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 Grade competition – Knockout semi-final (Limited overs)
Universities 3-240 off 42.3 overs (Rachael Haynes 114, Alex Blackwell 54, Erin Burns 22 not out, Kara Sutherland 15; Sarah Coyte 1-21) d Campbelltown-Camden 5-238 off 50 overs (Claire Koski 116, Lisa Kuschert 55, Celeste Raack 38; Maisy Gibson 2-46, Emily Mifsud 2-50, Alison Parkin 1-19) by seven wickets at the Village Green. Toss: Campbelltown-Camden. Batted first: Campbelltown-Camden. Second knockout semi-final: Bankstown 5-129 off 31 overs d Northern District 128 off 46.5 overs at Grahame Thomas Oval. Final: Universities v Bankstown on Sunday, March 24. Venue to be announced.
Second Grade: St George 8-236 off 50 overs d Gordon 9-178 off 50 overs; Northern District 8-204 off 50 overs d Bankstown 156 off 49.4 overs. Final: St George v Northern District.
Third Grade: Gordon 1-30 off 8.3 overs d Universities 29 off 13.4 overs.
Sydney Men’s Grade competition – Round 15 (Final round – Limited Overs)
First Grade: Sydney University 4-168 off 39.2 overs (Mark Faraday 48, Ian Moran 38 not out, Greg Mail 38; Dylan Marshall 2-47, Luke Edgell 1-20, Ahillen Beadle 1-23) d Manly-Warringah 167 off 49 overs (Tim Cruikshank 40, Andrew Lowe 26, Nick McLachlan 21; Will Somerville 5-34, Greg Mail 2-31) by six wickets at Sydney University No.1 Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Manly-Warringah. Points: Sydney University 6, Manly-Warringah 0. Belvidere Cup qualifying finalists: UNSW, St George, Sutherland, Randwick-Petersham, Blacktown, Sydney. Defending premiers Sydney University finished 12th.
Second Grade: Sydney University 6-89 off 19.4 overs (Liam Robertson 32, Steven Hobson 27 not out; Aidan Bake 2-23, David Poskitt 2-29) d Manly-Warringah 85 off 28 overs (Mitch Cleary 47; Tom Kierath 4-11, Michael Culkoff 4-32) by four wickets, with a bonus point, at Manly Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Manly-Warringah. Points: Sydney University 7, Manly-Warringah 0. Abert Cup qualifying finalists: Parramatta, Bankstown, St George, Sydney, Randwick-Petersham, Sydney University.
Third Grade: Manly-Warringah 162 off 48 overs (Jarrod Rawlings 32, Thomas Kaye 30, Michael Visser 25, Craig Little 23) d Sydney University 157 off 42.2 overs (Ash Cowan 52, Robert Edwards 48; Michael Visser 3-15, Craig Little 3-30) by five runs at Sydney University No.2 Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Manly-Warringah. Points: Manly-Warringah 6, Sydney University 0. Mitchell Cup qualifying finalists: Bankstown, Gordon, North Sydney, Sutherland, Hawkesbury, Sydney University.
Fourth Grade: Manly-Warringah 9-237 off 50 overs (Warren Evans 55, Matthew Cole 34, Samuel Hole 33, James Boyer 28 not out) d Sydney University 137 off 37,2 overs (Ryan Danne 44, Anthony Lown 25 not out, Andrew Deveraj 22; Adam Gunner 3-20, Jacob Graham 2-14, Samuel Hole 2-26) by 100 runs, with a bonus point, at Graham Reserve. Toss: Manly-Warringah. Batted first: Manly-Warringah. Points: Manly-Warringah 7, Sydney University 0. Reid Cup qualifying finalists: Sydney, Western Suburbs, Bankstown, Gordon, St George, Northern District. Sydney University finished 16th.
Fifth Grade: Sydney University 9-174 off 50 overs (Edward Turner 53, Timothy Croft 26 not out, Jay Blamey 24; Joshua Sheedy 3-18, William Jonkers 2-22, Harris Rogers 2-41) d Manly-Warringah 90 off 25.3 overs (Ross Trewartha 29) by 84 runs, with a bonus point, at St Paul’s College Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University. Points: Sydney University 7, Manly-Warringah 0. David Sherwood Cup qualifying finalists: St George, Gordon, Penrith, Parramatta, Fairfield-Liverpool, Blacktown. Sydney University finished 11th.
Club Championship: St George (1482 points). Sydney University finished 10th (1099 points).
Metropolitan Cup – Round 15 (Limited overs)
Randwick-Petersham 3-179 off 41.5 overs (Neale Crawford 67 not out, Adam Pustetto 46, Darren Smith 29 not out) d Sydney University 178 off 42.3 overs) by seven wickets at Snape Park. Toss: Randwick-Petersham. Batted first: Sydney University. Points: Randwick-Petersham 6, Sydney University 0. Qualifying finalists: North Sydney, Gordon, UNSW, Penrith, Blacktown, Balmain Inner Sydney Tigers. Sydney University finished 9th.
National Water Polo League – Games 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14
Men: Victorian Tigers 20 d Sydney University Lions 2 at Wodonga Waves Pool.
Victoria Tigers 7 d Sydney University Lions 6 at Wodonga Waves Pool.
Brisbane Barracudas 8 d Sydney University Lions 7 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Brisbane Barracudas 11 d Sydney University Lions 8 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Sydney University Lions 13 drew with Drummoyne Devils 13 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Women: Sydney University Lions 10 drew with Victorian Tigers 10 at Wodonga Waves Pool.
Sydney University Lions 10 d Victorian Tigers 9 at Wodonga Waves Pool.
Brisbane Barracudas 13 d Sydney University Lions 12 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Brisbane Barracuda 11 d Sydney University Lions 1 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Sydney University Lions 13 d Drummoyne Devils 5 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre.