Scoreboard is a wrap-up of the efforts of Sydney University athletes and teams through the past week, compiled by Graham Croker. Stories on some of the performances also appear in the News section.


Women’s National Basketball League – Elimination final

Townsville Fire 85 (Jess Foley 21, Shanavia Dowdell 14) d Southern Design Sydney Uni. Flames 78 (Amy Denson 18, Belinda Snell 17) at Townsville RSL Stadium on Wednesday night. Semi-final: Dandenong Rangers 77 d Townsville Fire 66.



Sydney Men’s Limited Overs semi-final

First Grade: Fairfield-Liverpool 6-176 off 48.1 overs (Ben Roher 72, Jeremy Cashman 29 not out, Mitchell Williams 21; Greg Mail 3-21) d Sydney University 9-174 off 50 overs (Greg Mail 67, Mark Faraday 31, Nick Larkin 23; Christopher Whelan 3-45, Anthony Clark 2-19) by four wickets at Sydney University No.1 Oval on Sunday. Toss: Fairfield-Liverpool. Batted first: Sydney University. Fairfield-Liverpool advance to grand final against Randwick-Petersham at Coogee Oval on March 4.

Sydney Men’s Grade competition – Round 15 (Two-day matches)

First Grade: Sydney University 202 (Nick Larkin 46, Greg Mail 42, Mark Faraday 39; Angus Moncrief 5-51, Tom Ortiz 3-44) v Sydney 7-96 (Dominic Thornley 28, Tim Sparke 24, Nathan Ball 21 not out; Ian Moran 6-17) stumps, day one, at Sydney University No.1 Oval. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney University.

Second Grade: Sydney 97 (Dipin Sodhi 36; Josh Toyer 5-19, Michael Culkoff 3-14) and 2-21 v Sydney University 4(dec)-228 (Will Hay 69, Adam Theobald 53, Liam Robertson 36, Tom Kierath 24 not out, Ben Larkin 23) stumps, day one, at Drummoyne Oval. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney.

Third Grade: Sydney 137 (Joel James 31, Todd Hutcheson 30; Alasdair Grant 5-15, Kerrod McPherson 3-23) v Sydney University 1-55 (Matthew Gregory 29 not out) stumps, day one, at Sydney University No.2 Oval. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney.

Fourth Grade: Sydney 199 (Matthew Pasternasky 62, Justin Mosca 36; Peter Murray 6-43, Stuart McLean 2-19) v Sydney University, stumps, day one, at Ryde Oval. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney.

Fifth Grade: Sydney University 9-220 (Matt Skinner 86, Alex Toomey 25Rowan Fessey 22, Timothy Croft 22 not out; Simon Nosworthy 2-32, Jock Wallace 2-60) stumps, day one, at St Paul’s College Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University.

Metropolitan Cup – Round 15

Sydney University 162 v Western Suburbs 2-48, stumps, day one at Punchbowl Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University.

Sydney Women’s Grade competition – Round 19 (Limited overs)

First Grade: Universities 4-209 off 43 overs (Rachel Haynes 108 not out, Erin Burns 29, Alex Blackwell 26; Hannah Perry 2-31) d Gordon 8-208 off 50 overs (Lisa Sthalekar 73, Mathilda Carmichael 46; Kate Owen 4-28, Kara Sutherland 2-18) by six wickets at Chatswood Oval. Toss: Gordon. Batted first: Gordon. Points: Universities 6, Gordon 0.

Third Grade: Universities 1-95 off 18.5 overs (Felicity Goodwin 55 ret, Sarah Mooney 16 not out) d Parramatta-Blacktown 91 off 38.2 overs (Sandy Cameron 37; Sara Mooney 3-8, Felicity Goodwin 3-19) by nine wickets at Bella Vista Oval. Toss: Universities. Batted first: Parramatta-Blacktown. Points: Universities 6, Parramatta-Blacktown 0.

Brewer Shield (40 overs)

Universities 6-164 off 40 overs (Clare Iemma 49, Rachel Li 18) d Gordon 128 off 35 overs (Victoria Saville 25, Saskia Horley 22; Olivia Toolin 2-21, Rachel Li 2-21, Grace Puckett 2-22) by 36 runs at Killara Oval. Toss: Gordon. Batted first: Universities. Points: Universities 6, Gordon 0.