FIVE players will represent Bendigo for the first time at senior level in next year's Melbourne Country Cricket Week carnival.
BDCA coach Max Taylor announced the squad of 13 on Wednesday.
Newcomers for Country Week are Isaac Conway, Michael Hanson, Adrian Pappin, Nick Roebuck and Rhys Irwin.
Bendigo is in the top bracket, Provincial Group.
Melbourne Country Week will be played from February 17 to 21.
Bendigo's squad for Melbourne Country Cricket Week:
Linton Jacobs (captain), Cam Taylor, Ben DeAraugo, Adrian Pappin, Nick Roebuck (Strathdale-Maristians); Aaron Monro, Anthony West (Eaglehawk); Michael Hanson, Sam Johnston (Huntly North Epsom); Adam Burns, Brent Hamblin (Kangaroo Flat); Isaac Conway (Sandhurst); and Rhys Irwin (White Hills).