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NORTHERN DISTRICT SCHOOLS CUP

 


COMPETITION NEWS - SEASON 2019/20

 

Season 2019/20 will see the 42nd running of the Northern District Cricket Club School’s Cup commence, a competition with a great history that provides opportunities for school cricketers, both boys and girls to show their talents.

 

This long running competition is played within the age boundaries to Years 7 and 8 for both boys and girls.

Last season's T20 final was held on 18th February 2019 at Mark Taylor Oval with Knox Grammar and Epping Boys High as finalists, and what unfurled was an incredible game, that was not decided until the last ball of the match. 

 


PREAMBLE

 

The competition is now for 2019 year 7 and year 8 students (year 9 students in 2019 are not eligible), and if your school makes the Grand Final, which will be played in February 2019 at Mark Taylor Oval, then the year 9 students of 2019 are eligible to play.

 

The draw and the playing dates of each match, will be advised on this Page, and if received, this Page will host match reports and photos;

 

Please contact our convener: Gary Kerr on 0439 405 297 if you have any questions, and for more information, and to view the Competition's Rules, CLICK HERE.

 


HISTORY 


The NDCC School's Cup is an annual competition played between secondary schools from the local area. The Cup is a knock-out structure, played under 20/20 over format, on school afternoons at the school grounds.

 

The Grand Finals were originally played in March at Mark Taylor Oval, Waitara. Many players who have played in the competition have gone on to play Grade Cricket at NDs.

 

The NDCC School's Cup was an initiative of Life Members, Tom Richmond and Neil Marks (also a Club Patron). Neil and Tom organised the very first competition in the 1975/76 season, which was won by Barker College from Knox Grammar.

 


Photos from last season's final: