The Bendigo District Cricket Association announced its junior award winners for season 2019-20 on Thursday night.
One of the season highlights was the performance of Kangaroo Flat's Jasmine Nevins, who outplayed the boys to win the under-16A league batting average. Nevins made 332 runs at an average of 83.
Under-18 - Bill Lienhop award: Tom Campbell (GS) and Darcy Hunter (S'saye) 18 votes. Champion player: Riley Burns (KF) 740 points. Batting average: Tom Campbell (GS) 535 runs at 53.50. Batting aggregate: Riley Burns (KF) 540 runs. Bowling average: Ben Williams (Eh) 15 wickets at 6.33. Bowling aggregate: Nick Lowes (WH) 30 wickets. Fielding: Darcy Radford (S'saye) 29 dismissals.
Under-16A - Champion player: Brodie Coombs (Sh) 552 points. Batting average: Jasmine Nevins (KF) 332 runs at 83. Batting aggregate: Jaidyn Taylor (Bgo) 367 runs. Bowling average: Isaac Willits (BUCC) 12 wickets at 7.92. Bowling aggregate: Tyler Howard (Sh) 15 wickets and Brodie Coombs (Sh) 15 wickets. Fielding: Brodie Reaper (SM) 18 dismissals.
Under-16B - Champion player: Aston Wilson (S'saye) 366 points. Batting average: Robert Douglas (MG) 151 runs at 151. Batting aggregate: William Marks (S'saye) 220 runs. Bowling average: James Toomey (Mar) 12 wickets at 7.67. Bowling aggregate: James Toomey (Mar) 12 wickets. Fielding: Xander Hill (Mar) 13 dismissals.
Under-14A - Champion player: Jake Wight (KF) 425 points. Batting average: Ethan Oaten (HNE) 266 runs at 66.50. Batting aggregate: Ethan Oaten (HNE) 266 runs. Bowling average: Liam Rielley (KF) 10 wickets at 5.40. Bowling aggregate: Lachlan Wilson (HNE) 15 wickets. Fielding: Mason Horne (S'saye) 11 dismissals.
Under-14B - Champion player: Jett Grundy (S'saye) 327 points. Batting average: Will Bennett (SM) 138 runs at 46. Batting aggregate: Jett Grundy (S'saye). Bowling average: Les Cooper (S'saye) 11 wickets at 5.27. Bowling aggregate: Les Cooper (S'saye) 11 wickets. Fielding: Will Bennett (SM) 15 dismissals.
Under-12A - Champion player: Jack Burns (KF) 491 points. Batting average: Byron Ritchie (SM) 317 runs at 62.67. Batting aggregate: Byron Ritchie (SM) 317 runs. Bowling average: Oliver Bowman (MG) 14 wickets at 4.14. Bowling aggregate: Jack Burns (KF) 18 wickets. Fielding: Vailen Hickman (GS) 12 dismissals.
Representative cricket awards - Under-17: Matt Wilkinson (SM). Under-16: James Barri (SM). Under-15: Sam Lowes (WH). Under-14: Jack Wilson (HNE). Under-14: Archer Day (BUCC). Under-13A: Taj Taylor (Eh). Under-13B: Jimmy Wilkinson (GS). Female player of the year: Letesha Bawden (WH).
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