They have played all season for this chance.
A chance to be crowned state champions.
The Coffs Harbour Suns take their first big step towards a state title when they host the Illawarra Hawks in their Waratah League Youth Men’s quarter final at Sportz Central on Saturday night.
Down to the final eight teams in the state, Saturday’s game is a knockout for the loser while the winner progresses to next week’s finals game.
The Suns finished third in their pool after a regular season in which they compiled a 14-4 record.
It will be the first time they meet the Illawarra Hawks this year after the Hawks finished fourth in their pool with an 11-5 record.
The winner of the Suns vs. Hawks quarter final plays the loser of this weekend’s quarter final between the Inner West Bulls and the Hornsby Ku Ring Gai Spiders Green.
Saturday’s quarter final tips off at 6pm at Sportz Central.