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.
National Women’s Basketball League – Playoffs
Final: Bendigo Spirit 85 (Kelly Wilson 32, Gabrielle Richards 16, Kelsey Griffin 14) d Brydens Sydney Uni Flames 77 (Paris Johnson 17, Mikaela Ruef 17) at Bendigo Stadium on Sunday.
Grand Final: Townsville Fire v Bendigo Spirit, on Sunday, March 8.
National Men’s and Women’s Water Polo League – Round 4
Men: Sydney Uni Lions 23 d KFC Breakers 8 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Friday.
Sydney Uni Lions 20 d Brisbane Barracudas 11 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Saturday.
Women: Sydney Uni Lions 14 d KFC Breakers 7 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Friday.
Sydney Uni Lions 11 d Brisbane Barracudas 5 at Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Saturday.
Note: Individual scorers are not mentioned because Water Polo Australia doesn’t provide details for at least a week after each round.
Sydney Men’s Grade Cricket competition – Round 14 (one-day match)
First Grade: Sydney University 5-188 off 48 overs (Greg Mail 58 not out, Mark Faraday 52, Tim Ley 34 not out; Geoff Ashmore 3-28, James Shepherd 2-29) d Western Suburbs 185 off 47.4 overs (Lachlan O’Connor 57, Scott Cassidy 33 not out, Tahmid Islam 32, David Paterson 30; Nigel Cowell 4-40, Darius Visser 2-32) by five wickets at Sydney Uni No.1 Oval. Toss: Western Suburbs. Batted first: Western Suburbs. Points: Sydney University 6, Western Suburbs 0.
Lower grades (two-day matches)
Second Grade: Sydney University 127 (Steven Hobson 40; Michael Tudehope 5-29, Brendon Reynolds 3-22) v Western Suburbs 7-45 (Ben Joy 5-13, Jim Ryan 2-11) at Pratten Park. Toss: Western Suburbs. Batted first: Sydney University.
Third Grade: Sydney University 1-148 (Joshua Richards 56 not out, Ryan Danne 49 not out, Jack Holloway 37) v Western Suburbs 94 (Matt Lowen 3-11, Ryan Kurtz 3-27) at St Paul’s College. Toss: Western Suburbs. Batted first: Western Suburbs.
Fourth Grade: Sydney University 1-32 v Western Suburbs 121 (Toby Hynes 55; Hayden Kerr 4-22, Jonathon Graig Dobson 3-39) at Blick Oval. Toss: Western Suburbs. Batted first: Western Suburbs.
Fifth Grade: Sydney University v Western Suburbs at Alan Davidson Oval. Washed out.
Metropolitan Cup – Round 14 (two-day game)
Sydney Uni 188 (Kobe Carroll 75 not out) v Randwick-Petersahm 4-19 (Brad Burns and Andrew Wilkinson two wickets apiece).
Sydney Women’s Grade Cricket competition – Round 9 (50-0ver match)
First Grade: Universities 2-123 off 24.1 overs (Georgie Redmayne 52 not out, Alex Blackwell 41) d St George-Sutherland 122 off 39.1 overs (Nicola Carey 50; Rachel Haynes 5-11) by eight wickets at Hurstville Oval. Toss: Universities. Batted first: St George-Sutherland. Points: Universities 7, St George-Sutherland 0.
Second Grade: Gordon d Universities at David Phillips South Oval.
Third Grade: Uni Gold d Northern District.
Fourth Grade: Uni Blue d Parramatta.
U-17 Brewer Shield: Uni d Campbelltown