Ethan Price has today been announced as the captain of the Queensland Universities team to play New South Wales Universities at Suzuki Stadium this Saturday.
A former Titans Under 20s player, Price played in the Intrust Super Cup this year for the Tweed Heads Seagulls.
The towering prop will spearhead an impressive line-up, which includes a host of players involved in QRL and NRL pathway competitions.
Easts Tigers hooker Chris Ostwald is the vice-captain, with club teammate Jamie Anderson to start at centre for the student Maroons.
Following the match, an Australian team will be selected to contest the Universities World Cup in Sydney next year.
1. Chris Medcalf 2. Sam Leach 3. Jamie Anderson 4. Mick O’Keefe 5. David Sheridan 6. Lane Ferling 7. Jarrod Lee 8. Nick Timm 9. Chris Ostwald (Vice-Captain) 10. Ethan Price (Captain) 11. Kobe Tararo 12. Josh Rudolph 13. Jayden Best 14. Samuel Pau 15. Jack Peoples 16. Bart Ritchie 17. Giovanni Rapana 18. Mackenzie Reid
Coach: Gary O’Brien
Assistant Coach: Mark Tookey
Manager: Trad McLean
S&C Coach: Gerard Parle
Physios: Brendan Dolan & Mitchell Chad
URLQ Exec: Martin Unicomb
Teams: Queensland Universities v NSW Universities
Date: Saturday, October 8
Venue: Suzuki Stadium, Langlands Park