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January 14, 2019
2019 SWQ Junior & Youth Representative Coaches

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce Junior and Youth representative coaching positions for the 2019 season: U18 Boys   U18 Girls Coach: Neil Ward   Coach: Brenda Rackemann Assistant: Darryl Fry   Assistant: Meghan Ballon Manager:  Abbie Prendergast   Manager:  Chrissy Bartlett                     U16 Boys  ...

December 10, 2018
SWQ Junior and Youth Coaching positions – 2019 applications closed

Applications for 2019 Coaching positions have closed! Coaching appointments will be finalised by 9 January. SWQ Touch is calling for applications for coaches and managers for the SWQ Representative Junior and Youth teams touring in 2019: QTF Junior State Championships – Bundaberg, 23 to 25 August 2019 (U12, U14, U16 Boys and Girls teams) National...

June 7, 2018
2018 National Youth Champs – Trials

The National Youth Champs will be held at Kawana, 12-15 September 2018. Our SWQ U18 Boys and U18 Girls trials are just around the corner! Players born during or after 2000, who play in a TFA affiliated competition in SWQ are eligible to trial (please check the 2018 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy for full…

June 21, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Trials

The National Youth Champs will be held at Kawana, 13-16 September 2017. Our SWQ U18 Boys and U18 Girls trials are just around the corner! Players born during or after 1999, who play in a TFA affiliated competition are eligible to trial (please check the 2017 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors for full…

June 15, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Coach and Manager Appointments

We’re pleased to announce coaching appointments to our U18 teams attending the National Youth Champs in Kawana from 13 to 16 September 2017: 18 Boys Coach: Chris Bartlett Assistant Coach: Aaron Rosin Manager: Meryl Eddie 18 Girls Coach: Neil Ward Assistant Coach: Clare Giarola Manager: Chrissy Bartlett

May 9, 2017
2017 National Youth Champs – SWQ Coach and Manager Applications

SWQ Touch is calling for applications for Coaches and Managers of SWQ 18 Boys & SWQ 18 Girls teams to attend this year’s National Youth Championships in Kawana (13 to 16 September). Please complete the application form below and return it to SWQ Touch by Friday, 19/05/17. 2017 SWQ Coach and Manager Application Form – National…

September 26, 2016
NYC Results

SWQ Touch congratulates our Boys and Girls teams on their performances at the recently completed National Youth Champs in Kawana. Both teams finished 9th in their division which is a great effort by the players and a credit to the coaching staff. We would also like to thank our physios, Allie and Tom, who did…

August 8, 2016
SWQ 18 Girls Coaching Change – 2016 NYC

Brenda Rackemann, who was appointed coach of our 18 Girls’ team for this year’s NYC, has decided to stand down from that position due to work and other sporting commitments. Whilst we are disappointed for Brenda that she can’t continue to coach the team, we are pleased to announce that Neil Ward has taken on…

August 6, 2016
SWQ 18 Girls Training Run Cancelled

The 18 Girls’ training run that was scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled. Players will be notified within a few days about when and where the next training session will be held. 

August 4, 2016
SWQ 18 Boys Team – 2016 NYC

Congratulations to the following players on their selection into our SWQ 18 Boys team for the NYC: Lachlan Kelly; Tom Bannister; Lachlan Watt; Lewis Boyd; Alex Hinch; Hayden Bartlett; Will Hockam; Harry Skinner; Tom Eddie; Tyler Bickhoff; Brydan Thompson; Tom Schatz; Nathan Nobbs; Zac Lever Shadows: Coby Ferguson; Joel Kaatz The team’s training schedule will…

August 3, 2016
SWQ 18 Girls Team – 2016 NYC

Congratulations to the following girls on being selected to play for the SWQ Swans at this year’s National Youth Champs in Kawana: (Listed in no particular order) Chloe Watt; Nat Webster; Annika Darlington; Gabby Bartlett; Hannah Hegedus; Annabelle Ronnfeldt; Zoe Webster; Emily Ward; Zoe McLoughlin; Paige Leicht, Keely Mauch; Nat Gleeson; Ella Cooper; Summer Kirtley; Chloe Smith Shadows: Felicity…

July 19, 2016
SWQ Player Registrations – 2016 National Youth Champs

Players who want to be considered for selection in our 2016 NYC teams (18s Boys & 18s Girls) are reminded that they MUST register their interest via email to swqtouch@bigpond.com by no later than this Friday (22/07/16). The following information is to be included in that email: Full name Address Date of birth Mobile number Current affiliate NB. Prior…

July 4, 2016
SWQ Coaching Appointments / Player Registrations – 2016 National Youth Champs

Coaching Appointments SWQ Touch is pleased to announce the following coaching appointments to our teams attending the National Youth Champs in Kawana from 14 to 17/09/16: 18 Boys Chris Bartlett (Coach) Aaron Rosin (Asst Coach) 18 Girls Brenda Rackemann (Coach) SWQ Player Registrations Players who want to be considered for selection in the above teams…

June 7, 2016
SWQ Coach and Manager Applications – 2016 National Youth Champs

SWQ Touch is calling for applications for coaches and managers of our teams (18 Boys & 18 Girls) attending this year’s National Youth Championships in Kawana (14 to 17 September). A copy of the application form is listed below and please note that the closing date is Friday, 1 July.   2016 SWQ Coach and Manager…

September 16, 2015
2015 NYC

SWQ Touch wishes our boys and girls teams the best of luck at this year’s National Youth Champs which started today at Sunshine Coast Stadium in Kawana. There are 34 teams from all over Australia and 4 from New Zealand competing at this tournament so there will no doubt be some quality touch played over the…

August 13, 2015
SWQ Teams – 2015 National Youth Champs

SWQ Touch congratulates the following players on their selection into our teams for this year’s National Youth Champs: (Listed in no particular order) SWQ 18 Boys   SWQ 18 Girls Jordan Bartlett Emily Coyne Hayden Bartlett Natalie Webster Zachary Lever Zoe Webster Bryce Rackemann Olivia Goodsell Alex Hinch Phoebe Cuskelly Ieuan Friedrichs Annika Darlington Tom…

August 3, 2015
SWQ Coaching Appointments – 2015 National Youth Champs

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce that the following coaches have been appointed to our teams for this year’s National Youth Champs:  18 Boys Terry McSweeney (Coach) Chris Bartlett (Asst Coach) 18 Girls Lauren Potter (Coach) Clare Giarola (Asst Coach) Players are reminded that both teams will be finalised at the musters being held at…

July 22, 2015
SWQ Musters

The following teams will be finalised at the musters being held at the Toowoomba Touch complex (Kearney’s Spring) on Sunday, 9 August, from 10am to 1pm:  2015 Open & Senior State Champs  Open Men  Open Women Open Mixed  Women’s 20s  2015 National Youth Champs  18 Boys 18 Girls It is expected that players will attend…

July 22, 2015
National Youth Champs Information

SWQ Player Registrations Players who want to be considered for selection in our 18 Boys or 18 Girls team for the National Youth Champs (Kawana – 16 to 19/09/15) are asked to register their interest via email to swqtouch@bigpond.com by Friday, 31 July. The following information is to be included in that email:    Full name Address Date of birth Mobile…

January 27, 2015
2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

SWQ Touch members are requested to take note of the following selection policy in place for our open & senior representative teams in 2015: 2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

January 27, 2015
2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors

SWQ Touch members are requested to take note of the following selection policy in place for our junior representative teams in 2015: 2015 Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Juniors

September 22, 2014
National Youth Champs – Results

Our 18 Girls team performed extremely well at the just completed National Youth Champs in Kawana making it through to the semi-final stage after a comprehensive 9 – 2 defeat of Victoria in the quarter – final.  Queensland Secondary Schools Touch then proved a shade too strong for our girls in the semi running out 8 – o winners before…

September 19, 2014
National Youth Champs Update

Our 18 Girls team had a tough start to Day 2 of the NYC losing 8 – 2 to the all conquering QSST team before running out easy 11 – 3 winners over Western Tigers. They then finished the day with a 7 – 4 loss to the New South Wales Touch Association Development Team. The girls have started Day 3 in fine fashion with…

September 18, 2014
Day 1 Results – National Youth Champs

Our 18 Girls team got off to a flyer on Day 1 of the NYC with an easy 17 – 1 victory over Northern Territory Devils then followed that up with a convincing 5 – 0 win over South Australia Heat.  In their 3rd and last game of the day, a game that was streamed live on TFA’s You Tube channel, they found the…

September 17, 2014
National Youth Champs

SWQ Touch Association wishes our U18 Girls team the best of luck at the National Youth Champs starting today in Kawana. The TFA You Tube channel will stream live action of some of the games including the ones listed below involving our girls: Wednesday, 6.10pm – South West Queensland v New South Wales Combined Catholic Colleges (18G) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbqq4Eg6idI Thursday, 1.10pm –…

August 25, 2014
SWQ Girls’ Team – 2014 NYC

Congratulations to the following players on their selection into the SWQ team for this year’s NYC: (Listed in no particular order)  Olivia Goodsell Natalie Webster Brittney Brown Chloe Watt Kiara Taylor Elly Ashurst Alice Mason Phoebe Cuskelly Abbie Prendergast Alice Rathie Keely Mauch Paige Leicht Maddi McCarthy Hannah Hegedus The team’s training schedule is as follows:…

August 16, 2014
NYC Muster Postponed

Due to the wet weather, the muster that was scheduled for today to finalise our girls’ team for the NYC has been postponed and will now be held at Kearney’s Spring this Tuesday (19th) starting at 5pm.

August 7, 2014
National Youth Champs Information

SWQ Touch Association is pleased to announce that the following coaches have been appointed to our girls’ team for this year’s National Youth Champs in Kawana: Coach Lauren Potter Assistant Coach Clare Giarola The muster for this team will be held at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) on Saturday, 16/08/14 , from 1.30pm – 3pm.  Details relating to the costs to participate at the…

July 11, 2014
SWQ Registration Process – 2014 National Youth Championships (NYC)

Players who are interested in being considered for selection in one of our NYC teams MUST register their interest via email at swqtouch@bigpond.com by Monday, 28 July. The email is also to contain the following details: Full name Address Date of birth Mobile number Current affiliate NB. The number of registrations received as at the…

July 11, 2014
SWQ Coach & Manager Application Form – 2014 National Youth Championships

Applications are now being called for coaches and managers of our teams attending this year’s National Youth Championships which are being held in Kawana from 17 to 20 September. Please note that the closing date for applications is Monday, 28 July. The coaching appointment details will be posted on this website by Friday, 1 August. 2014 SWQ…

September 16, 2013
National Youth Champs – Wrap-Up

SWQ Touch Association congratulates our Girls team on their fantastic performances at the recent National Youth Champs held in Kawana. The girls progressed to the semi-final stage after suffering only one defeat during the rounds, that being 5 – 3 to NSW Combined High Schools. They played the eventual tournament winners, Qld Fire, in the semi and were far from disgraced going down 8…

August 12, 2013
SWQ Girls 18s Team – National Youth Championships (NYC)

12/08/13 Congratulations to the following players on their selection into the SWQ team to contest the NYC at Kawana (11 – 14/09/13): Ashleigh Kearney Georgie Friedrichs Kaitlyn McDonald Elly Ashurst Chloe Campbell Alice Rathie Caitlyn Costello Shenae Ciesiolka Abbie Prendergast Olivia Goodsell Meg Jakins Jemma Whitney Demi Hayes Emily Bass Shadows Maddison McCarthy Hannah Hegedus Kiara Taylor…

June 27, 2013
SWQ Muster (Girls) – National 18s

27/06/13 A muster will be held at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) on Sunday, 11/08/13, commencing at 9am, to select the SWQ Swans (Girls) team to compete at this year’s National Youth Championships in Kawana (11 – 14/09/13). The team will be finalised at the end of the muster so players interested in being considered for selection…