Four NYC Panthers have earned selection in the 2016 Holden Cup Team of the Year, while Cam Ciraldo has been named coach of the team.

Prop Oliver Clark, utility forward Tyrone May, fullback Dylan Edwards and centre Rob Jennings were picked after guiding the Panthers to the 2016 Holden Cup minor premiership.

Cam Ciraldo retains his title as coach of the team after also earning the honour in 2015 - his first season as a head coach.

The NYC Panthers will face the Sharks at Allianz Stadium on Sunday.

The 2016 Holden Cup Team of the Year is:

Position

Player

Club

Studying

Fullback

Kalyn Ponga

North Queensland Cowboys

Bachelor of Education, JCU

Wing

Gideon Gela-Mosby

North Queensland Cowboys

Cert IV in Youth Work + Work

Centre

Robert Jennings

Penrith Panthers

Cert III: Career Orientated Participation

Centre

Nick Cotric

Canberra Raiders

HSC Erindale College

Wing

Joseph Manu

Sydney Roosters

Cert III: Career Orientated Participation

Five-eighth

Tyrone May

Penrith Panthers

Diploma: Social Science, Counselling + Teacher's Aide

Halfback

Troy Dargan

Parramatta Eels

Bachelor Business & Property Management, WSU

Prop

Alex Twal

Parramatta Eels

Bachelor Of Business & Commerce

Hooker

Brandon Smith

North Queensland Cowboys

Building/Construction Labourer

Prop

Oliver Clark

Penrith Panthers

Bachelor of Physiotherapy, ACU

Second-Row

Luciano Leilua

St George Illawarra Dragons

Construction/Scaffolding Labourer

 

Second-Row

Jaydn Su'A

Brisbane Broncos

Bachelor of Secondary Education, QUT

 

Lock

Nat Butcher

Sydney Roosters

Diploma of Financial Planning

 

Interchange

Jayden Brailey

Cronulla Sharks

Bachelor of Exercise & Sports Science, ACU

 

Interchange

Matthew Dufty

St George Illawarra Dragons

Cert III Community Recreation

 

Interchange

Tyrell Fuimaono

Parramatta Eels

Bachelor Business & Commerce, WSU

 

Interchange

Dylan Edwards

 

Penrith Panthers

Bachelor of Health and Science

 

Coach

Cameron Ciraldo

Penrith Panthers