Souths Juniors enter teams in the Warehouse Junior Winter Cricket Competition in the Under 13 to Under 17 age groups, subject to numbers and subject to the availability of committee approved volunteers (e.g. team coach and team manager). Blue Cards are mandatory for all volunteers.
Player age groups for Winter Cricket is the same as the Summer Cricket age groups. Example: If a player played Under 13 in Summer, then they are Under 13 in Winter. Regardless if they have since turned 13. September 1st is still the cut off date.
IMPORTANT: Players that are below the age requirement will need to be assessed and confirmed eligible by the Committee endorsed Winter Cricket Selection Panel. No player is just accepted if they register for Winter Cricket.
ALL Players are required to Trial for Winter Cricket. Grading is a requirement of the Warehouse competition, to assist with the draw format while also aligning to Souths Juniors player safety requirements. If you are interested you must nominate using the SJCC Nomination Form and return to email@example.com before the grading days in order to trial.
Trials / Grading
The Souths Junior Committee has appointed a Selection Panel to perform the trial sessions.
These will be conducted on the following dates/times:
- Wednesday 24 March 2021 from 4:30pm-6:30pm
- Wednesday 31 March 2021 from 4:30pm-6:30pm The Selection Panel will nominate teams and volunteers to the Junior committee for endorsement.
The training days for each age group will be confirmed once teams are selected. Each team trains once per week at South Brisbane District Cricket Club.
More information about training is available on the training page.
Winter Cricket matches are played on Saturdays from 11:45am - 4:35pm.
The season runs for 15 weeks, starts early April date TBC with fixtures finishing in September date TBC.
MAXIMUM number of players in a team is 12.
Games will be played either at Marchant Park' Chermside (turf) or Kianawah Park, Tingalpa (synthetic).
Registration and fees
The fee will be $330, plus game day umpire fee.
Once trials are completed and you have been successful in making a team, you will be invited to register. Payment can be made upon selection in a team and before the first official training session. If payment is not made by this date, the place in the team can’t be guaranteed.
If you are interested in playing winter cricket at Souths, email Souths Winter Cricket Coordinator who for the 2021 season is Mr Ajay Jain - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please contact Ajay with any questions about the grading trials, season start and finish dates, the game format, game locations, training days, coaches, skill levels, etc.
Further information about the competition is also available on the Warehouse Cricket Association website.