Video: 15 Year Old Superstar In The Making

Jason Hennessy

Jason Hennessy

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Jason Hennessy

This 15 year old kid is destroying 18 year olds in Australia’s best schoolboy rugby competition.

Jim Tucker, Courier Mail

“MEET the most talented 15-year-old athlete in Australia, a red-head whiz-kid chased by six professional clubs across an incredible four sports. Kalyn Ponga said no to the Brisbane Lions, Queensland Reds, Brisbane Broncos, Sydney Roosters, Melbourne Storm and even ignored a lucrative golf career.

Showing the maturity required to fulfil potential Ponga eventually chose the North Queensland Cowboys as moving to Townsville was best for his family.

A gifted fullback, the Anglican Church Grammar (Churchie) student is already being compared to former pupil Karmichael Hunt. Ponga broke records in 2012, becoming just the second under-14 player to be chosen for Australia’s under-15 league team.”

Take a look for yourself at this future star: