Universities skipper Georgia Redmayne led from the front in the Students’ nine-wicket win over Sydney in their Round 5 limited over fixture at Drummoyne Oval on Sunday.

Redmayne (46) and Serena Liu (31 not out) put on an 85-run opening partnership as Universities posted 1-134 off 24 overs in reply to Sydney’s 9-133 off 50 overs.

Her 57-ball innings included four boundaries, while Liu went on to share a 49-run stand with Alice Davidson-Richards (21 not out) as Universities remained unbeaten atop the First Grade ladder and the Club Championship ladder.

Rebecca Beeson topscored with 84 in Universities’ eight-wicket win over Sydney in the Second Grade fixture at the Village Green.

The Students rattled up 2-160 off 29 overs after dismissing Sydney for 159 off 45 overs.

Katrina Serena topscored with 51 retired as Universities Blue Third Grade posted 7-220 before dismissing North West Sydney for 46 in a 40-over fixture at Bella Vista Oval.

And Claudia Johnston (43 ret) and Maddy Darke (23 ret) helped Universities to a 100-run win in their Brewer Shield clash with Gordon at Killara Oval on Sunday.


Sydney Women’s Grade competition – Round 5 (Limited Overs)

First Grade: Universities 1-134 off 24.2 overs (Georgia Redmayne 46, Serena Liu 31 not out, Alice Davidson-Richards 21 not out; (Fiona Urquhart 1-32, Rebecca Miller 0-40) defeated Sydney 9-133 off 50 overs (Rebecca Miller 45 not out, Laura Marshall 17; Emily Mifsud 4-25, Brooke Lutz 2-2, Renee Hebden 2-26) by nine wickets at Drummoyne Oval on Sunday. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney. Points: Universities 6, Sydney 0.

Second Grade: Universities 2-160 off 29 overs (Rebecca Beeson 84 not out, Julia Moriarty 23, Anastasia Sims 20  not out) defeated Sydney 159 off 45 overs (Malina Rumble 3-26, Alexandra Bridle 2-37, Natalie Cowen 1-16, Georgia Lomis-Futeran 1-16) by eight wickets at the Village Green on Sunday. Toss: Sydney. Batted first: Sydney. Points Universities 6, Sydney 0.

Third Grade: Universities Blue 7-220 off 40 overs (Katrina Serena 51 ret, Malina Rumble 28, Kathryn Murphy 26 not out, Sarah Healy 25; Kristen Wraith 2-25, Karina Veling 2-39) defeated North West Sydney 46 off 27.3 overs (Malina Rumble 3-14, Wendy Maxwell 2-5, Alison Chisholm 1-13) by 174 runs at Bella Vista Oval on Saturday. Toss: North West Sydney. Batted first: Universities Blue. Points: Universities Blue 6, North West Sydney 0.

Brewer Shield – Round 4

Universities 6-116 off 18 overs (Claudia Johnston 43 ret, Maddy Darke 23 ret; Caitlin O’Farrell 3-6, Jade Beetson 1-5) defeated Gordon 16 (Stella Campbell 2-0, Olivia Porter 2-0, Darshana Kannan 1-0) at Killara Oval on Sunday.