Young NRL prospects including Jackson Hastings (Sydney Roosters), Euan Aitken (St George Illawarra), Valentine Holmes (Cronulla Sharks) and Robert Jennings (Penrith Panthers) have been selected to play in the Junior Kangaroos squad to face their Kiwi counterparts on Saturday night at Gold Coast’s Cbus Super Stadium.
The Junior Kangaroos will play the Junior Kiwis in the curtain-raiser to the Pacific Test Double Header on Saturday, May 2.
The squad, which will be coached by Justin Holbrook, will assemble on the Gold Coast tomorrow, April 27.
2015 Junior Kangaroos:
1 Jackson Hastings (Sydney Roosters)
2 Brenko Lee (Canberra Raiders)
3 Robert Jennings (Penrith Panthers)
4 Euan Aitken (St George Illawarra Dragons)
5 Valentine Holmes (Cronulla Sharks)
6 Drew Hutchison (St George Illawarra Dragons)
7 Ashley Taylor (Brisbane Broncos)
8 Joe Ofahengaue (Brisbane Broncos)
9 Jayden Berrell (Brisbane Broncos)
10 Matthew Lodge (Wests Tigers)
11 Coen Hess (North Queensland Cowboys)
12 Tepai Moeroa (Parramatta Eels)
13 Tevita Pangai Junior (Canberra Raiders)
14 Tyrell Fuimaono (Parramatta Eels)
15 Salesi Funaki (Wests Tigers)
16 Jayden Nikorima (Brisbane Broncos)
17 Alex Twal (Parramatta Eels)
18 Jai Arrow (Brisbane Broncos)
Coach: Justin Holbrook (Sydney Roosters)