The Ballina Seagulls U11 team received a special message from Jake Trbojevic and participated in a FaceTime call with Brad Fittler before their grand final victory at Kyogle Rugby League Fields today.
In a club that is proud to have six of their eight sides in grand finals with 220 registered kids, the U11 side are now two years undefeated, capped off with a 36-10 victory today.
Senior NSWRL executive Jodie Cross was also in attendance in support of the club and the game in the area.
Jake Trbojevic message to Ballina Seagulls
Club president Justin Smith says the kids were delighted that the Brydens Lawyers NSW Blues representatives spoke to them before the game.
“It was fantastic to see Brad Fittler take some time to FaceTime the kids and also to receive a message from current Blue Jake Trbojevic,” he said.
“It’s a testament to the NSW Blues and the NSWRL.”