We have had three of our players get selected for Representative honours this week, congrats guys!
Logan van Beek- New Zealand A
Travis Muller- Wellington Firebirds
Patrick Smith- Wellington A
Also Taita welcomes two new players to the club,
Joseph Bowden- joins us from Johnsonville
Nick Greenwood- joins us from Wellington College
Yodhas have a BYE.
Premier and Premier Reserve play both Saturday and Sunday.
Here is this weekends draw (4/5 November)
There is a mixture of Saturday and Sunday play...
Team player of the year:
Women's Grade-Becca McHugh
Legends- Shay Thomson
Kamos- Henry Clayton
Third Grade-Matthew Heissenbuttel
Premier Reserve- Aaron Curtis/ Sam Bourne
Peter Smith Trophy
(Best Bowling Women's)
GJ Robertson Trophy
(Most Wickets all Lower Grade Cricket Men)
(Best Batting Aggregate Women’s)
BR Clarke Cup
(Highest Batting Aggregate Lower Grade Cricket Men)
Don Hazlett Trophy
(Best Fieldsman in Premier and Premier Reserve)
Ray Tyler Cup
(Best Lower Grade Fielder)
Mark Houghton/ Matt McComb
Taita District Cricket Club
(Club Captains Trophy)
Stuart Briggs Cup
(Most scores over 30 throughout the Season all Grades)
Obus Pienaar/ Mitchell Scott
KJ Rowley Trophy
(Most Wickets in Premier & Premier Reserve Grades)
(Best Bowling Average in All Grades)
Life Members Trophy
(Highest Batting Aggregate in Premier & Premier Reserve Grades)
Vice Presidents Partnership Award
(Open to all teams in the Club)
Jason Doyle/ Tim Brown
Taita Cricket Club Cup
(Best Individual Performance in Lower Grades Mens)
Tom McHugh ( 6/11 and 49* and 29* vs Petone- Riverside- Grade 3)
Petone Radiators Cup
(Best Individual Performance in Intercity Premier & Premier Reserve Grades)
Rohith Yeluri 9/9 vs Upper Hutt
WE Schofer Trophy
(Open to all teams – Points scored throughout the season)
(Most Improved Woman's Cricketer - Points scored throughout the Season)
(Most Promising Young Cricketer in the Club)
Robin Randell Memorial Cup
(Best Club Member – awarded for Services to the Club over the season)
Doug Urry Memorial Trophy
(Cricketer of the Year)
Congrats to the Grade 3 side for winning their final (Played against Eastern Suburbs Super Challengers on 19th March) !! We won by 95 runs...Stars of the show were Tom McHugh 49 (run out second to last ball) and Hayden Moore 6/15.
Womens team have a BYE.
Starts at 6pm on 8th of April 2017.
On Sunday our third side play Eastern Suburbs in the grade 3 final at Kilbirnie Park starting at 12 midday. This side are always supporting all the other teams in the club, so if you can get along Hayden and the team would be very appreciative.
On Saturday 4th of February Taita Cricket celebrated its 7th Taitanium Lunch. This event was used to recognise Mark Houghton, Taita Premier Captains 200th Premier game. Mark first played Premier for Taita in 2002/03 season.
He has scored seven hundreds and is the highest run scorer in our History with over 5300 runs.
We were very fortunate to have Mark Sorenson a Hutt Valley and NZ Softball legend as our key note speaker. A great day was held by all
This week's draw (Sat 25th and Sunday 26th Feb)
• Junior cricket is on Saturday 25th
• Senior Cricket is on Sunday 26th
• Premier Side (Please note that Pearce Cup will play 1day matches due to no fixture being started. – As decided at the chairman’s meeting 2 seasons ago this will still be played in Whites and with a RED ball)
• Premier Reserve/ Grade 3 play a two day game (in one day)
Taita Premiers won (Bowl off)!
Through to semi-finals to be played on Tuesday (14th of Feb)
Final score - 5 to 3. Phil, Swaino, Sri, Liam and Matt McComb with the hits. Howi and Matt Kelly missed in the 1st five. Walshy missed in the 2nd 5. We were 3 all after the first 5.
CricHQ T20 tournament Semi-Finals Draw
Premier, Premier Reserve and Grade 3 play day two of a two-day game)
Legends have a BYE
Premier, Premier Reserve and Thirds play day one of a two-day match.
YODHAS have a BYE.
Big congratulations to the premier reserve side for winning their one-day final today. A hundred from Jason Doyle and 98 from Tim Brown getting the side over the line with three balls to spare chasing 253 #bloodred