2019 Junior First Teams Announced

Congratulations to the five players in each junior grade who will be recognised on Junior Finals’ Day

Before each grade begins play on Junior Finals’ Day, we will be recognising the five players voted in by the teams in their grade as members of the CBA First team. During the presentation, the overall grade MVP will also be announced.

Each recipient must be present ten minutes before their scheduled grade tips off to be presented with their prize. (24 August 2019)


Under 13 Boys
Toa Harimate Parata – North Canterbury Maroon
Hoani Ifopo-Togia – Cowles Chargers Black (MVP)
Jayden Palmer – North Canterbury Black
George Taylor-Carson – Cowles Chargers Black
Ethan Weston – Pioneer Yellow


Under 15 Boys
Nicholas Book – Christ’s College (MVP)
Louie Gordon – St. Thomas
Jairus Montengro – Middleton Grange Gators
George Teear – Christchurch Boys’ High
Manaia-Ariki Wharepapa – Shirley Boys’ High Spartans


Under 15 Girls
Harriet Clapp – Checkers (MVP)
Ella Couch – North Canterbury Maroon
Ophelia Powell – North Canterbury White
Dayna Simpson – North Canterbury White
Isabelle Swart – Gators


Under 17 Boys
Tristan Bennett – Middleton Grange Gators
Jordan Braithwaite – Christ’s College
Tautahi Briggs – St. Thomas
Walter Brown – St. Bede’s College (MVP)
Ryan Pringle – Christchurch Boys’ High Black


Under 18 Women
Kate Herman – Checkers
Kyla Lynch-Brown – Avonside Royals (MVP)
Aaliyah Newton – North Canterbury
Megan Shannon – Avonside Royals
Olive Tuipulotu – Checkers


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