Specialist High School Development Officer

The Western Australian Rugby League are pleased to announce that this week in conjunction with the Australian Rugby League Ed Easter has been appointed to the role of Specialist High School Development Officer. Ed will fill the role recently vacated by Blake Champion. Ed’s priority is to continue the work being done with the specialist schools program while looking at methods of growing the High Schools¬†competitions in Perth. The Specialist High School Rugby League has been a huge success in its first year with 6 schools taking part in the program.

Rockingham SHS

Atwell College

Carine SHS

Ocean Reef SHS

Thornlie SHS

Darling Range Sports College

Added to this 2012 will see the inclusion of Clarkson Community College with a year 8/9/10 program all adding to the rapid growth of the High School program. 2011 has seen a 300% increase in the number of High Shool students playing in regular Rugby League competitions. Year 8/9 (Reds CUP), Year 10 (Cash Converters CUP) and Opens WA REDS Knockout.

For further information regarding the Specialist Rugby League Program contact the WA Rugby League office – 9228 9275