Cricket NSW have now formulated a complete female pathway for girls wanting to play cricket. In 2019/2020 there are many options for girls only cricket at the Wakehurst Redbacks.
a) The entry level program will continue. This is called the Junior Blaster and will run as a twilight event on Friday nights. It is a lot of fun for both boys and girls – music, games, skills. The intended age group is 4-6 year old girls with limited cricketing experience. The Junior Blaster will be run at Hews Parade, Belrose between 5.30-7.00pm
b) Master Blaster for Girls 7 – 8 with limited cricketing experience.
c) MWJCA Sixers Girls Leagues for Girls Under 11 is 7 aside with a semi hard ball. Each player faces 17 deliveries.
d) For older girls there is a cricket league for you. The Sixers Girls Cricket League is a 9 a side T20 format. This league is in 2 age groups – Under 13 and Under 15
The options for girls only cricket for the upcoming season with the WRCC:
Girls 7 -8 years of age (with limited cricket experience)
The Master Blaster Boys and GIRLS program will run on Saturday mornings from 8.30 -10.00am at Hews Parade, Belrose. This competition is modified rules and played with a soft ball. Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com if your daughter is interested in joining this competition.
Girls under 11 years of age (with limited cricket experience)
The Sixers Girls Cricket League is played between 10.30am – 12.45pm on Saturday Mornings at the Girls Hub at David Thomas Oval, Manly Vale. This competition is modified rules, Semi-hard ball, 7 a side facing 17 deliveries each.
Please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org if your daughter is interested in joining this competition.
Girls Under 13 and Under 15 (dispensation considered for those older)
The Sixers Girls Cricket League is a home and away competition played between 1 – 3.30pm on Saturday afternoons.
The u/13 and u/15 competition will be run by the Manly Warringah Junior Cricket Association and will be played at the Girls Hub at David Thomas and Millers Reserve, Manly Vale. It is a 9-a-side T20 format with the u/15 age having some longer versions towards the end of the season. The competition is traditional in that “out you are out”. It uses a 142g leather ball.
Any interested girls who are aged between 7 – 16 years should contact us: email@example.com
More information on the Sixers Girls Cricket League can be found at www.sydneysixersgirlscricket.com.au.