The Cash Converters West Coast Pirates Academy Squad Announcement

Congratulations to the below players and their families

Brandon Dargaville, Brody Gilchrist, Dennis Tuitupou, Dylan Estreich, Ethan Gudiri, Jacob Kerr, Jacob Taurerwa, Jaden Tuhakaraina, Joel Tapp, Johnathan Clark, Kaelin Heremaia- Phillips, Kyran Namana-Tahere, Luke Callan, Murray Kopa, Oneal Pomare-Hamlin, Petara Wainohu, Rangi Thompson, Ronan Storrar, Solomon Iongi, Timote Lelea Fotu

Head Coach – Carl Boffey
Assistant Coach – Angelo Tsakalos
Assistant Coach – Mark Bilsborough
Sports Trainer – Barry Nicholls
 Team Manager – Nic Rolle

The recent changes made to the NRL WA pathways structure the Cash Converters West Coast Pirates Academy Program is now a direct and vital link to the SG Ball selection process for 2019 which is part of our 2020 Vision.

Below are the Tour Games for this year’s crew which will also be used as SG Ball trails for the other 3  Clubs that compete in the competition.

Cash Converters West Coast Pirates Academy u16/17 Boys Tour

  • NSW Indigenous  – Sunday 1st July
  • West Tigers – Tuesday 3rd July
  • Parramatta – Thursday 5th July
  • Canberra –  Played in Goulburn – Saturday 7th July

All players are required to confirm their commitment by contacting Team Manager Nic Rollie 0422 834 173 during business hours before assembling for training  from 5.00pm Wednesday Night 20th June at Ken Allen Field.

Two pre Tour Trial Games have been arranged

  • 6.00pm Wednesday 20th June against NRL WA State Under 15’s at Ken Allen Field
  • 10.30pm Saturday 23rd June against NRL WA State Under 15’s at Gloucester Park (Enter Gate 10)

A note to all players
Please ensure you prepare accordingly to this level of Representative Football as well as being punctual at all times and presented in the appropriate training gear at all sessions.

Failure to DO so will impact on your opportunity to continue in this or other NRL WA Pathway Programs

Tour Information

Depart – Friday 29th June
Return – Sunday 8th July

Costs per player = $1800.00 per player

Includes – All Flights, Bus Transfers, Accommodation and Meals, All Official Pirates On Field & Off Field Apparel, Pre Tour, Post Tour and Game Day Resources.

Please find below the latest Team newsletter that includes the Itinerary

WCP 2018 Academy News 1

If required direct debit payment plans can be facilitated by NRL WA, for more information please contact our Office on 9228 9275 or via

Once again Congratulations to all involved and a huge Thank You to the Selectors and Support Staff who played a role in this process.