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
Cargo versus Peak Hill at 2pm
Eugowra versus Cargo at 12.30pm
Manildra versus Canowindra at 11.20am