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 – Semi-Finals
Minor semi-final: Sydney Uni Flames 89(Rohanee Cox 24, Katie-Rae Ebzery 22, Paris Johnson 14) d Dandenong Rangers 80(Cappie Pondexter 27, Aimie Clydesdale 14, Kathleen MacLeod 9, Annalise Pickrel 9) at Dandenong Stadium on Saturday.
Major semi-final: Townsville Fire 82(Cayla Francis 20, Steph Cumming 15, Mia Newley 14) d Bendigo Spirit 63(Kelsey Griffin 21, Belinda Snell 11, Sara Blicavs 10) at Townsville RSL Stadium on Sunday.
Final: Bendigo Spirit v Brydens Sydney Uni Flames at Bendigo Stadium at 3pm this Sunday, March 1.
Grand Final: Townsville Fire v the winner of the final, on Sunday, March 8.
National Men’s and Women’s Water Polo League – Round 3
Men: Sydney Uni Lions 16 d Cronulla Sharks 8 at Peter Montgomery Pool, Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Thursday.
Sydney Uni Lions 10 d UTS Balmain Tigers 5 at Balmain on Sunday
Women: Sydney Uni Lions 11 d Cronulla Sharks 8 at Peter Montgomery Pool, Sydney University Sports and Aquatic Centre on Thursday.
Sydney Uni Lions 7 d UTS Balmain Tigers 3 at Balmain on Sunday.
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 13 (Two-day match)
First Grade: Sydney University 8-194 off 63.1 overs (Tim Ley 45 not out, Liam Robertson 37, Greg Mail 36, Nick Larkin 23; Tony Clark 3-51, Simon Keen 2-22) d Blacktown 191 off 53 overs (Mitchell Hinds 80 not out, Nathan Hinton 25, Simon Keen 20, Cameron Nupier 20; Tim Ley 4-51, Liam Robertson 3-11, Dugald Holloway 2-21) on the first innings at Joe McAleer Oval. Toss: Blacktown. Batted first: Blacktown. Points: Sydney University 6, Blacktown 0.
Lower grades (Limited overs matches)
Second Grade: Sydney University 8-172 off 49 overs (Steven Hobson 40, Josh Toyer 33, Ben Trevor-Jones 29, Adam Theobald 22; Daniel Nicotra 2-29, Peter Spurr 2-30) d Blacktown 87 off 28.3 overs (Grant Crompton 23; Ben Joy 5-25, Josh Toyer 2-22, Jim Ryan 2-27) by 85 runs, with a bonus point, at Sydney University No.1 Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Sydney University. Points: Sydney University 7, Blacktown 0.
Third Grade: Match abandoned at Jim Hanshaw Oval due to inclement weather.
Fourth Grade: Sydney University 5-104 off 26.1 overs (Nicholas Powys 20 not out, Jack Holloway 19) d Blacktown 103 off 43.4 overs (Ryan Clark 25, Blain Rees-Patrick 23) by five wickets at St Paul’s College Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Blacktown. Points: Sydney University 6, Blacktown 0.
Fifth Grade: Blacktown 7-130 (Matt Brinnand 24, Zulfiqar Salahuddin 21, Harmandeep Singh 20) d Sydney University 115 (Edward Lewis 32, Jarrod Waterlow 17; Matt Brinnand 3-21, Harmandeep Singh 2-10, Alan Day 2-15) by 15 runs at Whalan No.2 Oval. Toss: Sydney University. Batted first: Blacktown. Points: Blacktown 6, Sydney University 0.
Metropolitan Cup – Round 13 (Limited overs)
Sydney University 3-108 off 28.2 overs (Anthony Johnston 33, Cameron New 26) d UNSW 106 off 38.4 overs (no details available) by seven wickets at David Phillips North Oval. Toss: UNSW. Batted first: UNSW. Points: Sydney University 6, UNSW 0.
Sydney Women’s Grade Cricket competition – Round 8 (Limited Overs)
First Grade: Universities 0-88 off 13.1 overs (Georgie Redmayne 44 not out, Kate Owen 29 not out) d Penrith 87 off 30.2 overs (Amy Edgar 27; Kate Owen 4-32, Rachel Haynes 2-5, Melissa Norup 2-17) by 10 wickets at the Village Green. Toss: Penrith. Batted first: Penrith. Points: Universities 6, Penrith 0.
Second Grade: Northern District 7-225 off 50 overs (no details available) d Universities 57 off 25 overs (no details available) by 168 runs at David Phillips North Oval. Toss: Universities. Batted first: Northern District. Points: Northern District 6, Universities 0.
Brewer Shield Round 4 (Twenty20)
Universities 4-124 off 20 overs (Serena Liu 30 ret, Claudia Johnston 22, Jade Christie 20; Nicola Briody 1-7, Lauren Lowe 1-11) d Bankstown 5-106 off 20 overs (Kristeen Chattree 31 ret, Madeline 31 ret, Kate Barry 26; Keiko Grantham 2-11, Dharshia Srivinas 1-3) by 18 runs at Grahame Thomas Oval. Toss: Universities. Batted first: Universities. Points: Universities 6, Bankstown 0.