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Round 1 vs Brisbane City. TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT

The team for Saturday’s round 1 fixture against defending champions Brisbane City has been released, with coach Darren Coleman looking to play an expansive and attacking style of football in what promises to be a blockbuster fixture. Sam Needs makes his debut with the Eagles in the front row, after an outstanding shute shield season… (read more)


SCONE GALA DAY GIVES COUNTRY BOY HANIGAN TIME TO GET BACK TO HIS ROOTS

  On Sunday August 14th, junior rugby teams from all over Northern and Central Western NSW were treated to a visit by NSW Country Eagles player and Waratah’s rookie Ned Hanigan during the Scone Junior Rugby Gala Day. Joined by Eagles CEO Peter Playford, Hanigan chatted to the young players about the upcoming NRC season,… (read more)


NSW Country Eagles Playing Squad Announcement

  A talented squad of 37 players has been picked to lead the NSW Country Eagles towards NRC glory for the 2016 season. CEO of the Eagles Peter Playford said this week that “The squad comprises of predominantly the 3 affiliated clubs in Easts, Randwick and Sydney Uni, it is a good mixture of youth… (read more)


NSW Country Eagles Coaching Staff Announced for NRC 2016

NSW COUNTRY EAGLES NRC 2016 COACHING STAFF ANNOUNCEMENT   HEAD COACH – Darren Coleman       Darren returns as the head coach and the brains behind the working cog that is the NSW Country Eagles for NRC v3.0. Having been with us since the beginning of the competition in 2014, Darren is the driving… (read more)


CSU Country Eagles keep finals hopes alive after Rays victory

The CSU NSW Country Eagles have kept their season alive after defeating the North Harbour Rays 50-24 in Bathurst. The County outfit will now have to wait upon the results of tomorrow’s NRC clash between the Melbourne Rising and the Sydney Stars to see if they advance to the knockout stage of the competition. The… (read more)


Mark Baldwin continues to impress in Buildcorp NRC

After a number on man of the match performance for the CSU NSW Country Eagles in his inaugural Buildcorp NRC season, the Australian rugby community is now realising what a lot of others have known for some time. Mark Baldwin can seriously play. Playing in the most competitive spot in Australian rugby, Baldwin has taken… (read more)


Coleman confident Eagles can still fly into NRC finals

CSU NSW Country Eagles coach Darren Coleman admitted last night’s 23-16 loss to the Melbourne Rising was hard to take, but said the team is still confident they can feature in the Buildcorp NRC finals this season. “Yeah it was one of the harder ones to take, particularly after MacKenzie scored his try and we… (read more)


CSU NSW Country Eagles fall short against Melbourne Rising

The CSU NSW Country Eagles have fallen short against the Melbourne Rising, losing to last year’s minor premiers 23-16 in Geelong. The Eagles led 16-5 early in the second half, but couldn’t match the powerful Rising forwards in the closing stages. Despite that, the Eagles held on to claim a vital bonus point, keeping their… (read more)


Mitch isn’t falling Short during Buildcorp NRC challenge

After a host of injuries ripped through the halfback core at the CSU NSW Country Eagles, Mitch Short has since taken the number nine spot and made it his own after a couple of rousing Buildcorp NRC performances. Having not been picked in the Eagle’s initial 2015 squad, the nippy number nine has been one… (read more)


CSU NSW Country Eagles name team to play Perth Spirit

CSU NSW Country Eagles coach Darren Coleman has named a strong side to play Perth Spirit in a crucial round seven Buildcorp National Rugby Championship clash in Western Australia on Sunday. After falling short against QLD Country last weekend, the Eagles must win at least two of their final three matches to be any chance… (read more)