Wests Tigers exciting Holden Cup forward Thomas Mikaele has been named in the Queensland State of Origin Emerging Under 20 Squad for 2017.

The highly-rated forward joined the Club in 2017 from Keebra Park High School, having previously represented the Australian Schoolboys and Queensland U/18s twice already.

Able to play either prop or second row, Mikaele is an exciting prospect that Wests Tigers fans should keep an eye on in 2017, and the Club would like to congratulate him on his selection.

Click here to read Thomas Mikaele's 2017 Player Profile.

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Queensland State of Origin Emerging U/20's Squad

Corey Allan (Brisbane Broncos)
AJ Brimson (Gold Coast Titans)
Patrick Carrigan (Brisbane Broncos)
Reuben Cotter (NQ Cowboys)
Brodie Croft (Melbourne Storm)
Mitch Dunn (NQ Cowboys)
Harry Grant (Melbourne Storm)
Keegan Hipgrave (Brisbane Broncos)
Lachlan Lanskey (Brisbane Broncos)
Bernard Lewis (Sydney Roosters)
Jesse Marschke (Sydney Roosters)
Thomas Mikaele (Wests Tigers)
Haydyn O’Hara (Brisbane Broncos)
Keenan Palasia (Brisbane Broncos)
Cory Parker (Melbourne Storm)
Emry Pere (NQ Cowboys)
Hiale Roycroft (NQ Cowboys)
Bacho Salam (NQ Cowboys)
Phillip Sami (Gold Coast Titans)
William Samuel (Canberra Raiders)
Jesse Savage (Cronulla Sharks)
Gehamat Shibasaki (Brisbane Broncos)
Jaydyn Su’A (Brisbane Broncos)
Cameron Torpy (Brisbane Broncos)
Enari Tuala (NQ Cowboys)
Brent Woolf (Brisbane Broncos)