THE Blacktown Red Belly Warriors Rugby League Club has enjoyed great success at the 50th Koori Knockout tournament, which was held in Nowra, NSW over the 1st-3rd October Long Weekend.
BRBW entered six teams in the event, finishing as the most successful club over the weekend with some amazing results.
In their 30th year of competing in the Koori Knockout, BRBW captured the Under 13 Boys title, the Under 17 Boys title, finished runners-up in the Under 15 Boys and top 16 in the Open Men’s division.
The Under 17 Girls and the Open Women were both defeated in their opening games of the tournament.
The full results were: 17 Girls: Defeated by Waterloo Storm round 1; Open Women: Defeated by Dunghutti Connexions round 1; 13 Boys: KO Winners defeated La Perouse; 15 Boys: Runners Up defeated by La Perouse in the Grand Final; 17 Boys: KO Winners defeated Combined Countries; Open Men: Round 1 BRBW defeated Gilgandra Sand Goannas; Round 2 BRBW defeated Erambie All Blacks; Round 3 BRBW defeated by Nanima Common Connections
The BRBW committee are ‘over the moon’ with their Club’s performance in the tournament and would like to thank all the coaching staff, players and supporters for their efforts on October long weekend.
The committee also expressed its thanks to all of the Club’s sponsors, who supported the campaign and made it possible for the Club to be so successful.