It’s a new era for the Tweed Heads Seagulls, with former Gold Coast Titans Under 20s mentor Ben Woolf taking on the coaching duties for the club in season 2018.
Taking over from Aaron Zimmerle; Woolf is banking on youth, having signed a number of players from the now defunct NYC competition, with Rory Lillis and Ethan Roberts moving across from the young Titans side, while junior Queensland representative Hiale Roycroft (NQ Cowboys) and fullback Beau Cordtz joins from the South Sydney NYC.
Another interesting acquisition is Canada representative Rhys Jacks who returns to the Intrust Super Cup competition having played last season with the Toronto Wolfpack.
The full list of gains and losses is below. *
Tweed Heads Seagulls Gains and Losses 2018
Gains: Hiale Roycroft (North Queensland Cowboys NYC), Jacob Pottinger (Mackay Cutters), Beau Cordtz (South Sydney NYC), Cheyne Whitelaw (North Sydney Bears), Rory Lillis (Gold Coast Titans NYC), Ethan Roberts (Gold Coast Titans NYC), Eli Levido (Nth Sydney Bears), Rhys Jacks (Toronto Wolfpack)
Losses: Nick Harrold (Tugun), Carne Doyle-Manga (Norths Devils), Phoenix Hunapo (Norths Devils)
Where they finished in 2017: 13th
2018 coach: Ben Woolf (replacing Aaron Zimmerle)
*Submissions made by clubs and correct at the time.
QRL Media will be featuring the Gains and Losses for the 2018 season for each of the Intrust Super Cup clubs in coming weeks. Stay tuned to QRL.com.au to see all the player movement.
2018 Intrust Super Cup Gains and Losses