19 Jun Premiership reunion
Saturday is Old Boys Day and is a special day for the two premiership teams on 2007-first grade and colts.
First grade led by Josh Hastings defeated Gungahlin 33-12 in the first premiership win since 1983 when David Jones lifted the John I. Dent Cup.
It was the year of the greatest comeback when in the preliminary final the Whites were down 28-0 to Tuggeranong at half time. But they were not out to go and qualify for the grand final with a spectacular comeback.
Current first grade coach Adam Fahey has fond memories of the 2007 colts as he was the coach. Beaten the previous year in the title game by Tuggeranong it was Queanbeyan’s turn winning 29-25 after being behind 17-11 at half time.
The colts’ team was made up of: Hugh Thornton, Ashley Naughton, Grant Jones, Nik Murray, Daniel Stanton, Matt Bisa, Adam Manikas, Charlie Hallam, Tom Gorman, Luke Darmody, Luke Matthews, Tom G. Darmody, Dan Barbaro, Jon Murphy, Matt Sillis, Henry Tarlinton, Josh Goodall, John Rowley, Paul Calgaro, Sam French, Ben Giteau and Troy Smith.
The first grade side: Josh Hastings,Jack Kennedy, Matt Hirst, Tom Jones, John Kevin, Henry Seavula, Adam Hastings, Dan Hawke, Dan Penca, Darren Bully, Jeremy Dowling, Robert Beath, Jamie Marmont, Simon McInnes, Sam Windsor, Nathan McGrath, Jo Kolio, Jimmy Maher, Richard Windsor, Chris Barbaro, Paul Calgaro and Mark Henjak.