Playing on this stage on this occasion has only fueled the fire and provided extra motivation for his team to push on with their rugby league ambitions despite the result says captain of the Under 16s Queensland team, Will Evans in his post match interview with QRL Media.

More from the Queensland Under 16s...

Action Gallery: Under 16 Queensland v NSW
Match Report: NSW break Under 16 Maroons hearts 
Video Highlights: QLD v NSW Under 16