Tiger cubs gather momentum at the right time | Photos

Canowindra’s Woodbridge Cup youth league side has negotiated the opening weeks of the finals series and will contest for a place in this year’s grand final.

The Tigers accounted for Condobolin last week booking them a spot in this week’s preliminary final against Manildra at Cargo, with the winner progressing to the decider against Trundle.

In the opening week of finals Canowindra defeated Eugowra in a thriller 26-24.

The momentum gathered from that win was used to oust Condobolin in Saturday’s minor semi-final at Grenfell. 

On Saturday, the forwards team led by Steven Arona, Sam Willson, Nathan Whatman, Angus Fisher and Matt Harrison laid a platform, Brenton Clements at hooker played one of his best games.

The full-time score was 32-10 to the Tigers.

The Tigers are aiming for to keep their form intact for this week’s must-win match against Manildra at Cargo.

In the prior week’s clash, Canowindra responded from a 20-6 deficit at the break to record a 26-24 comeback victory.

Manildra beat Condobolin 32-22 in week one before losing to Trundle last week.

Woodbridge Cup this Sunday at Cargo

1st Grade 

Cargo versus Peak Hill at 2pm

League Tag 

Eugowra versus Cargo at 12.30pm

Youth League

Manildra versus Canowindra at 11.20am