Group Seven products look to help Dragons rebound against Magpies

Gerringong's Jackson Ford in action for the Dragons. Photo: NRL Photos
Gerringong's Jackson Ford in action for the Dragons. Photo: NRL Photos

FIVE Group Seven products have been named Mat Head’s St George Illawarra Dragons squad for their Intrust Super Premiership clash with the Wentworth Magpies.

Gerringong’s Reuben Garrick and Jackson Ford, Shellharbour’s Jai Field and Albion Park-Oak Flats’ Adam Clune and Jayden Morgan are in Head’s 19-man squad for Sunday’s match at Jubilee Oval – with the team looking to rebound after their last start loss to Penrith.

Kick-off is t 1.45pm, acting as a curtain-raiser for the first grade game between the Dragons and Wests Tigers.

In other Dragons news, the Jersey Flegg side will look to build on their strong performance last round, when they smashed the second-placed Panthers on the road, when they face Parramatta at WIN Stadium on Saturday from 1pm.

Headlining Wayne Collins’ side are Group Seven’s Jason Gillard (Nowra-Bomaderry), Sam McCann (Milton-Ulladulla), Tyran Wishart (Gerringong), Josh Dowel (Warilla-Lake South), Juvilee Samiu (Kiama), Tom Angel (Kiama/Robertson), Jiye Ellis (Albion Park-Oak Flats) and Dylan Morris (Kiama).

ISP team for round 18 vs Wentworthville: 1. Pat Herbert, 2. John Tohi, 3. Reuben Garrick, 4. Steven Marsters, 5. Jordan Pereira, 6. Jai Field  , 7. Darren Nicholls, 8. Pio Sokobalavu, 9. Reece Robson, 10. Mitchell Allgood, 11. Jackson Ford, 12. Joe Lovodua, 13. Blake Lawrie, 14. Adam Clune, 15. Damien Sironen, 16. Trent Peoples, 17. TJ Uele , 18. Jack Payne and 19. Jayden Morgan.

Jersey Flegg team for round 18 vs Parramatta: 1. Tristan Sailor, 2. Jason Gillard, 3. Shaun Sauni-Esau, 4. Matheson Johns, 5. Sam McCann, 6. Tyran Wishart ,7. Jackson Willis, 8. Josh Dowel, 9. Cooper Purcell, 10. Juvilee Samiu , 11. Matthew Delbanco, 12. Luke Gale, 13. Hayden Lomax, 14. Tom Angel, 15. Matt Sheppard , 16. Mathew Nicholson, 17. Jack Gordon, 18. Jiye Ellis, 19. Bailey Dickinson and  20. Dylan Morris.