The Western Australia U19s will compete in the 2019 National U19 Rugby Championships held during the first week of October in Canberra.
The championships are the first step in the Junior Wallabies preparations for the 2020 U20s World Cup. Players from the championships will selected as part of a wider training squad that continue working together via training camps during the following summer and autumn.
The solid performances from the 2018 Western Australian team lead to 7 players being selected in the initial Junior Wallabies for 2019.
The Western Australian training squad for 2019 will be selected during the last weeks of July at which point they will commence their preparation. Players will be selected from club performances. The final group of 25 players chosen to participate in the championships will be selected in the final weeks prior to departure.
2018 Under 19s Playing Squad
|Victor Harris||Joondalup Brothers|
|Dylan Hutchins||Wests Scarborough|
|Jarrod McKenna||Wanneroo Districts|
|Lafaele Ikenasio||Coastal Cavaliers|
|Liam Fletcher||Joondalup Brothers|
|Martin Gallagher||Wests Scarborough|
|Oliver Callan||Wanneroo Districts|
|Liam Gourlie||Joondalup Brothers|
|Simon Parsons||Wests Scarborough|
|Brody Macaskill||Wests Scarborough|
|Tyrese Grey||Wanneroo Districts|
|Ethan Reilly||Wanneroo Districts|
|Sam Barsby||Joondalup Brothers|
|Nika Morehu||Wests Scarborough|
|Grason Makara||Wanneroo Districts|
|James Petherick||Coastal Cavaliers|