The PSSA Rugby League Open Championships were played in Tamworth last week with junior talent from all across NSW coming to town.
North West got better as the carnival went on and just fell short in their final game of the competition.
They took on Sydney North in the playoff for 11th.
Both teams threw all they had at each other with Sydney North just edging out North West to win 12-10.
Meanwhile, North West also took part in a couple other carnivals last week.
Secondary girls touch football was held in Mudgee.
North West claimed one win from nine games with the margin in several of those losses being two tries or less.
PSSA girls football was played in Blacktown.
North West weren't able to claim a win but went close in a couple games.
RUGBY LEAGUE FINAL DAY RESULTS
Playoff 13th: Polding 34 defeated Invitational team 0
Playoff 11th/12th: Sydney North 12 defeated North West 10
Playoff 9th/10th: Riverina 28 defeated Sydney East 18
Playoff 7th/8th: Hunter 6 defeated by North Coast 12
Playoff 5th/6th: Western 6 defeated by South Coast 18
Playoff 3rd/4th: CIS 0 defeated by MacKillop 18
Final: Sydney South West 12 defeated by Sydney West 20