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 Men’s Grade competition – Qualifying final

Second Grade: Penrith 138 off 46.4 overs (Michael Collins 32, Cameron Weir 31, Shannon Finemore 28; David Miller 4-24, Tom Kierath 2-7, Dugald Holloway 2-30) and 3-149 off 36.5 overs (Cameron Weir 56, Adam Bayliss 42, Shannon Finemore 31 not out) defeated Sydney University 102 off 37.4 overs (Dugald Holloway 31, Steven Hobson 24, Tom Kierath 21; Michael Collins 4-23, Kaine Balgowan 2-24, Jarrod Lee 2-32) and 184 off 63.2 overs (Dugald Holloway 64, Steven Hobson 34; Kurt Niess 3-36, Jarrod Lee 2-39, Michael Collins 2-68) outright and on first innings at Blacktown International Sports Park 2. Toss: Penrith. Batted first: Sydney University. .

Third Grade: Sydney University 6-244 off 81.3 overs (Ben Larkin 117 not out, Ash Cowan 45, Sutharsan Sivapalan 29, James Crowley 20; Hugh Sykes 2-79) d Mosman 169 off 63.4 overs (Daniel Donaldson 56, Joshua Doyle 51, Oskar Kolk 21; Ash Cowan 5-27, Henry Clark 2-25, Ryan Kurtz 2-58) on first innings at Allan Border Oval. Toss: Mosman. Batted first: Mosman.

Fourth Grade: Sydney University 6-111 off 68 overs (Hugh Kermond 51, Hayden Kerr 33; Aaron Royall 2-26) drew with St George 205 off 90.1 overs (Ben Panayotopoulos 79, Nathan Anderson 50 not out, Aaron Royall 22;    Lewis McMahon 4-46, Alasdair Grant 2-24) at Hurstville Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: St George.


NSW Premiership – Grade round one

Shute Shield (first grade): Sydney University 46 (Jake Wainwright 2, Matthew Sandell, Rohan O’Regan, Christian Kagiassis, Angus Carter tries; Carter 5 goals, 2 pen goals) d Eastwood 39 (Samuel Needs 2, Cohen Masson, Jai Ayoub, Michael McDougall, Jonathan Malo tries; Ayoub 3 goals, 1 pen goal) at University No 2 Oval.

Colin Caird Shield (second grade): Sydney University 32 (Jackson McCalman, Stuart Dunbar, Matthew Hood, Mitchell Whitely tries; Byron Hodge 2 goals, 1 pen goal, Christian Kagiassis 1 goal, 1 pen goal) d Eastwood 26 (Michael Kovacic, Tevita Piukala, Jackson Bird tries; Bird 1 goal, 3 pen goals) at University No 2 Oval.

Henderson Shield (third grade): Eastwood 31 (Joshua Nohra 2, Lachlan Cannell, Mark Frost, Brodie Monroe tries; Wesley Sefuiva 3 goals) d Sydney University 29 (Richie Williams 2, Stewart Nutt, Jack Stanford, Ben Cannon tries; William Macklin 2 goals) at St John’s College Oval.

Henderson Cup (fourth grade): Sydney University 22 (Justin Fourie, Thomas Gilbert, Elliot Gorman tries; Tom Wilson 2 goals, 1 pen goal) d Eastwood 12 (Michael Fakava, Nicholas Tregoning tries; Taylor Mathieson goal) at St John’s College Oval.

Colts round one

W McMahon Memorial Shield (first grade colts): Sydney University 27 (Thomas Horton 2, Banjo Travers, Eddy King tries; James Kane 2 goals, 1 pen goal) d Eastwood 19 (Lachlan Anderson 2 tries, other try-scorer unknown; Barton Piccone 1 goal, Rohhan Zebib 1 goal) at TG Milner Field.

Shell Trophy (second grade colts): Eastwood 31 (Matthew Moore, Denzel Singleton, Sam Cale, Rohhan Zebib tries; Thomas Koodrin 4 goals, Cale pen goal) d Sydney University 5 (Ethan Miller try) at TG Milner Field.

Bill Simpson Shield (third grade colts): Eastwood 24 (Jayden Taylor, Daniel Ryan, Kyle Cotton, Ethan Bostock tries; Ryan Jense 2 goals) d Sydney University 21 (Daniel Calavassy, Harrison Croker, Ahmad Elbatoory tries; Ben Halmarick 3 goals) at TG Milner Field.