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 Women’s Metro League – Grand Final 

First Grade: Sydney University 3 d Briars 1 on the Olympic Pitch, Homebush. Sydney University minor premiers and major premiers for first time in Metro League Division One.



Lawn Tennis – Sydney University Open – Finals (Manning Courts)

Men’s Open Singles: Jonathon Cooper d Sean Carson 3-6 7-6 (0), 6-4.

Men’s Open Doubles: Michael Power and Chris Peters d Mitchell George and Nathan Lewis 2-6 6-3 11-9.

Women’s Open Singles: Pamela Boyanov d Danielle Wagland 6-4 7-5.

Women’s Open Doubles: Rachel Assef and Rebecca Goh d Alexandra Ho and Rebecca Jones 2-6 6-3 10-8.


Sydney Grade competition – Round 1 (Two-day matches)

First Grade: Eastern Suburbs 191 (Rob Watts 64 not out, Matthew Yiend 58, Jarryd Blake 37; Will Somerville 4-44, Tim Ley 2-26) v Sydney University 0-29 (Scott Henry 22 not out), stumps, day one, at Waverley Oval. Toss: Eastern Suburbs. Batted first: Eastern Suburbs.

Second Grade: Sydney University 293 (Josh Toyer 76, Adam Theobald 62, Liam Robertson 49, Ed Arnott 26; Jameson Coutts 5-55, Angus Palmer 2 65) v Eastern Suburbs 3-24 (Ben Joy 3-13), stumps, day one, at Sydney University No.2 Oval. Toss: Eastern Suburbs. Batted first: Sydney University.

Third Grade: Sydney University 165 (Brendan Pryke 62, Jack Hill 43; Timothy Brown 3-56, Harry Brooks 2-19, Samuel Powell 2-28) v Eastern Suburbs 1-28, stumps, day one at Snape Park. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University.

Fourth Grade: Sydney University 8-342 (Alex Mihalyka 124, Matt Skinner 70, Stuart McLean 42; Naveen  Chowdhury 3-44), stumps, day one at St Paul’s College Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University.

Fifth Grade: Sydney University 6(dec)-348 (Charles Arcus 105, Harrison Watt 79, Jarrad Waterlow 60 not out, Sam Mahabady 39, Andrew Deveraj 37; George Black 2-14) v Eastern Suburbs 1-9, stumps, day one at St Andrew’s College, Oval.

Metropolitan Cup

Sydney University 6(dec)-341 (Jay Blamey 82 not out, Stuart Hastings 74, Edward Turner 42, Timothy Croft 42) v Mosman 1-41, stumps, day one at Balmoral Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University.