Erin Clark has been called in to line up at standoff for the Vodafone Junior Warriors in their NYC clash against the Cowboys tonight. Image | www.photosport.nz

Marata Niukore moves into the second row and rookie Alfred Smalley comes back into the centres for the Vodafone Junior Warriors’ 17th-round NYC match against the Gold Coast Titans at Mount Smart Stadium today (12.40pm kick-off; match day sponsor: TNT).

Out of the side is regular loose forward Erin Clark, which sees Joseph Price switched to fill his role.

Recalled to the bench is front rower Keanu Dawson.

 

VODAFONE JUNIOR WARRIORS v GOLD COAST TITANS

Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland

12.40pm, Saturday, July 2

Referees: Jon Stone and Belinda Sleeman

 

VODAFONE JUNIOR WARRIORS

1 KANE TELEA

2 LEWIS SOOSEMEA

3 JUNIOR PAUGA

18 ALFRED SMALLEY

5 MATT FAITOTOA

6 EIDEN ACKLAND

7 CHANEL HARRIS-TAVITA

8 KENESE KENESE

9 SHELDON PITAMA (c)

10 CHRIS SIO

11 JOSEPH VUNA

4 MARATA NIUKORE

12 JOSEPH PRICE

Interchange:

14 TYLER MOHI

15 MATTAIS HEIMULI

16 JEROME MAMEA

20 KEANU DAWSON

COACH | KELVIN WRIGHT