SOME of the best junior footballers headed to Blayney on Saturday for the Group 10 Junior Rugby League finals.
The games, played at King George Oval’s two fields, featured four sides in seven age groups, ranging from under 10s to under 16s.
The winners of the major semi-finals progressed to the grand finals, which will be played at Orange’s Wade Park on Saturday, September 2.
The losers of the major semi-finals will face the winners of the minor semi-finals at Cowra next weekend.
Saturday’s results were as follows:
Under 10s: Mudgee 34 defeated Orange CYMS Green 24; Bloomfield Tigers 38 defeated Lithgow Storm 20.
Under 11s: Mudgee White 18 defeated Bloomfield Tigers 6; Mudgee Red 24 defeated Bathurst St Pat’s 12.
Under 12s: Lithgow Storm 34 defeated Bloomfield Tigers 22; Bathurst Panthers 36 defeated Blayney Bears 18.
Under 13s: Bloomfield Tigers 14 defeated Cowra Magpies 4; Bathurst Panthers 28 defeated Bathurst St Pat’s 8.
Under 14s: Lithgow Storm 24 defeated Bloomfield Tigers 16; Orange CYMS 22 defeated Bathurst Panthers 8.
Under 15s: Bathurst St Pat’s 36 defeated Orange CYMS 24; Lithgow Storm-Oberon Tigers 18 defeated Mudgee 14.
Under 16s: Bathurst Panthers 32 defeated Blayney Bears-Cowra 18; Orange CYMS 34 defeated Mudgee Dragons 20.
The draw for this Saturday’s finals at Cowra is:
Under 10s: 9am, Orange CYMS Green v Bloomfield Tigers.
Under 11s: 9.55am, Bloomfield Tigers v Mudgee Red.
Under 12s: 10.50am, Bloomfield Tigers v Bathurst Panthers.
Under 13s: 11.45am, Cowra Magpies v Bathurst Panthers.
Under 14s: 12.45pm, Bloomfield Tigers v Orange CYMS.
Under 15s: 1.45pm, Orange CYMS v Lithgow Storm-Oberon Tigers.
Under 16s: 3pm, Blayney Bears-Cowra Magpies v Orange CYMS.