The Wests Tigers NRL side received plenty of attention in their game against the Raiders on Saturday night for wearing “colourful socks” which were a part of our Junior League Appreciation Round celebrations.
NRL player pulled on their Junior Club’s socks in the game at
Campbelltown Sports Stadium to recognise the importance that grassroots
footy plays in Rugby League.
It proved a good omen, with the side
recording a memorable 17-12 victory. Earlier in the evening, 15 Western
Suburbs Junior League Clubs participated in the annual lap of honour
with over 2000 parents and children taking part in the “March Past”.
embraced the “March Past” concept with colourful banners, mascots and
even drums as the strong representation did a lap of the field following
the Under 20s match.
Liverpool Catholic Club was awarded the
“Loudest and Proudest” award on the night, winning a Wests Tigers “Money
can’t buy” experience for the Round 20 match against the Manly Sea
As well as the Junior League Appreciation celebrations,
Wests Tigers were awarded the annual League Legends trophy that
celebrates the 1989 Grand Final between Balmain and Canberra.
launch of the new Merchandise promotion, “We score, you score” also
featured following the match, with each Wests Tigers try earning 5% (to a
maximum of 30%) off all purchases.
Members and supporters were quick to snap up the 15% off (three tries) deal, which ended at 8am this morning.
List of Western Suburbs Junior Clubs that participated in the March Past:
- All Saints JRLFC
- Campbelltown City JRLFC
- Campbelltown Collegians JRLFC
- Campbelltown Warriors JRLFC
- Eaglevale St Andrews JRLFC
- East Campbelltown JRLFC
- Glenquarie All Stars JRLFC
- Hinchinbrook JRLFC
- Ingleburn Bulldogs JRLFC
- Ingleburn RSL JRLFC
- Liverpool Catholic Club JRLFC
- Liverpool Titans JRLFC
- Macarthur Saints JRLFC
- Minto Cobras JRLFC
- Valley United JRLFC