Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

New Coach Lifts Hopes for Devils; Leitch Set to Bring Experience, Knowledge

Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

New Coach Lifts Hopes for Devils; Leitch Set to Bring Experience, Knowledge

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Byline: Rebecca Singh rebecca.singh@gympietimes.com

Rugby League: Gympie Devils are positive about their first trial game this weekend with the addition of new coach Bob Leitch.

The former Devil has club officials hopeful and Devils president Darren Burns said he would bring a wealth of knowledge.

"He will go well at the Devils, everyone knows him as he is from Gympie and he has a lot of experience behind him," Burns said.

"It is great news for the club. He has been involved with the Devils for a long time and there has not been too many years that have gone by where he has not had too much involvement with the club."

Devils player Hayden Moessinger said he was happy to have Leitch coaching.

"He has been around footy all his life and the experience he has, people look up to him," he said.

"There's an aura he has got that makes it good to be around him and the knowledge he can pass down to all of us."

Leitch is not the only new addition to the club. …

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