The Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club plans to join the Eastern Cricket Association (ECA) Inner East Girls Cricket Competition in 2019/20. Inner East Girls Cricket is an “all girls” cricket competition that is run on behalf of the Eastern Cricket Association and Box Hill Reporter District Cricket Association in the Eastern Region of Metropolitan Melbourne.

Emphasis is on participation, learning the game, developing skills and, most importantly, having fun, whilst also providing a pathway for representative cricketers.

Features:

  • For girls aged 10-17 years
  • 7 players per team (can play with 5-9 players)
  • Fun games of cricket in a T20 format
  • Play with friends and develop new friendships
  • Game duration of 2 hours
  • Improve on basic cricket skills
  • Played on Wednesday nights

Season Dates:

Spring Season

  • Wed 16/10/2019
  • Wed 23/10/2019
  • Wed 30/10/2019
  • Wed 6/11/2019
  • Wed 13/11/2019
  • Wed 20/11/2019
  • Wed 27/11/2019
  • Wed 4/12/2019
  • Wed 11/12/2019

Finals for Stage 2 and 3 Wed 18/12/2019

Fees:

$125 per registered player, which includes a Magpies top and cap.

Training Information:

TBC. All Magpies Junior teams have a Cricket Australia accredited coach (minimum Level 1).

Match Information:

ECA Inner East Girls Cricket matches are played on Wednesday evenings at 5pm and conclude on the completion of 20 overs of the Innings of Team B. A 10-minute interval is allowed between innings and it is expected that matches will conclude by 7pm. If play has not commenced by 5.30pm then play shall be abandoned for the day. One official from each team is allowed to be on the field at any time during play and teams must supply their own umpire.

The ECA Inner East Girls Competition retains Hislop Park for neutral venues. Teams will receive home games if they are playing a club that is located close to them. The home ground for the Magpies Juniors is Anderson Park.

To Register:

Registrations for the Magpies Junior Girls Team are opening soon and expressions of interest for girls to play in our inaugural team are now being sought. Email your expression of interest to Priscilla Duncan at [email protected]. Please include your daughter’s name, date of birth and (any) cricket experience.

For general enquiries regarding the Magpies Juniors program, please call Garran Duncan on 0414 397 809.

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