Coach Todd Payten has announced the NSW Under-18s 29-man Representative Team for their annual interstate clash against Queensland as the curtain-raiser to Origin II on Wednesday 17 June at Melbourne Cricket Ground.

"This side is extremely strong and very experienced," said NSWRL Performance Programmes Manager Jamie Feeney. "Ten of the players are playing Under-20s in the Holden Cup this year and are exceptionally talented players."

Coached by Payten, the final team will be named this weekend featuring the best up-and-coming players developing through the young ranks in NSW Rugby League.

NSW Under-18s Representative 2015 Squad:

Cade Cust                        Manly

Jesse Ramien                   Manly

Billy Bainbridge                 Manly

Brock Lamb                      Newcastle

Jack Cogger                     Newcastle

Brodie Jones                     Newcastle

Jayden Butterfield             Newcastle

Reimis Smith                    Canterbury

Siosifa Talakai                  Souths

Gabriel Hamlin                  Souths

Cam Murray                     Souths

John Neill                         Souths

Ray Stone                        Wests

Nic Cotric                         Raiders

Latrell Mitchell                  Roosters

Blake Lawrie                    Illawarra

Reuben Garrick                Illawarra

Daniel Stojanovski            St George

Reed Izzard                  Penrith

Nathan Cleary               Penrith

Daniel Brown                 Penrith

Billy Magoulis                   Cronulla

Daniel Vasquez                Cronulla

Curtis Scott                     Cronulla

Brock Ilet                        Cronulla

Ryan Papenhuyzen           Balmain

Daniel Peck                      Balmain

Moses Suli                      Balmain

Sam Elliot                       Northern Rivers