Northern Rivers teams to chase state championship glory

NORTHERN Rivers will chase two state championship cricket titles in Melbourne on Sunday.

SET FOR ACTION: Front row: Cailin Green, Bree Saffron, Mia Ward and Letesha Bawden. Back row: Bradman Constable, Tom Perrin, James Barri and Wil Tuohey.

SET FOR ACTION: Front row: Cailin Green, Bree Saffron, Mia Ward and Letesha Bawden. Back row: Bradman Constable, Tom Perrin, James Barri and Wil Tuohey.

Northern Rivers’ under-14 boys and under-16 girls teams have both won their way through to state championship finals, with 12 players from Bendigo represented in the two sides.

The under-16 girls meet Metropolitan Inner East at Box Hill City Oval, while the under-14 boys will clash with Metropolitan South East Bayside at Greenvale Reserve.

Both start at 9.30am.

Northern Rivers representatives:

Under-14 boys – Bradman Constable (Bendigo United), Tom Perrin (Bendigo United), James Barri (Strathdale), Wil Tuohey (Strathdale), Patrick Murphy (Strathdale), Charlie Edwards (Strathfieldsaye).

Under-16 girls – Cailin Green (Bendigo), Bree Saffron (White Hills), Mia Ward (Mandurang), Letesha Bawden (White Hills), Amy Ryan (Bendigo), Dakota Rasmussen (Golden Square).