Group 11 News

Unbeaten CYMS defeat winless Jets

Article courtesy of the Daily Liberal - Nick Guthriemore




Parkes Spacemen deal knock-out blow to Macquarie Raiders' finals aspirations

DESPITE putting 44 points on Dubbo Macquarie yesterday and setting up a preliminary final against the Wellington Cowboys next week, Parkes Spacemen captain-coach Pat Rosser has played down his side's hot run of form. ARTICLE COURTESY OF THE DAILY LIBERAL DUBBOmore

Spacemen face hard task against Wellington

IF the Parkes Spacemen want to set up a grand final re-match with Dubbo CYMS they will need to do it the tough way. Article courtesy of the Daily Liberal Dubbo.more

Dubbo CYMS land first spot in Group 11 rugby league decider

DUBBO CYMS are one step closer to making up for the disappointment of losing last year's Group 11 grand final after a 30-10 win over the Wellington Cowboys on Saturday. Article Courtesy of the Daily Liberal Dubbo.more

CYMS confident with top 17 all ready to take on the Cowboys

DUBBO CYMS' chances of advancing to the 2014 Group 11 final have been given a huge boost with coach Tim Ryan able to name a full strength side for one of the very few times this season. ARTICLE COURTESY OF THE DAILY LIBERAL DUBBO.more

Roosters starts season on the right foot

Courtesy of The Cobar Weekly February 26, 2014more

League legends roar into Forbes

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate February 25, 2014more

Punters get in early

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal February 25, 2014more

Big game gets closer for the 'heartland' of league

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal February 20, 2014more

FRESH FISHIES: New signings confirmed for 2014

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal February 13, 2014more

Fly in now to register with Narromine Jets

Courtesy of Narromine News February 5, 2014more


Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post January 27, 2014more

Training takes flight

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate January 23, 2014more

Fishies to kick off their 2014 campaign

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal January 21, 2014more

Magpies to resume training

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate January 18, 2014more

Raiders boosted by return of 2012 players

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal January 16, 2014more

Cobar Roosters sign Graham as captain-coach

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal January 14, 2014more

Cowboys get ready

Courtesy of Wellington Times January 13, 2013more

Points-cap system now in place for Group 11

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal January 10, 2014more

Local derby kicks off season

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal january 10, 2014more

Ryan returns to CYMS' front line

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal January 1, 2014more

Spacemen ready to launch 2014 with Signing Day

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post December 20, 2013more

Spacemen announce coaches for 2014

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post December 13, 2013more

Spacemen receive boost

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post December 11, 2013more


Group 11 explores new player points system

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Postmore


McDermott excited by Rabbitohs' return

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal November 19, 2013

ROSS McDermott and the Westside Rugby League Club go back a long way so it comes as no surprise the current president of Group 11 admits to being excited at the prospect of the club, he once played for, returning to the competition next season.more


Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 18/11/2013

THE Group 11 family will grow by one in 2014 after an application by the Westside Rabbitohs to re-enter the competition was approved at yesterday's annual general meeting.more

VIDEO: 2013 Season Highlights of each team

Links to all 2013 highlights packages thanks to Western Rams TVmore

Wellington's Night of Nights

Courtesy of Wellington Times November 4, 2013

Wellington Cowboys captain coach Justin Toomey-White has scooped the pool at the local rugby league "Night of Nights"more

Fittler favours Dubbo as host of a great City-Country clash

Coutesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal November 2, 2013

FORMER rugby league star and media personality Brad Fittler has backed Dubbo to be a success as the host of next year's City-Country match.more

Indigenous footballers set for trip of a lifetime

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal November 5, 2013

THREE Dubbo footballers will get the opportunity of a lifetime later this week when they depart on a tour of Europe.more

Carnival helps health

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate October 24, 2013
Organisers of the recent Forbes – Calarie Dialysis Football Carnival hope to donate about $18,000 to local health service providers, after nine teams took part in the charity rugby league day.more

Have a hit with league legends

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 31, October 2013

The Western Region Men of League Foundation will hold a golf day tomorrow with local players a chance of having a round with special guest and former Penrith, Sydney Roosters, NSW and Australian star Brad Fittler.more

New president takes the reins

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal Octobe 30, 2013

NEW Dubbo Macquarie president Mark Meredith says his first job at his new post will be to continue the good work done by the previous committee.more

Rams to put bodies on the line: Sutton

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 16/10/2013

WESTERN Rams under-18s coach Steve Sutton believes he has the forward pack capable of matching that of NSW Samoa in their post-season representative match in Bathurst on Saturday.more

VIDEO: 2013 Season Highlights - Nyngan Tigers

Highlights of the Nyngan Tigers in the Group 11 First Grade Competition can be found at

Highlights of each team will be posted on over the next 3 weeks.more

Fittler to attend Men of League day at Dubbo

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal October 2, 2013

FORMER Penrith, Roosters, NSW and Australian star Brad Fittler will be the special guest at the Western Region Men of League's golf day to be held at Dubbo on November 1.more

Fairytale finish to Yeo's first season

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal October 7, 2013

Less than a year after leaving Dubbo to pursue his rugby league dream, Isaah Yeo has tasted premiership success after his Penrith Panthers side defeated the New Zealand Warriors in yesterday’s Holden Cup grand final.more

VIDEO: Group 11 First Grade Grand Final

Go to for a full replay of the 2013 Group 11 Grand Final. With Commentary!more

VIDEO: 2013 U18s and Reserve Grade Grand Finals

For Video highlights of the games go to the following links:

Under 18s:
Reserve Grade:

A Full Match Replay of Sundays First Grade Game will be posted at 7pm tonight (Wednesday 11/9)! At

U18s Fishies run away with premiership

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal

Dubbo CYMS proved why they were the best side all season yesterday as they put on an attacking masterclass to defeat Macquarie in the under-18s Group 11 grand final.more

CYMS keep Tigers scoreless to win reserve grade

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal

IT’S not often that two tries are enough to win a reserve grade grand final but that’s how it panned out for Dubbo CYMS yesterday when they claimed the 2013 title courtesy of a 10-0 win over Nyngan.more

Parkes Group 11 champions

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal

PAT Rosser knew four weeks out from the semi-finals that he had a team capable of winning the 2013 Group 11 premiership and that prophecy came true yesterday when his Parkes Spacemen stunned Dubbo CYMS 30-18 in the grand final at Apex Oval.more

Group 11's big day a success: McDermott

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal

Group 11 President Ross McDermott said Sunday's grand final day at Apex Oval was a great success that could not have run any smoother.more

Porter's efforts earn him Bob Weir medal

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal

It's a rare thing for Parkes five-eighth Dennis Moran to be outshone in the halves, especially in the high pressure surroundings of a grand final, but that was the case on Sunday after halfback Chad Porter's outstanding performance in the Group 11 decider was rewarded with the Bob Weir Medal for player of the match.more

SING STARS: Billy named man of the match and Play

WINNING a premiership with your brother, and being coached by your father in the process is special but Dubbo CYMS lock Billy Sing had further cause for celebration on Sunday when he was announced as the Dubbo RSL under-18s Player of the Year and Player of the Match.more

2013 Group 11 Grand Final Schedule

Sunday 8th September at Apex Oval Dubbo

11:00 am Reserve Grade Nyngan Tigers v Dubbo Cyms

12:45 pm Under 18s Dubbo Macquarie v Dubbo Cyms

2:30 pm First Grade Parkes Spacemen v Dubbo Cymsmore

Chance for CYMS to write history

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 3/9/2013

DUBBO CYMS coach Wayne Sing believes the chance to achieve something special can spur his side on to victory in this Sunday's Group 11 under-18s grand final.more

Fishies' reserves put a full stop on Raiders

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 03/09/2013

FATHER-AND-SON duo Warren Wilson and Brayden Peachey have helped propel Dubbo CYMS to the 2013 reserve grade grand final, with both crossing for vital tries in the Fishies' 18-16 win over arch rivals Dubbo Macquarie on Sunday.more

Raiders destroyed by Fishies on a rampage

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 2/9/2013

THE two best teams all season will fight for the Group 11 first grade premiership after CYMS booked a spot in the decider against Parkes with a 66-8 rout of Dubbo Macquarie yesterday.more

Green sweep' for CYMS

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 2/9/2013

DUBBO CYMS will appear in all three Group 11 grand finals after recording a 'green sweep' in the preliminary finals played at Parkes yesterday.more

Spacemen straight into decider

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 26/8/2013

Amid scenes of jubilation, euphoria and pride, the Spacemen team song reverberated around Apex Oval as Parkes celebrated a famous win against all the odds and the runaway minor premiers.more

Nyngan Tigers scathing of decision to play Peache

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 26/8/2013

NYNGAN coach Col Wright launched a stinging attack on Group 11 on Saturday in the aftermath to his side's 34-28 loss to defending premiers Dubbo Macquarie in the minor semi-final at Apex Oval.more

Smith's boot the perfect weapon against Nyngan

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 26/8/2013

THE goalkicking of Jeremy Smith was the difference for Dubbo Macquarie, who moved within 80 minutes of the Group 11 grand final with a come-from-behind 34-28 win over Nyngan at Apex Oval on Saturday.more

Thompson seeing the positives of Fishies' flop

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 26/8/2013

IT may not have seemed like it at the time but Dubbo CYMS captain Chris Thompson is hopeful yesterday's loss to Parkes turns out to be a blessing in disguise.more

Spacemen bring the heat into finals clash

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 26/8/2013

IF you thought the Group 11 premiership was a lay-down misere for Dubbo CYMS, think again.more

Dubbo teams set to hit the road

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 26/8/2013

DUBBO CYMS and Dubbo Macquarie will play the Group 11 preliminary final at Parkes after the Spacemen refused an offer to move the fixture to Dubbo.more

Macquarie's win sets up blockbuster derby

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 20 August 2013

Dubbo Macquarie under-18s have set up a blockbuster local derby this weekend after defeating Forbes Magpies 22-10 in their preliminary semi-final on Sunday.more

Footy fans set to have a ball again

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 20 August 2013
WHEN Dubbo last hosted the City-Country fixture John Howard was prime minister, Twitter barely existed and bird flu was causing all kinds of drama in Great Britain.more

Group 11 semi-finals draw week one

Group 11 semi-finals draw week onemore

Spacemen claim second spot

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 12th August 2013

Parkes Spacemen claimed the inaugural Brendon Collits Memorial Trophy with a convincing 38 – 18 win in Forbes yesterday.more

Group 11 finalists decided

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 12th August 2013

Dubbo Macquarie will play an elimination final in Wellington next Saturday after a 50-14 loss to Dubbo CYMS today saw them finish fourth on the Group 11 ladder.more

Macquarie Raiders prepare for sudden-death finals

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 12th August 2013

DUBBO CYMS have dented the premiership prospects of cross-town rivals Dubbo Macquarie following a 50-14 win over their old foes at Apex Oval yesterday.more

Cowboys finish on a high with solid victory

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 12th August 2013

WELLINGTON know they face an uphill task against Dubbo Macquarie in next week's elimination semi-final but have some faith following a grinding 36-24 win over Narromine at Kennard Park yesterday.more

Spacemen draw thriller against Narromine

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 28/7/2013

Parkes Spacemen allowed a 78th minute converted try for Narromine Jets to salvage a draw from a see-sawing match last Saturday.more


Courtest of Dubbo Daily Liberal 29/7/2013more


Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 29/7/2013

COBAR held CYMS scoreless for 40 minutes of yesterday's Group 11 clash at Apex Oval but the biggest problem for the Roosters was they leaked 54 points in the other 40.more

Forbes halfback picked for state league side

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 27/7/2013

Nick Greenhalgh’s rugby league career has had a good run since he was picked for the NSW Combined High Schools under 17s side.more

Cobar Roosters still crowing after first win

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Libera 27/7/2013

COBAR Roosters coach Steve Potter admits his players enjoyed their celebrations after the side recorded their first win of 2013 last Sunday.more

CYMS pile on the pain against Narromine at home

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 22nd July 2013

DUBBO CYMS have all-but secured the Group 11 minor premiership, with a 68-16 victory over Narromine pushing the Fishies four points clear at the top of the ladder.more

Raiders hold on to make it four in a row

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 23rd July 2013

DUBBO Macquarie's place in the 2013 Group 11 semi-finals is safe and secure after the Raiders scored their fourth straight win with a 40-32 victory over Parkes at Apex Oval yesterday.more

Junior Magpies carry high hopes

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 16, July 2013

Forbes Magpies under 18s coach Cameron Greenhalgh hopes last weekend’s loss will only be a minor setback to his team’s finals prospects in Group 11 rugby league.more

CYMS have what it takes: Jenkins

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 16, July 2013

DUBBO CYMS hooker Luke Jenkins believes the Fishies have the right blend of experience and youthful exuberance to take them to another Group 11 premiership.more

NSW Country show power at Rotorua

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal July 15, 2013

THEY may not have taken bragging rights from the Queenslanders but the NSW Country under-16s and under-18s redeemed some pride with a pair of powerful performances in New Zealand on Saturday.more

Game on for Magpies and CYMS

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 9th July 2013

It's a case of being third time lucky for both Forbes Magpies and Dubbo CYMS as their clash has been changed again, this time to Sunday.more

Spacemen win spiteful clash with Tigers

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 8th July 2013

Parkes Spacemen have won a spiteful encounter against Nyngan Tigers at Pioneer Oval yesterday.more

Raiders run riot over Narromine defence

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 8th, July 2013

MACQUARIE Raiders will head into the second of Group 11's general byes with solid momentum after recording their third straight win with a 46-24 romp over Narromine at Apex Oval on Saturday.more

Farewell to a friend

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 6th July, 2013

AN unforeseen tragedy that occurred last week has resulted in the weekend’s Dubbo CYMS versus Forbes Magpies game to be postponed.more

Cowboys too strong against Cobar

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 8th July, 2013

THE WELLINGTON Cowboys coasted to a 60-6 win over the embattled Cobar Roosters in their Group 11 match at Kennard Park yesterday.more

Confidence boost for Tigers’ reserves

Courtesy of Nyngan Observer 3/7/2013
The Nyngan Tigers hosted Dubbo Macquarie at Larkin Oval on Sunday in front of a near record crowd.more

Magpies record important win

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 2/7/2013

Forbes kept their Group 11 semi-finals hopes alive with a 14 point victory against Narromine in round nine of the rugby league competition last Sunday.more

Big win for Spacemen in Cobar

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post 1/7/2013
Diminutive hooker Tino Ionatana yesterday scored five brilliant tries in the Parkes Spacemen’s 74–4 demolition at Cobar.more

Warning shots fired as Raiders go back-to-back

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 1/7/2013

THE sleeping giant of Group 11 may be starting to awaken, with defending premiers Macquarie Raiders grinding out a 16-14 win over Nyngan at Larkin Oval yesterday.more

CYMS steamroller too hot for Cowboys

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 1/7/2013
A SIX-TRY second-half blitz from Dubbo CYMS has helped the Fishies maintain their position atop the Group 11 ladder with a 54-20 win over Wellington at Apex Oval yesterday.more

Charly Runciman debuts for Dragons

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 1/6/2013

IT took only 65 minutes for Dubbo junior Charly Runciman to show NRL fans what we in the central west have known for years.more

Apex the best in the west

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal July 2, 2013

AFTER a busy few weeks on and off the field in the NRL, David Smith could have been excused for relaxing during the weekend.more

No divine intervention as Cyms run rampant

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 24/6/2013

Even the prophetic advice and wise counsel of Father John Keeble could not inspire the Spacemen to victory in their Group 11 top of the table clash at Pioneer Oval yesterday.more

CYMS dominate Parkes and Group 11 ladder

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 24/6/2-13

DUBBO CYMS have sole possession of top spot on the Group 11 ladder after registering a 36-6 win over Parkes at Pioneer Oval yesterday.more

Macquarie Raiders run away with the game

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 24/6/2013

DUBBO Macquarie's season may have received the kick-start it needed after the Raiders piled on 12 tries in a 62-10 win over Cobar at Apex Oval yesterday.more

Tigers maul Roosters

Courtesy of Nyngan Observer Wednesday June 19, 2013

Saturday was the Shane Smith Memorial Day as Nyngan met Cobar in First Grade and Under 18’s.more

Spacemen dominate league clash

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 18/6/2013
Forbes’ hopes of a strong finish to the first half of the Group 11 rugby league season were dashed on Sunday, with Parkes scoring a convincing 46-12 win at Pioneer Oval.more

Stanley out for 2013

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily liberal 18/6/2013

Classy Dubbo CYMS five-eighth Corey Stanley will undergo season-ending surgery on a shoulder injury suffered in Saturday's 30-16 win over Macquarie Raiders.more

Age, youth combination deadly!

Courtesy of Parkes Champion-Post 17 June 2013

The ageless Dennis Moran yesterday combined with 18 year old Chad Porter to orchestrate a convincing 46-12 win over Forbes at Pioneer Oval.more

Country Championship Finals to be held in Dubbo

BIG guns Newcastle and Illawarra will meet in the final of the Tier 1 Country Championships at Apex Oval on June 29 after recording semi-final wins during the weekend.more

Never-say-die spirit paying off for CYMS

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal June 17 2013

DUBBO CYMS will enter the second half of the Group 11 season on top of the ladder after beating arch rivals Macquarie Raiders 30-16 at Apex Oval on Saturday in a match which could have drastic ramifications for both sides.more

Video: Under 16s and 18s Country Championships

Courtesy of Western Rams TV

Highlights of Western Rams matches at the Under 16s and 18s Country Championships.

Under 16s

Under 18s

City makes bid to host elite match

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 13/6/2013

DUBBO City Council and Group XI Rugby League have teamed up in a bid to host the 2014 City versus Country Origin match.more

Orcher to miss seven games for reckless hit

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 13/6/2013

MACQUARIE Raiders will have to do without Rowan Orcher after the controversial centre was handed down a seven-match suspension by the Group 11 judiciary Tuesday night for an "intentional, dangerous and reckless" high hit on Forbes Magpies' Justin Walker.more

COBAR will remain in Group 11 for the remainder of the 2013 season

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 12/6/2013

COBAR will remain in Group 11 for the remainder of the 2013 season, after a meeting of the Group's management committee on Monday elected to try and keep the sport alive in the struggling mining town.more

Photos: Western Rams Under 16s and 18s Country Championship

Photos from the under 16s and under 18s Country Championship fixtures at Charlestown on June 8 and 9.

Can be found at

Video: Group 11 Round Six Highlights

Highlights of Group 11 Round 6 can be found at

PASS OR FAIL: Battle heating up for top five finish

The Daily Liberal's BEN WALKER looks at how the teams are faring with a mid-season review of all eight clubs.more

Jets put on a show in Parkes

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post June 10, 2013
The Newtown Jets scored a popular and deserved NSW Cup win over Windsor Wolves at Pioneer Oval in Parkes yesterday, in another highly successful promotion.more

Greater Northern too strong for Western Division

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal June 10, 2013
WESTERN DIVISION under-16s coach Cameron Greenhalgh believes his squad was ambushed by the speed and physicality of play early in their quest for a country championship.more

Too little, too late for 18s

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 10/6/2013
WESTERN Division's tilt at the under-18s NSW Country Championships ended on Sunday with a heartbreaking 14-12 loss to Southern Stingrays in their semi-final at Charlestown's St John Oval.more

Tigers loosen grip on lead

Courtesy of Nyngan Observer June 5 2013

The Nyngan Tigers first grade team got off to an ordinary start on Saturday at Dubbo with CYMS drawing first blood.more

Win lifts Magpie mood

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 5/6/2013

Supporters of Forbes rugby league left Spooner Oval on Sunday afternoon with a feeling not often experienced in recent times, a feeling of upbeat confidence that the season is not lost, we are improving with each game and can still figure in the end of season matches.more

Cowboys defeated

Courtesy of Wellington Times June 3 2013

The Cowboys lost 44-28 in a tough match against Parkes yesterday after starting off with an 18-nil lead in the first 10 minutes of the game.more

Video: VIDEO: Central Coast dispose of Western Rams first grade

Spacemen top of the table

Courtest Parkes Campion-Post 03/6/2013

Two tries from Epi Sadrodo helped Parkes overcome an 18 point defecit against Wellingtonmore

CYMS hand Tigers first loss

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal 3/6/2013
A DOMINANT second 40 minutes has helped Dubbo CYMS to the top of the Group 11 ladder following a 36-12 win over Nyngan in oppressive condtions at Apex Oval on Saturday night.more

Raiders' downward spiral continues

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 03/6/2013

THINGS continue to go from bad to worse for defending premiers Dubbo Macquarie, with centre Rowan Orcher sent off in the club's 40-16 loss to Forbes at Spooner Oval yesterday.more

Video: Group 11 Round Five Highlights

Courtesy of Western Rams Tv

Nyngan Tigers survive a scare from the Forbes Magpies, an Adrian Daley double getting the Tigers out of trouble. Parkes Spacemen proved too good for Narromine Jets. Dubbo CYMS notch up a 56-0 win over Cobar while Justin Toomey-White leads Wellington to a courageous 34-26 win over Macquarie Raiders.more

Dazzling debut

Courtesy of Wellington Time 27/5/2013
Justin Toomey-White says it was the proudest moment of his sporting life to lead the Cowboys out and his energy and passion worked.more

Tino stars in Spacemen win

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post 27/5/2-13A hat trick by hooker Tino Ionatana underpinned the Parkes Spacemen is convincing 44 – 22 win over Narromine at Pioneer Oval yesterday.more


Courtesy of Dubbo Daily liberal 27/5/2013
WELLINGTON’S Blake Ferguson has fulfilled rugby league’s ultimate redemption story by being picked to represent NSW in the State of Origin opener at ANZ Stadium on June 5.more

Depleted Fishies make light work of struggling Roosters

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 27/5/2013
DUBBO CYMS outstanding start to 2013 continued on Saturday when the Fishies made light work of the long trip to Cobar, registering a 56-0 win over the Roosters.more

Cowboys shoot down last year's premiers

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 27/5/2013

JUST days after undergoing a coaching change the Wellington Cowboys scored one of their gutsiest wins in recent years when they posted a 34-26 win over defending Group 11 champions Dubbo Macquarie at Apex Oval on Saturday night.more

Iconic team to play in Parkes

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post 22/5/2013

For the second consecutive year, one of Rugby League’s most charismatic and historic clubs, the Newtown Jets, will be bringing one of their 2013 VB NSW Cup home games to Pioneer Oval on the upcoming June long weekend.more

Under 18s: Improved effort from Spacemen’s minor grades

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post 22/5/2013

The well drilled Macquarie juniors out-muscled Parkes 42 – 6 on Pioneer Oval last Sunday, scoring seven tries to one.more

Raiders beaten by Spacemen

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 22/5/2013
Macquarie Raiders' injury toll continues to grow, with key players going down as the defending premiers were beaten 36-26 by Parkes at Pioneer Oval yesterday.more

Eleven from Group 11 selected for Western

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal 22/5/2013
GROUP 11 under-18s coach Marty Nelson says a short preparation and simple errors cost his side victory in their 16-14 loss to Group 10 at Apex Oval on Saturday night.more

Moran wants Rams united as one mob

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 21/5/2013
WESTERN Division coach Dennis Moran says the first thing he will do with his squad is drill into them the fact they are no longer Group 10 or Group 11 players - they are Rams.more

Stanley stands down as coach

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal 22/5/2013

Wellington Cowboys, Country and Western Rams second-rower Justin Toomey White has been thrown into the deep end.more


Courtesy Dubbo Daily liberal 22/5/2013
WESTERN Division under-18s coach Steve Sutton believes he has a side capable of going a long way in next month's Country Championships at Newcastle.more

VIDEO: Group 11 highlights round 3

See vision from round 3 of Group 11 Rugby League on WRTV

VIDEO: Group 11 round 2 highlights

Video link to Group 11 round 2 highlights

Evening things out for Cobar

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 8/5/2013more

Magpies deliver improved performance

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 7/5/2013
Forbes Magpies captain-coach Luke Thompson promised an improvement last weekend and his side duly delivered, fighting back from a 22 point deficit to draw with Narromine in Group 11 rugby league.more

CYMS win despite a lacklustre finish

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal 6/5/2013
RUGBY LEAGUE - DUBBO CYMS played a strong first 60 minutes of their match with Wellington at Kennard Park yesterday but the last 20 minutes gave coach Tim Ryan some cause for concern.more

LAST-MINUTE LUCK: Raiders draw with Tigers

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal 6/5/2013
RUGBY LEAGUE - DUBBO Macquarie's Group 11 title defence got off to a shaky start on Saturday but the Raiders were able to salvage something from the game with a last-minute try to skipper John Grey helping them to a 28-all draw with Nyngan at Apex Oval.more

Strong start but more work to do: Edwards

DUBBO Macquarie under-18s coach admits he is starting from scratch with a young group of players but he was a happy man over the weekend after his side started its 2013 campaign with a 48-6 win over Nyngan at Apex Oval.more

Tremain-Cannon back after tough recovery

NINE months of pain and recovery were a distant memory for Dubbo CYMS five-eighth Blake Tremain-Cannon when he returned to the field in the Fishies 22-18 loss to Parkes on Sunday.more

Close contest as Parkes come from behind to win

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 29/4/2013
PARKES captain-coach Pat Rosser was a relieved man yesterday after his side started their 2013 campaign with a come-from-behind 22-18 win over Dubbo CYMS at No.1 Oval.more

Fishies' new season off to flying start - Under 18s

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal 30/4/2013
AS defending premiers Dubbo CYMS will be targeted at different stages of this season but Wayne Sing's young charges passed their first test with flying colours when they recorded a 60-12 win over Parkes at No.1 Oval on Sunday.more

Local footballer has premiership hopes

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 30/4/2013
Forbes rugby league player David Cowhan has at least two more years of football ahead of him at the Penrith Panthers, but the Red Bend Catholic College student has already helped give the NRL club a chance at a premiership.more

Magpies suffer big loss in league opener

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate 30/4/2013
Forbes Magpies rugby league fans shouldn’t be too disheartened by last weekend’s 42-point defeat, says captain-coach Luke Thompson.more

Last gasp try seals victory for Parkes

Courtesy of Parkes Champion Post
April 29, 2013, 9:27 a.m.

A 78th minute try earned Parkes Spacemen a come from behind 22-18 win over Cyms in Dubbo yesterday to kick start the Group 11 season.more

Tigers have full tank for match against Jets

Courtesy of Nyngan Observer 24/4/2013
A first game at home has the Nyngan Tigers all psyched up for the start of the Group 11 season proper on Sunday, April 28 against the Narromine Jets.more

Plenty of opportunity for emerging bush players, Colley says

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal April 23, 2013
PLAYERS selected in various NSW Country representative sides in 2013 will get the chance to embark on some wonderful tours under some coaches with great credentials, according to Country Rugby League (CRL) president Jock Colley.more

Dubbo raises hand to host 2014 City-Country match

Courtesy of Dubbo Daily Liberal April 23, 2013

DUBBO is firmly in the mix to host the 2014 City-Country match, with the city in the sights of Country Rugby League (CRL) officials.more

Runciman scores two tries in State of Origin under-20 clash

RUGBY LEAGUE - DUBBO'S Charly Runciman scored two tries and pressed his claims as a star of the future as NSW produced a second-half blitz to beat Queensland 36-12 in the under-20 rugby league State of Origin clash at Penrith's Centrebet Stadium on Saturday.more

Board can celebrate success of game

Courtesy of Daily liberal 15th April, 2013

THERE was no prouder man at Apex Oval on Saturday night than Gavin Board, the man behind the Group 11 All Star game.more

Bush football shines as Indigenous All Stars win

Courtesy Dubbo Daily Liberal April 15, 2013
The final scoreline read 36-30 in favour of the David Peachey-led Indigenous side but for the majority of the match their ad-lib style of football and willingness to take risks with the ball was far superior to the style employed by the Group 11 All Stars.more


Courtesy of Daily liberal 9/4/2013

BRING IT ON: Group 11 treasurer Gavin Board and Macquarie Raiders’ Moses Manu at Apex Oval yesterday ahead of this weekend’s Group 11 All Stars clash. Manu will be running on for the Group 11 All Stars squad who will take on the Indigenous All Stars on Saturday night. Photo: BELINDA SOOLEmore

Magpies tested in league trial

Courtesy of Forbes Advocate
April 10, 2013

While not able to return with a win over three grades on Saturday, the Forbes Magpies still showed enough against Dubbo CYMS to suggest their quest for Group 11 rugby league glory is not lost.more

Jets demolish Roosters in promising trial game

Courtesy Narromine News April 12, 2013

Cale Oval looked a picture on Sunday when the Jets held the official home game trial against the Cobar Roosters. Council staff must be congratulated on the outstanding playing surface.
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Big turnaround for Fishies in trial

Courtesy Daily Liberal 9/4/2013

RUGBY LEAGUE - FOR all the talk of having limited playing numbers throughout the pre-season, Dubbo CYMS showed they will once again be a force in the 2013 Group 11 competition with a 38-10 win over Forbes in their final trial at Apex Oval on Saturday.more

Spacemen run rampant against Raiders

Courtesy of Parkes Champion post 8/04/2013

Parkes Spacemen have demolished last year’s Group 11 premiers Dubbo Macquarie 42-16 in their final trial match in  Dubbo last Friday.more

Raiders lose trial to Spacemen

Courtest of Dubbo Daily Liberal 08/04/2013

RUGBY LEAGUE - PARKES captain-coach Pat Rosser admits he is excited about the prospect of working with a new group of players and after watching his side dismantle an understrength Macquarie Raiders, it's easy to see why.more

Numbers starting to work in Ryan's favour

FOR the first time all pre-season, Dubbo CYMS coach Tim Ryan is comfortable that he has the player numbers to mould a side capable of being competitive in this year's Group 11 competition.more

Tigers welcome English players for coming season

Coutesy of Nyngan Observer April 3, 2013

St Helens in the United Kingdom is synonymous with good rugby league, but two English men have decided to practise their craft on the rough and rocky fields in outback NSW.more

Football club to host fight night

Courtest of Parkes Champion Post 4/4/13

The Parkes Rugby League Football Club are holding their biennial MacDonalds fight night this Saturday night.more

Blockbuster first round match for Spacemen’s 2013 title tilt

Parkes Spacemen will face a stern task in the first round of the Tooheys New Group 11 rugby league competition.more

Challenge draws closer

With only little more than two weeks remaining for the Nyngan Easter Rugby League Challenge, the committee is busy finetuning the last of the preparations.more

Mason piles on four tries in win

YOUNG fullback Mason Williams scored four tries as defending Group 11 premiers Macquarie Raiders scored their first win of 2013 with a 40-6 hiding of a depleted Mudgee at Apex Oval on Saturday.more

Fishies in race to fill squad by first round

Dubbo CYMS coach Tim Ryan faces a race against time to find players ahead of his side's tilt at the 2013 Group 11 season after just 13 senior players made the trip to Cowra on Saturday for the first trial of the season.more

All Stars clash a good preview for selectors

PRESIDENT and chief selector of the 2013 Group 11 rugby league rep squad, Ross McDermott, still believes the group can produce an upset in this year's Country Championships despite the absence of at least seven key players from last year's side.more

Magpies Knocked out

While the Forbes Magpies went down 22-4 against a strong Temora combination on Friday in the $12,000 West Wyalong rugby league knockout club president Geoff Acheson said yesterday there were plenty of positive signs for the coming Group 11 season.more

Magpies take positives from trial

Forbes Magpies president Geoff Acheson said there were plenty of positives in the rugby league club’s trial games against Trundle last weekend, despite losing both grades.more

Cowboys sign up key players

Wellington Cowboys are preparing for upcoming trial matches.more

Tigers to tackle Jets

The Cowboys will get their first chance to showcase their talents when they take on Narromine in a Group 11 trial match at Kennard Park on Saturday afternoon.more

Ryan Ready to Rumble

Cowboys’ winger Aidan Ryan will be missing when his side plays Narromine in a Group 11 trial match on Saturday afternoon.more
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2013 Tooheys New Group X1 First Grade
1 Dubbo Cyms 26
2 Parkes 21
3 Nyngan 18
4 Dubbo Macquarie 17
5 Wellington 14
6 Forbes 8
7 Narromine Jets 6
8 Cobar 2