TRIAL INFORMATION FOR SEASON 2018/19
Community Clubs and parents are invited to send boys to trial for our junior district squads for the 2018/19 season. The dates for each age group are outlined below.
Selection of all squads will be finalised prior to the end of March 2018 and the final squads advised by email.
There will be the capacity to add talented players who come into the District after this date.
Players are asked to wear their community club or school clothing (whites or training gear) to trials.
All trials will be held at Richardson Park the home of the South Perth Cricket Club. The facilities at the Club are outstanding. Our club house is modern and the training and match day facilities are of the highest standard. It is the ideal place for both parents and players to enjoy their cricket playing or spectating.
CLUBS ARE REQUESTED TO NOMINATE PLAYERS BY:
UNDER AGE 13s-15s FRIDAY 23rd of February 2018
Please provide the following details;
Date of Birth
Contact telephone number
Private coach details if applicable
player skills batter, bowler, wicketkeeper
EMAIL to: David.Wallis@bhpbilliton.com
WADCC –General Rules (extract)
A player must not play in a Junior Competition cricket match unless they meet the following age-based criteria for the applicable Junior Competition on 31 August immediately preceding the Season:
(a) Under 17 (WADCC Shield) – less than 17 years;
(b) Under 15 (Watkins Shield) – less than 15 years;
(c) Under 14 (McKenzie Shield) – less than 14 years; and
(d) Under 13 (Inverarity Shield) – less than 13 years
Richardson Park (hard wickets on upper oval)
March 4 (Sunday) 9am-12pm
March 18 (Sunday) Intra club trial venue TBC.
Depending on the number of nominations, the group will be split in two or three sub groups with one group training from 9am-10am, the other 10am-11am and possibly a third from 11 am to 12 pm. Players will be advised of their training time once numbers are finalised.
Note: All players are to bring their own cricket ball (142 gram) to the trials preferably new balls.
This is due to the club not having enough new balls. We want to see bowlers bowling with new balls and batsman facing new balls as opposed to old training balls.
Following the net trials 36 players will be selected and placed in one of 3 teams for intra trial games on 18th of March (Sunday) at a venue TBC.
Following the day of trial games the final squad will be selected and promulgated on the 25th of March 2018.
March 11 (Sunday)
9 am to 10:30 am
Please wear rubber soled shoes, no spikes.
10:30am -12 noon
Please wear rubber soled shoes, no spikes
Due to large existing numbers in this age group there will be no open U17s trials.
Director of Junior Cricket
0425 439 626