Rugby league teams from remote communities across North Queensland were in Cairns recently to take part in the annual Remote Areas NQ United selection trials.

The participating regions were: Southern Cape (comprising players from Pormpuraaw, Coen Hopevale, Wujal and Cooktown), Northern Cape (players from Aurukun, Napranum, Lockhart River, Weipa) NPA (Bamaga, Injinoo, New Mapoon),Torres Strait, and Palm Island.

Read the preview of the RARL NQ United selection trials HERE.

Following the carnival, a Northern United team was selected to play against Queensland Outback in Cairns on July 16 as curtain-raiser to the Rabbitohs V Cowboys match at Barlow Park.

See the team below:

No

NAMES

REGION

1

Isaiah Wigness

Torres

2

Gabriel Eseli

NPA

3

Benny Macumboy

Southern- Lockhart

4

Windsor Bowie

NPA

5

Abung David

Torres

6

Mickey Pablo

NPA

7

Darryl Pearson

Palm Island

8

Trevor Nona

NPA

9

Ronald Woosup

NPA

10

Jioji Dabea

Palm Island

11

Raoul Miller

Palm Island

12

Charlie Sagigi

NPA

13

Remus Phineasa

Torres

14

Zengrey Nona

NPA

15

Gabriel Bon

Torres

16

Wilfred Bowie

NPA

17

Genami Geia

Palm Island

18

Dominic Macumboy

Southern- Lockhart

Shadows

 

 

Backs

Tabua Woosup

Northern Cape

Backs

Ryan Madua

Northern Cape

Backs

Miles Kerindun

Northern Cape

Forwards

Samson Zitha

Torres

Forwards

Shaquel Adidi-Nixon

Northern Cape

 

 

 

COACH

Roy Prior

Palm Island

ASS COACH

Robert Yorkston

NPA

TRAINER

Terry Abednego

Torres

MANAGER

Frank Loban

Torres- Badu Island

SPORTS TRAINER

Deb Gallop

Cairns