Posted on Wednesday 31st July, 2019

Hornets Touch are excited to announce the players who have been selected into our 2019 National Youth Championships (NYC) teams.

Congratulations to each player on your selection.


Girls Team

Chloe Allan Wallsend
Mia Barber Central Coast
Bridie Boland Central Coast
Josie Clarke Orange
Grace Farmilo Central Coast
Emily Freeman Nelson Bay
Emma Hopkins Wallsend
Alexis Jeffs Beresfield
Emily Kirby Central Coast
Rebecca Prestwidge Orange
Caitlin Prestwidge Orange
Hailey Prestwidge Orange
Letia Shiner Nelson Bay
Kyah Watters Wallsend

Head Coach: Natalie Little
Assistant Coach: Nicole Grose
Manager: Liberty Little


Boys Team

Patrick Andrews Beresfield
Verdelh Antonio Nelson Bay 
Byron Buckley Central Coast
Bailey Caruso Wallsend
Matt Dawson Nelson Bay
Tyron Duffield Beresfield
Lachlan Fitzhenry Newcastle
Rhys French Orange
Sam Graham Beresfield
Dylan Pardey Central Coast
Logan Radzievic Beresfield
Jack Smith Beresfield
Aiden Storrie Beresfield
Molou Taufaao Beresfield

Head Coach: Darren McSpadden
Assistant Coach: Les Smith
Manager: Anne-Maree Donoghue


Your coaching staff will be in touch with you shortly, to outline your individual team training schedule. 

In addition, you will receive communication, shortly from Hornets with further information about the tournament ahead. 

If you have any major concerns at this point in time, including selection inquiries for those who missed out on selection, please email them to: Jay Miller, Hornets Players Representative – 


The 2019 National Youth Championships will be held from Wednesday 18th to Saturday 21st September 2019, at the Sunshine Coast Stadium, Queensland. 


To follow our progress at the event, visit the NYC Website.