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Mini Cricket

Mini Cricket is offered to U7 and U8 learners during term 1 and term 4 from 13:00-14:00 on the WPS field.

The objective of Mini Cricket is to prepare players for hardball, teaching them skills such as batting, bowling and fielding (catching, throwing & stopping).

 

The sports uniform that must be worn is as follows:

Navy blue WPS golf shirt, navy WPS shorts, navy WPS floppy hat & no shoes are required.

Hardball Cricket

Hardball Cricket is offered to U9-U13 learners. Practice times are from 14:00-15:15 and the venue varies between the WPS field and the WCC field. The teams are given the opportunity to play against local, Pietermaritzburg and touring teams.

 

The age groups practice during the following terms:

U9   - Term 1 & term 4

U11 - Term 1, end of term 3 & Term 4 (U10 & U11 combined, A & B teams are selected depending on the number of players)

U13 - Term 1, end of term 3 & Term 4 (U12 & U13 combined, 1st & 2nd teams are selected depending on the number of players)

 

The sports uniform that must be worn is as follows:

U9 - 2nd team: Navy blue WPS golf shirt, navy WPS shorts, blue & white WPS long socks, navy WPS floppy hat & sports shoes.

1st Team: Navy Blue WPS golf shirt (practice), white WPS shorts, white long socks, 1st team cap & sport shoes.

 

To qualify for the 1st team cap, a player needs to have played in 3 matches for the 1st team and is then awarded his cap at the 4th match.

Trials, Squads &Teams

1st Term

U11-U13 Drakensberg Team selections

                 Uthukela Squad selections

3rd Term

U11-U13 Uthukela Team selected

                 Northern Natal Team selections

                 KZN Inland trials

U11-U13 KZN Inland Team (U11, U12, U13A, U13B)

The selected players participate in regional and provincial festivals during the December holidays.

Colours & Honours

The following steps need to be taken to achieve colours & honours:

WPS U11A-1st

Drakensberg Team (U11 & U13)

Uthukela Colours (U11 & U13)

Northern KZN Clours (U11, U12 & U13)

KZN Inland Colours (U11, U12, U13A, U13B)

*CSA only recognise U13A as a Provincial Team*

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