Fitzger­ald Cup rep­re­sen­ta­tives

Yarrawonga Chronicle - - Classies -

Re­cently two lo­cal boys rep­re­sented the Goul­burn Re­gion team to con­test the John Fitzger­ald Cup at Mil­dura.

Yar­ra­wonga team mem­bers Fraser Ben­nett and Jack Bas­sett per­formed ad­mirably at the com­pe­ti­tion help­ing the team fin­ish third out of nine re­gions.

Against the best play­ers from coun­try Vic­to­ria, Fraser won 6 out of 8 matches and Jack won 7 out of 8 matches.

In the group matches Goul­burn had good wins against East Gipp­s­land and North­ern Mallee but lost to Bar­won, the even­tual win­ner.

Play­ing for 3rd or 4th po­si­tion, Goul­burn 6/36 de­feated Cen­tral High­lands 0/16.

Both boys en­joyed the for­mat of the com­pe­ti­tion and other lo­cal play­ers are con­tin­u­ally re­minded to seek se­lec­tion for the Goul­burn Re­gion.

These events were for play­ers 13 and un­der, and fol­low­ing the events two boys and two boys will be se­lected to rep­re­sent Vic­to­ria at the Fed Cup in Jan­uary.

ABOVE – Ju­nior Mas­ter Blasters were again busy learn­ing the finer skills of cricket on Fri­day night. The blasters are pic­tured here dur­ing their throw­ing prac­tise. LEFT – T20 Mas­ter Blaster Ben Cof­fey in ac­tion.

Zach Ran­son (Shepp Lawn), Jack Bas­sett (Yar­ra­wonga Lawn) Jeremy O’Brien (Shepp Lawn) and Fraser Ben­nett (Yar­ra­wonga Lawn pic­tured at the John Fitzger­ald Cup at Mil­dura.

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