|The State Championships
played at Samuel Marsden Reserve,
Samuel Marsden Road, Orchards Hills
(Sth Penrith) over Easter.
Click here for
day-by-day news and the tournament
to go to the BNSW site containing
full details, including the rules.
There were 10 teams involved:- two
each from Cronulla, Ryde/Hornsby and
ourselves. The other five
Associations have entered one each,
except Cumberland, who have
The tournament is a
double-elimination format. This
means that once a team loses one
game, they drop into a "Losers'
Pool" and then have to fight their
way past everyone else who has lost
one game, in order to have a second crack at what has
now become the Winners' Pool.
Lose a second game at any stage, and
you go home.
Teams who lose nothing will play
five or six games to become the Champion. A
team who loses a game will have to
play at least six or seven.
Here's how you
get to Samuel Marsden Reserve ...
Samuel Marsden Reserve,
Samuel Marsden Rd, Orchard
And here's a