Cherrypickers juniors continue development with NRL club

Under 16s Mitchell Prest, Charlie Corcoran and under 18s Nic Hall and Harry Fitzpatrick.
Under 16s Mitchell Prest, Charlie Corcoran and under 18s Nic Hall and Harry Fitzpatrick.

The Young Cherrypickers wish its four youngster all the best in their development with NRL club Canberra Raiders.

Mitchell Prest, Charlie Corcoran, Nic Hall and Harry Fitzpatrick have been training with the Green Machine for the past few weeks, heading to Canberra twice a week. 

Prest and Corcoran are training in the under 16s while Hall and Fitzpatrick are part of the under 18s Canberra squad.

All four are continuing training in Young as well.

The under 16s will blow the cobwebs out when they head to Sydney next weekend to play a trial game against Parramatta.

It will be used a selection trial with the Raiders expected to make announcements before Christmas regarding the final squads for the 2019 season.

The pre-season training squads were announced in October this year.

More than 40 players were announced in the under 16s squad while 33 were selected in the Raiders under 18s pre-season squad.

The under 16s Harold Matthews and under 18s SG Ball competitions begin early next year.