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Harvey Norman NSW Women’s State of Origin Team named

The NSW Rugby League is proud to announce the Harvey Norman NSW Women’s Origin team to play Queensland in the 2019 Holden Women’s State of Origin at North Sydney Oval on Friday 21 June.

New coach Andrew Patmore has named Kezie Apps to captain the side which includes seven debutants, as well as a player (Kylie Hilder) returning after a 10-year absence from NSW representative honors.

The interstate match was played under the Origin banner for the first time in 2018, with NSW claiming honours for the past three successive years.

This year an inaugural Under-18 Women’s Origin match will be played as part of a double-header with the (open) women’s game at North Sydney Oval.

The 2019 Harvey Norman NSW Women’s State of Origin team is:

1 Corban McGregor Cronulla Sharks
2 Jessica Sergis Helensburg Tigers
3 Tiana Penitani * Cronulla Sharks
4 Isabelle Kelly CRL Newcastle
5 Shakiah Tungai * Port Kembla Blacks
6 Kirra Dibb * North Sydney Bears
7 Maddison Studdon Cronulla Sharks
8 Simaima Taufa Mounties
9 Kylie Hilder CRL Newcastle
10 Vanessa Foliaki Easts Brisbane (QLD)
11 Kezie Apps (C) Helensburg Tigers
12 Shontell Stowers * North Sydney Bears
13 Hannah Southwell CRL Newcastle
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14 Botille Vette-Welsh * Wests Tigers
15 Holli Wheeler Newcastle (CRL)
16 Takilele Katoa * Waratah Tigers (Riverina)
17 Millie Boyle * Burleigh Bears (QLD)
 
18 Shaylee Bent  Mounties
 
Coach: Andrew Patmore