First Grader
I didn't see the St G trial so I am relying on reports from others.

Starting team

1. Stewart
2. Donald
3. Hill
4. Stephenson
5 Hicks
6 Witt
7 Monaghan
8.Heckenberg
9. Dunley
10 Leuleui
11. Kite
12. Kennedy
13 Menzies
14 Williamson
15. Harris
16. King
17 Watmough

I am sure some will disagree and a few good players miss out altogether.

Des it seems loves Hoppa so it seems that Stephenson is also destined for Reggies with Hicks in the centre!
 
1. Stewart
2. Donald
3. Stephenson
4. Hill
5. Hicks
6. Witt
7. Monaghan
8. King
9. Randall
10. Kite
11. Kennedy
12. Watmough
13. Menzies

14. Williamson
15. Leuluai
16. Heckberg
17. Harris/G. Stewart
 
Journey Man
[b:e466ed4514]This is the side I think we will see:[/b:e466ed4514]

1. Stewart
2. Donald
3. Hicks
4. Hill
5. Hopoate
6. Witt
7. Monaghan
8. King
9. Randall
10. Kite
11. Kennedy
12. Watmough
13. Menzies

14. Williamson
15. Leuluai
16. Heckenberg
17. Harris

[b:e466ed4514]This is the side I would like to see:[/b:e466ed4514]

1. Stewart
2. Donald
3. Stephenson
4. Hill
5. Hicks
6. Williamson
7. Monaghan
8. Heckenberg
9. Dunley
10. Kite
11. Kennedy
12. Harris
13. Menzies

14. Witt
15. Leuluai
16. King
17. Watmough
 
Reserve Grader
Interesting that you feel Witt deserved the flick to the bench Matabele.

For mine, not only the fact that Hoppa has made several defensive blunders, but Hicks is much better DEFENSIVELY on the wing. Not to mention the fact that Steppa has blatently earnt his place. It comes down to who deserves that spot more, Glenn Stewart or Sam Harris.

1. Brett Stewart
2. Scott Donald
3. Paul Stephenson
4. Terry Hill
5. Chris Hicks
6. Michael Witt
7. Michael Monaghan
8. Kylie Leuluai
9. Chad Randall
10. Brent Kite
11. Glenn Stewart
12. Ben Kennedy
13. Steve Menzies

14. Jason King
15. Luke Williamson
16. Anthony Watmough
17. Daniel Heckenburg

18. Sam Harris
19. John Hopoate

That is the team I would pick, but I feel Dessie will end up choosing a 19 man team and then reduce it later anyway. I pick Stewy2 ahead of Choco due to the fact that Choco hasn't been in any NRL trials yet.
 
Journey Man
I've put Witt on the bench because I just think Willo gives us a bit of stability early in the game and allows Witt to come on after the softening up period - similar to what was happening with Walker at the end of last year.

I think that could be especially important against the physical Warriors side.

I'm still a closet fan of Harris - possibly because he was a rugger bugger. :wink:
 
Journey Man
Stewart
Donald
Stephenson
Hill
Hicks
Witt
Monahan
Heckenberg
Dunley/Randall (dunley on trial form)
Kite
Beaver
Watmough
BK

Kylie
King
Willo
Harris

I dont think ill be right though, but that looks the best IMO
 
Team P W L PD Pts
24 21 3 499 44
24 21 3 390 44
24 20 4 322 42
24 16 8 252 34
24 16 8 141 34
24 15 9 109 32
24 12 12 -143 26
24 10 14 -3 22
24 10 14 -36 22
24 10 14 -97 22
24 8 16 -142 18
24 8 16 -171 18
24 8 16 -214 18
24 7 17 -249 16
24 7 17 -288 16
24 3 21 -370 8
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