A fast and mobile Newington side will look to run their opposition ragged under new first XV coach Tim Rapp.
A number of players return from last year's shortened campaign and will be joined by plenty of exciting young talent in the top squad.
Overview with Tim Rapp:
“We’re really excited about the start of the GPS competition this weekend. We’ve played some tough, physical trials and I think that will prove to be really beneficial for our boys, particularly ahead of this weekend’s clash against Joeys,” Rapp told Rugby News.
“We’ve been missing one of our key players through the trials due to injury but the boys who have filled in for him have done a great job.
“We’re up against one of the competition heavyweights in Joeys in round one and the boys are very excited about it.
“We had a camp earlier in the year in the term one holidays. That was more about getting the group together. Most of the boys were playing other sports over summer and we