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.
Sydney Grade competition – Semi-finals
First Grade: Sydney University 232 (Ian Moran 70, Scott Henry 56, David Miller 29; Nicholas Bills 5-60, James Campbell 2-27) d North Sydney 197 (Tim Affleck 56, Scott Rodgie 37, Robert Aitken 27, Daniel Hughes 24; Stuart Clark 4-46, Tim Ley 2-23, Stuart MacGill 2-55) on the first innings at Sydney University No.1 Oval. Toss: North Sydney. Batted first: Sydney University. Final: Sydney University v Randwick-Petersham at Bankstown Oval. Three-day match starting at 10am this Friday, March 30.
Second Grade: Sydney University 432 (Adam Theobald 226, Liam Robertson 68, Tom Kierath 67, Michael Culkoff 41; Dean Crawford 4-77) d Northern District 178 (Matthew Philips 48, Justin Moore 35, Chris Burnett 32, Chris Green 25; Ben Joy 5-41, Kevin Desai 2-38) on the first innings at Waverley Oval. Toss: Northern District. Batted first: Sydney University. Final: Sydney University v Manly-Warringah at North Sydney Oval. Three-day final starting at 10am this Friday, March 30.
Fourth Grade: Manly-Warringah 151 (Geoff Isaacs 24, Louis Anderson 22, Maxwell Burgess 22, Warren Evans 20; Charles Cull 4-24, Darius Visser 2-22, Brendan Pryke 2-27) and 1-164 (Edward Burgess 115 not out, Geoff Isaacs 27 not out) d Sydney University 112 (Charles Cull 25, Alex Logan 26; Warren Evans 5-35, Michael Lindsay 4-31) and 9(dec)-202 (James Larkin 48, Jimmy Kazaglis 36, Alex Logan 25, Ash Cowan 22; Warren Evans 6-41) outright at Sydney University No.2 Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University. Final: Sutherland v Manly-Warringah at Waverley Oval.
Fifth Grade: Sydney University 190 (Simon Cowan 50, Sam Mahabady 32, Matt Skinner 28; Nick Saady 3-44, Rob Huxley 2-9, Samuel Muir 2-35) and 1-133 (Matt Skinner 58 not out, Andrew Deveraj 55 not out) d Randwick-Petersham 115 (Mitchell Jones 28, Nick Saady 21; Timothy Croft 5-30, Rowan Fessey 2-37) on the first innings at St Paul’s College Oval. Final: Sydney University v Gordon at Sydney University No.1 Oval.
Metropolitan Cup – Semi-final
Gordon 297 (James Dedman 80, David Millar 49, Jason Leiboff 33; Greg Metcalfe 2-46, Steven Green 2-56) d Sydney University 145 (Sameer Malla 33, Steven Green 29; Deva Nirthanakumaran 3-14, Iqbal Ahmed 3-32, David Leiboff 3-34) on the first innings at Chatswood Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Gordon. Minor Premiers: Sydney University. Final: Gordon v Penrith at Chatswood Oval.