Panthers Tarsha Gale squad announced

Panthers has named its squad to contest the 2018 Tarsha Gale Cup competition.

Having won the inaugural under-18s girls competition last season, Panthers Tarsha Gale Cup coach Robbie Taylor returns to lead the premiership defence.

The NSWRL representative season kicks off on Saturday 10 Februrary.

The Panthers 2018 Tarsha Gale Cup squad is as follows:

Akela Pitcaithly, Cheryl Varga, Christian Pio, Cydney-Lee Cherrington, Dena Isaako, Emma Parker, Faliki Doniva, Isabel Dyer, Janice Salerao, Jaysharna Houia, Jodi Leota-Hughes, Justyce Cleverly, Lavinia Taiseni, Leonie Tuivaiti-Higgs, Litiana Tuifua, Mal Lavemai, Nikita Katoa, Reshaun Vaughan, Shikaina Edwards, Suresa-Moana Enese, Teagan Toa Toa.