April 21, 2017
South Burnett rugby league fans’ wait for the start of the 2017 season is over … there will be a full round of matches played in the region on Saturday, from Under 6s through to Seniors.
In the top grade, 2016 South Burnett premiers and Burnett Cup winners Cherbourg will take on Wondai at Wondai.
In the other A Grade game, the Murgon Mustangs will face the Kingaroy Red Ants at Murgon.
All sides should be well-primed after a series of testing trial games, and in the Hornets’ case an interstate game played at Newcastle.
South Burnett’s U18s, who are playing in the Toowoomba Rugby League’s U18 competition, are up to Round 5 in their competition.
The South Burnett Eagles will play Southern Suburbs at Gold Park in Toowoomba on Saturday evening.
Twelve teams are taking part in this TRL competition.
The Eagles are currently in fifth spot on the ladder with two wins – played in Kingaroy and Murgon – and two losses.
Three South Burnett women’s teams will be competing in the Sunshine Coast competition this year.
U14s, U16s and U18s South Burnett Eagles were due to play Round 1 games against Nambour in Caboolture on Friday night.
NB. Entry to the Murgon Showgrounds will be via the Watt Street gates only.
Juniors (U6 to U12)
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