On Sunday, 16 September 2018 24 teams of boys and girls from across Sydney took part in the annual Tommy Bishop Shield.

There was four pools where the Under 8 teams played a round robin style for the top four teams from each pool to then make their way through to the semi finals and finals of the following four shields/trophies –

  • Tommy Bishop Shield
  • Endeavour Trophy
  • Caltex Trophy
  • Pepsi Cup

Congratulations to all teams that took part as you all did an amazing job and showcased the great Rugby League skills that are being played within the JRL associations.  Congratulations to the following teams who took out each of the competitions –

  • Tommy Bishop Shield – Brothers JRLFC (Penrith Juniors), played Engadine Dragons in the Grand Final
  • Endeavour Trophy – Bankstown Sports (Cantebury-Bankstown JRL), played St Johns Eagles in Grand Final
  • Caltex Trophy – Harbord United Devils (Manly-Warringah JRL), played South Eastern in the Grand Final
  • Pepsi Cup – Mounties Group (Parramatta JRL), played St Mary’s Giants in the Grand Final

Local clubs Engadine Dragons, De La Salle JRLFC, Gymea Gorillas and Aquinas Colts took part.  De La Salle were knocked out by Brothers in the Semi Final for the Tommy Bishop Shield, where Engadine Dragons made the Grand Final that was also won by Brothers.