbold, Aiden Flynn, Beau Morrison, Connor Raaff, Archie Saunders, Josh Bramble, Finlay Marks, Max Faithful, Luka Monnock.
Coach- Steve Haladus
Under 18 Girls-
Under 18 Boys–
Touch football for opens is pretty much a year round sport now. Our seniors 2 main tournaments are Senior State cup in December which is held at Port Macquarie and Vawdon Cup which is played all over Sydney from the end of July to November. Your eligible from the age of 14 to play in the senior competition and trial for a representative team.
Northern beaches touch Association
Representative Team Selection Policy (Seniors & Juniors) –
Selection Criteria and Selection Process:
All teams representing Northern beaches touch shall be selected according to this policy with the aim of ensuring that team selections are objective, are seen to be fair by all, and ensure all aspiring players are given a reasonable opportunity to demonstrate their skills and abilities.
Team selections shall occur under the auspices of a selection panel of three selectors drawn from a selection committee of at least five appointed by the Northern beaches Executive.
Any disputes in relation to the selection process shall be overseen by the Executive. The final decision on selections shall be made by the Northern beaches Executive & head selector of Northern beaches touch.
A selection panel will be appointed by the Executive to select teams in consultation with the relevant Representative Director (Junior or Senior).
The trials and selection process shall be finalised at a date determined by Executive, which takes into account all relevant factors.
In cases where the number of players ‘trying out’ is less than the player numbers required, a panel may not be required.
The appointed Selection Panel will choose the relevant team based on the below criteria in consultation with the appointed Coach and/or Coaches. The criteria need not have equal weighting but must be taken into account.
Player selection criteria:
- Player fitness including consideration of injuries.
- Player agility, speed and ball skills.
- Player reading of attack and defence including positional play.
- Overall skill needs of team and reasonable comparison of players with regard to positions players are trialing for.
- Player integration into team including teamwork, moves and harmony.
- Demonstrated player respect for others including team-mates, opposition, referees & coaches.
- Must be an Affiliated and Financial member of Northern beaches Touch Association, including participation in Northern beaches touch current competition as well as meeting Northern beaches and NSWTA tournament eligibility requirements.
- All players will be informed that selection will occur based on the NBT Selection Policy.
- Players who are unlikely to be selected or who are not selected should be notified before successful players and in an appropriate manner by the Selection Panel or Junior Representative Director or by a representative of the Northern beaches touch Executive Committee.
- All interested players will be fully informed on an equal basis of trial and training information.
Some unsuccessful players may be appointed as ‘Shadow Players’ who may be given the opportunity to continue to participate in training and games to assist with their development and in the event of other players being injured or unavailable for any reason. It will be the coaches discretion on whether they participate in gala days or not.