SIENNA EVE - NEWCASTLE HERALD REPORT
The Newcastle Herald of 19th March reported: Speers Point teenager Sienna Eve reaches national goal after turning to spin.
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The SCA therefore determined that premiership titles be awarded to the Minor Premier in each Grade and Underage competition within Women’s Premier Cricket after the remainder of the season was cancelled due to medical advice regarding the recent coronavirus outbreak.
Also reported in their end of season release was:
"...Emerging teenage talent Anika Learoyd greatly impressed with the bat for Northern District, particularly, early in the season.
In her first eight innings, four T20 and four 50-over, Learoyd had scored 493 runs at an average nearing 62. She finished the season with 541 at 54.1 across both formats."
Mixed results for our Women's sides in a wet weekend of cricket.
First Grade held on to 4th spot on the ladder after rain forced a draw in their match against Gordon.
Skipper, Katherine Wong led from the front in Second Grade with a well made 53, helping the team recover from a horror start at 2/2. Some fantastic bowling performances from Julia Bassett (2/7 off 10 overs),Thea Graham (3/8 off 7) and Senara Penera (2/15 off 7.1) helped the side to victory.
Brewer Shield went down in their rain affected semi against Sydney despite a fantastic 3/7 by captain Sienna Eve.
Gordon were too strong for our Under 15s despite some solid middle order batting from Lucy Pearce and Eden James.