Based on sufficient numbers, Marsden will enter a Year 7 and 8 team into the New Zealand Cricket Shield (formerly known as Milo Shield). This is a national tournament played on a zone basis during Term 1 with the top qualifiers from each zone playing in the national finals in Term 4.
Formation of a Year 7 & 8 Marsden team is subject to numbers and interest. If we don't have enough, Year 7 & 8s will be invited to join the top school cricket team based on ability.
Years 7 & 8
Terms 1 and 4
All matches are 20 overs and are played with a hardball
Year 7 - 13
Thursday 27th January
10am - 12pm
COMPETITION Each team will have a minimum of two-zone qualifying games. Games may be played during the school day or after school. If the team is successful in qualifying for the national finals the team will need to travel and stay away overnight.
TBC in 2022 - depends on the availability of the coach
School PE shorts and blue PE top, good sports shoes and white ankle socks.
The school will provide all the necessary cricket gear.