Knights name Round 11 Reserve Grade and Jersey Flegg sides

Knights name Round 11 Reserve Grade and Jersey Flegg sides

nib Newcastle Knights Reserve Grade coach Rory Kostjasyn has named a 19-man squad for Sunday's Round 11 encounter with the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs at North Sydney Oval.

Tom Hughes is back on the wing after a return from injury, while experienced forward Jacob Lillyman has again been named in the number 10 jersey.

After an impressive week off the bench last week, Chris Randall earns a starting spot in the hooker role with the absence of Tom Starling.

The forward pack will also be bolstered by the return of Luke Yates from first grade.

Team
1.Brent Naden, 2. Tom Hughes, 3. Matt Allwood, 4. Brayden Musgrove, 5. Cory Denniss, 6. Jack Johns, 7. Jack Cogger, 8. Tyrone Amey, 9. Chris Randall, 10. Jacob Lillyman, 11. Sam Stone, 12. Brodie Jones, 13. Luke Yates. Interchange. 14. Christian Hazard, 15. Pasami Saulo, 16. Pat Mata'utia, 17. Zac Hosking, 18. Tori Freeman-Quay, 19. Faitotoa Faitotoa.

Sunday May 20 – Round 11 ISP
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Newcastle Knights
ISP kick-off: 1pm
Venue: North Sydney Oval

Meanwhile, after a two week break the Jersey Flegg Newcastle Knights are back at it, and coach Todd Lowrie has named his 17-man squad for Saturday's Round 11 clash against the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs at Belmore Sports Ground.

With the absence of fullback Matt Cooper, Tex Hoy moves into the custodian role this week, while Starford To'a will make his first Under 20s debut in the centres.

Duo Nash Birch and Hayden Loughrey again unite in the halves, with Matthew Moon awarded the start in the number nine jersey.

Kye Hopwood and Jack Cameron have also been added to the bench this week.

Team
1.Tex Hoy, 2. Gary Anderson, 3. Starford To-a, 4. Ofa Manuofetoa, 5. Justin Worley, 6. Nash Birch, 7. Hayden Loughrey, 8. Matt Croker, 9. Matthew Moon, 10. Jirah Momoisea, 11. Kurtis Dark, 12. Beau Fermor, 13. Brandon Russell. Interchange. 14. Tevita Alifa, 15. Joe Bromage, 16. Kye Hopwood, 17. Jack Cameron.

Saturday, May 19 – Round 11 Jersey Flegg
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Newcastle Knights
Jersey Flegg kick-off: 4pm
Venue: Belmore Sports Ground