Posted on Thursday 7th March, 2019

The NSW Hunter Western Hornets are excited to announce that final selections have now been confirmed for the 2019 Hornets Junior Regional Representative Teams.

This year will see the introduction of the Under 12’s division in both the boys and girls, which will compete alongside the 14’s, 16’s and 18’s divisions, respectively.

The 2019 NSW Junior Regionals will be held on Saturday July 13 to Sunday July 14, 2019 at the Waratah Sports Ground, Orange NSW (Home of City of Orange Touch Association).

In addition, this year Hornets are excited to confirm that there will be three compulsory High Performance Camps for all Hornets teams:

  • Hornets Junior High Performance Camp #1: Sat 6 & Sun 7 April 2019 – Singleton
  • Hornets Junior High Performance Camp #2: Sat 11 & Sun 12 May 2019 – Location TBC
  • Hornets Junior High Performance Camp #3: Sat 1 & Sun 2 June 2019 – Wallsend
  • NSW Junior Regional Championships: Sat 13 & Sun 14 July 2019 – Orange

Selection inquiries: If you (your child) has missed out on selection, and would like to find out more information, non-selection inquiries must be received by 5:00pm Monday 18 March 2019, to:
Don Green
Regional Director of Selectors

Congratulations to the following players and Coaching Staff on their appointment to this years representative sides.


Isaac Fotu-Moala Doyalson
Jay Callaghan Doyalson
Ryan Tukapua Doyalson
Jack Thompson Maitland
Toby McDonald Maitland
Brodie White Newcastle
Cooper McKenzie Newcastle
Jye Stone Newcastle
Layth Brain Newcastle
Nate Simpson Newcastle
Toby Winter Newcastle
Riley Hoad Orange
Samuel Flakus Peninsula
Ethan Jarmain Wallsend

B12 Head Coach: Rob White
B12 Assistant Coach: Michael Kilpatrick
B12 Manager: Ben Charlton


Ella Knowles Doyalson
Meg McPhail Doyalson
Sienna Thomas Doyalson
Alice Mitchell Nelson Bay
Amellia Barnes Nelson Bay
Anika McCarthy Newcastle
Giulia Sklavos Newcastle
Latesha West Newcastle
Ava Cole Orange
Haylee Besant Orange
Layla Barrett Orange
Lilly Clarke Orange
Miah Naden Orange
Mya Simmons Orange

G12 Head Coach: Al Thompson
G12 Assistant Coach: Geoff Simpson
G12 Manager: Jo Clarke


Charlie Walkaden Central Coast
Jesse Walker Central Coast
Riley Burke Central Coast
Logan Aoake Newcastle
Taimana Elers Newcastle
Taylor Griffen Newcastle
Tyrese Gordon Newcastle
Issah Magnus Orange
Jack Dean Orange
Sam Wilson Orange
Callan Tucker Peninsula
Kieran Diamond Peninsula
Trent Gordon Peninsula
Tyrone Dorrell Peninsula

B14 Head Coach: Mitch Walkaden
B14 Assistant Coach: Steve Hepburn
B14 Manager: Vacant – Greg French


Ava Healey Central Coast
Ella Carlisle Central Coast
Grace Nicholson Central Coast
Kate Goodhand Central Coast
Lailani Montgomery Central Coast
Mia Jones Central Coast
Morgan Mannion Central Coast
Ngaria Gemmell Central Coast
Tyla Stuart Central Coast
Ava Osland Maitland
Jesse Southwell Nelson Bay
Georgie Barrett Orange
Hope Gibson Orange
Zali Chippendale Wallsend

G14 Head Coach: Paul Farah
G14 Assistant Coach: Todd Osland
G14 Manager: Sophie Turner


Molou Taufa’ao Beresfield
Reuben Andrews Beresfield
Chris Lennon Central Coast
Hemi Knebel Central Coast
Keegan Ropoama Central Coast
Owen Flaherty Central Coast
William Eagleton Doyalson
Elijah Faalua Maitland
Bailey Rae Nelson Bay
Matt Dawson Nelson Bay
Lachlan Fitzhenry Newcastle
Macauley Aoake Newcastle
Jack Cole Orange
Jacob French Orange

B16 Head Coach: Lindsey Brain
B16 Assistant Coach: Tom Taylor
B16 Manager: Vacant – please email EOI to


Zali Fulton Central Coast
Tyla Brown Muswellbrook
Jade Ballard Nelson Bay
Tarsha Wellings Nelson Bay
Caitlin Prestwidge Orange
Hailey Prestwidge Orange
Josie Clarke Orange
Brianna Irvine Peninsula
Lucy Dillon Peninsula
Alkira Johnston Wallsend
Emma Hopkins Wallsend
Jules Kirkpatrick Wallsend
Kyah Watters Wallsend
Matilda Jones Wallsend

G16 Head Coach: Natalie Little
G16 Assistant Coach: Wayne Johnston
G16 Manager: Liberty Watters


Byron Buckley Central Coast
Jarrod Rayner-Badior Central Coast
Jeremy Belcher Central Coast
Josh Moffitt Central Coast
Kaya Ardita Central Coast
Lachlan Rayner-Badior Central Coast
Verdelh Antonio Nelson Bay
Blake Potts Newcastle
Jessie Jenkins Newcastle
Kurt Donoghoe Newcastle
Lawson Rankin Newcastle
Liam Squires Newcastle
Ryan Potts Newcastle
Ryhs French Orange

B18 Head Coach: Darren McSpadden
B18 Assistant Coach: Joel Begnell
B18 Manager: Anne-Maree Donoghoe


Alexis Jeffs Beresfield
Rhiarna Thompson Beresfield
Brooke Goodhand Central Coast
Emily Kirby Central Coast
Tarlay Gemmell Central Coast
Alyssa Coggan Nelson Bay
Andi Law Nelson Bay
Bellah Pipe Nelson Bay
Emily Freeman Nelson Bay
Kiara Dixon Nelson Bay
Letia Shiner Nelson Bay
Maddison Mitchell Nelson Bay
Lara Clarke Orange
Jessica Sawyer Peninsula

G18 Head Coach: Scott Oliver
G18 Assistant Coach: Karen Tucker
G18 Manager: Vacant – please email EOI to