Coach Todd Payten has announced the NSW Under-18s Representative 19-man side set to take on Queensland in 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. "Several members of the team are playing Under-20s in the Holden Cup this year and are exceptionally talented players."

NSW Under-18s Representative Team:

Cade Cust                    Manly

Jesse Ramien               Manly

Billy Bainbridge             Manly

Brock Lamb                  Newcastle

Jack Cogger                  Newcastle

Brodie Jones                 Newcastle

Reimis Smith                Canterbury

Gabriel Hamlin              Souths

Cam Murray                 Souths

Ray Stone                    Wests

Blake Lawrie                Illawarra

Reuben Garrick            Illawarra

Billy Magoulis               Cronulla

Daniel Vasquez           Cronulla

Curtis Scott                   Cronulla

Brock Ilett                      Cronulla

Ryan Papenhuyzen      Balmain

Daniel Peck                  Balmain

Sam Elliot                     Northern Rivers

Coach: Todd Payten

This article first appeared on NSWRL.com.au