Injuries to a handful of youngsters including South Sydney backrower Kyle Turner were the sour point of a round of NRL trials on the weekend.
The St George Illawarra Dragons and Wests Tigers will collectively visit 30,000 students on the South Coast and Inner West Sydney this week.
The North Queensland Cowboys defeated new feeder club Townsville Blackhawks in a trial in front of a rain-soaked crowd in Townsville.
The Storm have cruised to a 44-12 NRL trial win over Queensland Cup side Easts Tigers in Melbourne.
Newcastle have scored two easy NRL trial wins against two local teams from the NSW mid north coast.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs have fought out an impressive 20-20 draw in the Return to Redfern Clash against the Northern Pride after trailing 20-8.
The Warriors, with two tries to big young winger Ken Maumalo, have defeated Penrith in an NRL trial in Rotorua.
The All Stars event will move to Brisbane in 2016 following another successful contest between the Indigenous All Stars and the NRL All Stars on the Gold Coast.
Paul Gallen has escaped any NRL judiciary charge despite being placed on report for a high tackle during Friday night's All-Stars match.
Despite a Super League win over Huddersfield, Wigan coach Shaun Wane says his side must lift for their World Club Series clash with the Brisbane Broncos.