It's a new season a new coach and a new level of intensity for the North Sydney Premier League team as they begin their season against the Parramatta Eels at the Cabramatta Sports Ground, at 4:00pm on Saturday 5th March.
Gary Freeman's brow has been working over time getting down to his final 22 player squad who will be ready willing and able to run a mile.
Second rower Anthony Kiro has been named captain of a side that includes a lot of size and muscle as well as some players from the Melbourne Storm including; Tevita Metuisela, Jeremiah Pai and returning from last weeks trial against Balmain of Ian Donnelly.
In other matches, Bears Jersey Flegg trial against the Western Suburbs Magpies, at Campbelltown Sports Ground at 11:00am, on Sunday 6th March.
The Bears Harold Matthews play the Central Coast Rip at Mingara Sports Complex at 12:00pm on Saturday 5th March. The S. G. Ball play the Central Coast Rip at Mingara Sports Complex at 1:30pm on Saturday 5th March.
The full side in Premier League for Saturday's match is;
1/Johnathan Russell 2/Joseph Swamy 3/Namila Davui 4/Chris Tuatara 5/Scott Webb 6/Andrew Moodie 7/Aaron Heremaia 8/Chris Weaver 9/Ben Ellis 10/Michael Harper 11/Anthony Kiro (c) 12/Brenden Solomon 13/Luke Fatnowna 14/Wayne McDade 15/Matt Thurston 16/Billy Ngawini 17/David Skene 18/Lester Salanoa 20/Kurt Bryant
Coach - Gary Freeman