Group 19 rugby league: Possibles and probables named to trial

Picking a Group 19 team to defend the Greater Northern league tag title was always going to be a difficult task.

There are around 270 senior league tag players registered to play from 13 clubs.

The Group have taken the first step in narrowing down who will don the purple and blue by naming 42 women who will face off in a possibles and probables clash in Glen Innes next Wednesday.

The squad will then be narrowed down to the final team who will contest the championships.

Uralla and Armidale boast the highest number of players nominated to trial with six while Tingha have five.

The championships are set down for Friday, July 5 in Tamworth.

Possibles and probables squad:

Armidale Rams- Tanieka Landsborough, Jymia Speeding, Hayley Ford, Kate McCulloch, Tyleaka Marr, Daphne Blair

Moree Boars- Aleah Peckham, Shailee Smith, Deborah McGrady, Tyresse Peckham

Moree Boomerangs- Jordan McKenzie, Kiara Smith, Kiah Picker

Narwan Eels- Kayla Kim, Sharnae Smith, Georgina Livermore

Glen Innes- Sarah Woolfe, Sarah Byrne, Alisa Tunamena, Amelia Tunemena

Uralla Tigers- Lauren Acton, Amy Barraclough, Sophie Barraclough, Camilla Clydsdale, Alyce Walsh, Vicki Youman

Walcha Jillaroos- Jordyn Hoy, Nicola Hoy, Annabelle Green

Tenterfield Tigers- Grace Clothier, Breana Field

Bundarra Bears- Alicia Bussell, Sophie Gaukroger, Nat Hammond

Tingha Tigers- Oliva Turner, Simone Thompson, Simone Blacklock, Tahlia Roberts, Shannon Horlyck

Warialda Wombats- Kearni Churchland

Bingara Bullets- Kimberly O'Donnell, Stacey Duff