The following programme is run annually by the Moray Cricket Association for it's member clubs and for all girls playing cricket in Moray:
Summer (all outdoor)
U12 - Eadie Walls Trophy Kwik Cricket League
8-a-side, general KC rules plus a fair play trophy (mixed tournament for Moray Clubs)
U17 - MCA Girls Intermediate League
7-a-side girls only league.
Several formats from 10 to 16 overs aside. Retire on 20 but can return if all other wickets in team lost. 2 overs per bowler for 10 overs aside and 3 overs per bowler for 16 overs a-side. (Played with bowling machine ball or heavy rubber GN ball, with batters and keeper in full protective equipment).
U14 - Gordon Baxter Junior League
8-a-side mixed league. 16 overs a-side full hard ball. 20 retire but can return if all other wickets are lost. 3 overs maximum per bowler.
U16 - MCA Colts U16 League
11-a-side mixed League, 20 overs aside full hard ball. 50 retire but can return if all other wickets are lost. 4 overs per bowler
Winter (all indoors)
U13 - MCA Girls Only Winter League
6 overs a-side, 3 pairs of batters bat two overs each. Scoring system is same as Kwik cricket. All players bowl 1 over each. Kwik Cricket ball used.
U14 - MCA U14 Mixed Winter League
Same rules as Girls Only Winter League. Wind ball used.
U16 - MCA U16 Mixed Winter League
10 overs a-side, batters retire on 20, but can return when all other wickets are lost. 2 overs per bowler apart from keeper who doesn't bowl. Played with Kookaburra Indoor hardball. All batters & keeper in full protective equipment.
The NoSCA Select XI will play their first fixture of the season next Monday (1st May) at Gordonstoun versus the MCC. The following side has been s Full Story...