Makos B players selected
Nine Marlborough players have been selected in the Tasman Makos B team announced today to play in a South Island competition starting on August 25 versus Canterbury Country in Nelson.
Harlequins halfback Daniel MacDonald is joined by his club-mates, midfield back Mike Schmidt-Lealava'a, outside back George Millar and hooker Fetu Ieremia. Waitohi first-five Daniel Hawkins and his club-mates Daniel Karena, at lock and loose-forward Joe Stewart plus front-rower Kurt Lindsay and Moutere lock James Pigou complete the Marlborough contingent.
Gary Stevens and Mike Fraser from Nelson Bays will coach.
The Tasman B squad is -
Forwards: Michel Tyler, Ropate Rinakama, Christian Tupoula, Fetu Ieremia, Logan Bolsom, Kurt Lindsay, Ben Sadrugu, James Pigou, Jarrod Aberhart, Niu Taufa, Mitchell Thwaites, Fetu'uloa Havilli, Joe Stewart, Daniel Karena.
Backs: Shaun Begg, Kaide Whiting, Loui Harvey, Daniel MacDonald, James Lash, Daniel Hawkins, Mike Lealava'a, Sioni Holani, Farrel Mulipola, Kim Bateman, George Millar, Tema Faifua.
August 25 v Canterbury Country, Trafalgar Park at 12:30pm
September 1 v Canterbury Metro, Christchurch
September 8 v Canterbury Maori, Lansdowne Park
September 22 v Canterbury Colts, Christchurch
September 29, SI semifinals
October 6, SI finals
October 13 v Wellington, TBC.
- The Marlborough Express
Who will win the Press Cup on Saturday, 2.30pm, Lansdowne Park, Blenheim?