YOUNG LIONS ROAR AT TALLIS CUP
THE Western Lions Kings have finished as champions of the annual Gorden Tallis Cup after going undefeated at the under- 10 carnival.
The local club finished the two- day tournament with a perfect seven wins from seven games, capped by a hardfought 12- 0 win over Western Districts Mackay Gold in yesterday’s grand final.
Marley Proctor, Ace Stepens and Diesel Taylor all got over for tries in the grand final, with the tournament’s namesake Gorden Tallis on hand to watch the big game and do the trophy presentations.
In the Reg Matthews Plate final Cairns team the Redlynch Razorbacks defeated Townsville Brothers Paddys 8- 4 while Brothers Bulldogs Mackay Blue took home the Jannita Dunn Plate after beating Proserpine Whitsunday 8- 4.
In the other consolation final Mackay Souths Sharks defeated the Walkerston Wanderers to take home the Wally Tallis Cup.