Every Grand Final just as special as the last for UQ stalwart Conor Mitchell

By Liam Cook Long-time UQ forward Conor Mitchell is approaching yet another Grand Final appearance this weekend against Wests at Suncorp Stadium. “To me personally it’s awesome and you never take for granted getting to a final,” Mitchell told Rugby News. “Every year that I have made it it’s been different and really exciting.” “Each group, each year has their own unique gel and we get together quite well.” The flanker has been an ever-reliable performer the Students this season. Mitchell says the boys from St Lucia have recovered strongly from a stuttering middle portion of the year to reclaim top form heading into the finals and now, another chance for a premiership. “I think we had three consecutive losses which we hadn’t had for a number of years.” “It just shows the strength of the squad that we’re able to rebound and come back with some complete performances. “We’ve had a good run into finals, especially the last three weeks
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