Newspaper article News Mail Bundaberg Qld.

Footy Is in Their Veins

Newspaper article News Mail Bundaberg Qld.

Footy Is in Their Veins

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Ben Turnbull

ben.turnbull@news-mail.com.au

AN INSATIABLE appetite for rugby league has driven the Brothers Under-15 team to an undefeated victory at the 2015 Barry Brimelow Carnival at Jubilee Park.

Howard Lewis was one of the coaches of the team and he marvelled at the love his players showed for the sport and wondered if anyone of them would ever be able to get enough of the greatest game of all.

Brothers conceded just four tries over the weekend and went into the final against Kingaroy as red-hot favourites, a tag that was clearly deserved with the Brethren 32-0 victors in the decider.

Lewis said every game was hard but the semi-final against Kawana was the toughest but there was something special in the team pushing it along when the pressure was on.

"These kids, I have never seen kids like them mate," Lewis said.

"They are football crazy.

"It must be something in their blood; the talent that is here in Bundy, not just at Brothers, is really good. …

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