Boton Spa Junior Training
Winter coaching sessions begin again this friday at Boston Spa High School (6pm to 8pm), sessions are aimed primarily at U9, U10, U11 & U12 age groups.
For this year the winter schedule has been amended to accommodate the following:
- For the next 3 weeks (until half term) there will be regular coaching sessions (£4 each).
- After half term there will be 2 mini tournaments for U9s and U11s (2018), please contact your club administrator for details (£50 team entry) - trophies and medals supplied by the Bill Leaf Fund
- From 2018 sessions will be specific to age groups, forming Wetherby League representative cricket teams (final trials late March).
Prak (Saxton CC) is organising entries for the U9 tournament, U9s take place on 3rd, 10th & 17th November.
Raymond Budd (Barwick CC) is organising the U11s tournament which take place on Nov 24th, Dec 1st & 8th.
Please encourage your players to attend regular coaching for the next 3 weeks, no need to book - just turn up.
2018 Representative Training
For the 2018 season representative teams will be entered in the following age groups: U9, U10, U11, U12 & U13, U15, (U17 tbc). For younger age groups friday nights will become formal training nights, culminating in final trials at the end of March (indoors).
Having trialled an U12 group in 2017 season, the league will be expanding this schedule with more matches culminating in participation of representative T20 tournament with other leagues. U9s will participate in the YJCF hardball pairs competition as in 2017, with U10s in the K3 dental cup.
Dates are as follows:
U9 / U10 / U11 – Jan 5th, 19th, Feb 2nd, 23rd
U12/ U13 – Jan 12th, 26th, Feb 9th, Mar 2nd
2018 Representative Trials
U9 / U10/ U11 - March 16th
U12 / U13 - March 23rd
Older age groups will trial during the season.
A huge thanks to the Wetherby Cricket Coaches Association for their assistance and to the league management board for their continued support of junior cricket.