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SCC start to SENIOR TRAINING


An update from SCC Senior Coach, Scott Yardley:

Hi All,

Sunbury Cricket Club would like to announce Senior pre-season training will commence on the 2nd of November inline with the Victorian Government and Cricket Victoria Return to Train guidelines. We are hopeful an earlier start maybe possible, keep an eye on Facebook for updates.

A training roster for all players will be posted in the coming days. If your name doesn’t appear on the roster please get in contact with me (Scott) so we can allocate you a group.

We ask that everyone is aware and follows all Cricket Victoria COVID-19 Training plan and Hygiene protocols. Cricket clubs will be heavily scrutinised by Hume Council and other authorities so please follow these protocols so we can continue to enjoy the privilege of training and playing cricket.

On arrival and during the session:

□  All attendee’s ‘check-in’ using the QR Code attendance register and use the hand sanitiser on arrival and re-apply every 30-40 minutes

□  Train in small groups as determined by the Senior Coach.
Groups do not mix with other groups at any stage before, during or post session. Maximum number of groups per oval is 2 plus a separate group in the nets.
An additional coach per group is permitted but they should observe the group of 10. If involved in drills, they are part of the 10.

□  All attendees are to refrain from spitting, nasal clearing and shall not use sweat or saliva on the balls

□  Players should be dressed ready to train and no personal playing equipment is to be shared unless it has been wiped/cleaned between each use.

□  Face masks are to be worn at all times by those over 11. All players (any age) are exempt from this requirement whilst batting, bowling and fielding

□  All attendees adhere to facility signage directions and maintain a 1.5m distance to others

After the session:

□  All attendees are to ‘sign out’ using the QR Code attendance register – for contact tracing assistance

□  Depart immediately after the training session, no social gatherings or meetings permitted.

Looking forward to catching up with you all.

Cheers

Scott Yardley
SCC Senior Coach

This is the perfect opportunity for experienced players looking toward a new challenge to make the change. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President:        Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach: Scotty Yardley  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

VTCA UMPIRES WANTED – SEASON 2020/21


Earn up to $160 cash per day
If you are a recently retired player or club administrator with a love of the game or even just looking to earn a few extra dollars, WE WANT YOU!
Why not stay part of the game and enjoy a box seat to watch the best players strut their stuff, all the while getting paid for the privilege.
We offer our umpires comprehensive induction and development training, free uniforms, and provide free refreshments after every training meeting, AND unlike other associations, we pay cash on the day!
NO PREVIOUS UMPIRING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
If you would like to discuss your options as a potential VTCA Umpire – Give us a call or email, only too happy to answer any queries you may have.
Contact:
Kevin Glassenbury
VTCA Umpires Director
Mobile : 0417 012 175
Email : umpiresdirector@vtca.asn.au
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SCC Annual General Meeting 2020/21


It comes as no surprise that the SCC AGM will be held online as directed by Cricket Victoria, Consumer Affairs and Government COVID 19 guidelines. The SCC Inc. Rules of Association state that only current full financial members over the age of 18 yrs are eligible to attend with the only exception being SCC Life Members. Those who have emailed the club with the intention of attending as initially instructed will be sent an invitation with the log in details on the day of the meeting. Attendees will be screened according to SCC records. Please direct any questions to SCC Secretary sunburycc.vic@gmail.com. Thank you Marty Kelders, SCC Secretary.

Sunbury Cricket Club

Notice of Annual General Meeting 2020/21

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Sunbury Cricket Club will be held on Wednesday 1st of July commencing at 7.30 pm in the McMahon Pavilion (upstairs rooms), Sunbury Recreation Reserve, Riddell Rd. Sunbury.

Only current full financial members deemed by the Treasurers subscription statement and as described in the Rules of Association and the By-laws of the Sunbury Cricket Club Inc.  are eligible to attend.

Due to government and Cricket Victoria restrictions  social distancing must be practiced. To assist facilitate the meeting a notice of intention to attend the meeting is to be received by the club Secretary at least 3 days prior .   Email sunburycc.vic@gmail.com

All members are urged to attend the meeting to ensure a successful beginning to the season.

AGENDA

  1. Presidents welcome and apologies.
  2. Confirmation of Minutes of the AGM held on the 29th May 2019.
  3. Receipt of…

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Wood on Wheels – SCC special deal


SCC Sponsor – Wood on Wheels

Let’s all get behind a great local service Wood on Wheels who have  recommitted to sponsor our club for season 2020/21. 

Wood on Wheels deliver 240 litre wheelie bins full of Redgum Firewood to your front door. No more driving to pick up wood or pay for expensive bags and even better, no more mess and always dry wood.

Wood on Wheels are offering all Sunbury Cricket Club members, family and friends 10% off their first bin order and will also donate $20 to the club for each first bin purchased.

When you require more wood you simply:
1. Order on line
2.Leave bin out
3. Wood on Wheels will swap it over with a full bin of wood.

How good is that!

All you need to do is quote our unique SCC promotion Code (1245) when placing order, and Wood on Wheels will do the rest. So get cracking and place your first order and let’s support a great local business that is supporting our club.

The bin holds the equivalent of at least 6 bags of wood normal sold at service stations or other outlets. This would cost up to $96.00, Wood on Wheels will deliver for just $58.00 to your door.

The first bin cost is $98.00 which includes a $40.00 refundable deposit of bin hire.

Click on this link to place your order or contact the guys direct:

www.woodonwheels.com.au
Gerard – 0412 363 564
Trevor – 0428 864 281

Jim Pearson returns as Roar Women’s Coach for 2020-21


Sunbury Cricket Club is very pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Pearson as Sunbury Roar Women’s Cricket Coach for Season 2020/21.

Jim begun his cricket coaching journey in 2002  with the Rupertswood Milo program and U12’s in support of his 3 children. He first came to Sunbury CC Juniors in 2005 and assisted Peter Osbourne setting up an U12 team and went on to develop junior cricket through all age levels over the next 5 years. Jim got involved with the senior committee and oversaw the amalgamation of the Sunbury Junior program with the Senior body as one entity in 2009. Jim initiated the clubs first Milo cricket program while continuing coaching Sunbury CC junior teams until 2015/16. He also started playing to assist juniors starting their senior cricket pathway,  was SCC’s first father to play in the same team with his daughter Jordyn, experienced premiership success with son Brenton and enjoyed also playing alongside his son Cameron.

In 2007 Jim joined the GDCA Junior Executive, coached GDCA Junior Country Week teams in 2009 and 2010 and became the inaugural GDCA Female Cricket Officer in 2012 to promote female cricket and establish pathways for girls to play senior cricket. Jim coached the GDCA Girls under 16 team for three years including in the first ever GDCA female country competition in 2012.

Jim is welcomed back with open arms as he is a well respected and highly decorated member of Sunbury CC having also Captained SCC 3rd XI premiership in 2012, served as SCC Treasurer on 3 occasions and was awarded SCC Life Membership in 2016.

It is a very exciting time for the Sunbury Roar Women’s team after a hugely successful inaugural season in the VTCA. We are sure the club will build on this success for the coming season with Jim’s appointment.

This is the perfect opportunity for players looking toward a new challenge to make the change. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President: 
Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach:   
Scotty Yardley:  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

Jason McGann wins VTCA Russell Pollock Medal


Without the possibility of a VTCA Presentation Night this year to celebrate the achievements of those who performed well throughout the summer the VTCA has released the Division Medalists and Grand Final Man of the Matches. Also, the Curator of the Year,  Spirit of Cricket Award and an inductee into the Service to Cricket Award were announced.

Congratulations to Jason McGann for being awarded the VTCA Russell Pollock Medal  and the Grand Final Man of the Match Award after a sensational year leading the Roar bowling attack in the clubs first season in VTCA competition.

Russell Pollock Medal vote count:

Jason McGann – Sunbury CC – 30

Paul Hetherington – Gellibrand CC – 29

Matthew O’Brien – Melton South CC – 20

Sameera Vithana – Moonee Valley CC – 19

Jayden P Perko – Sunshine YCW CC – 18

Sunbury Cricket Club is very proud of the not only the achievements Jason has accomplished at the club but also his commitment and leadership on game day sets the standard for the team and he is a great role model for younger players.  His season highlights included his first ever hat-trick, career high figures of 8/13  and in the Grand Final tore the heart out of the oppositions batting with a devastating opening spell which had the opponents at one stage; 5 wickets for 1 run.

Sunbury Roar Women’s  inaugural Captain Amber Andrews capped off  a fine season by finishing in the top four of the VTCA Deer Park Club Medal.

Brad Hunter was also announced as Man of the Match for the

VTCA Shield Division 5 Seconds Grand Final where he took 8/37 in a match winning performance.

For a list of all VTCA Awards from Season 2019/20 click on the logo below:

Sunbury Cricket Club is very proud of the achievements  of all teams  and players in what proved to be a season of many highlights and was huge success on many fronts. Please stay tuned as the Sunbury Cricket Club Presentation Night has only been postponed until such time we can hold a function.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President:        Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach: Scotty Yardley  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

Roar announce Coaching Panel for 2020-21


Sunbury Cricket Club is thrilled to announce additional Senior cricket appointments for Season 2020/21. Jay King after an excellent inaugural season with the Roar has been promoted to 1st XI Vice-Captain and Scott Yardley has recruited a solid and experienced senior cricket coaching panel.

Jay King is used to playing in a winning environment and came to our club fresh after tasting back to back GDCA McIntyre Cup success with Gisborne and is keen to bring professionalism learnt playing premier cricket. Jay prides himself in his on-field performance rising within the group with solid performances taking 28 wickets at 12.86 in his first season with the Roar. This season he is welcomed to the extended coaching panel as he has a keen interest in providing tuition to younger players. Sunbury CC are confident Jay will provide excellent support to Steve and Scotty throughout the season.

Scott Yardley and Brad Hunter

Former SCC senior Captain Coach Brad Hunter has been appointed Director of Cricket which is a new role within the club. Brad is a highly decorated player, former coach of SCC and VTCA premiership player/coach with Maribyrnong Park SMCC. He brings to the role a wealth of cricket knowledge and experience. The Director of Cricket oversees the overall cricket program and assists with being a conduit between the club executive committee and the coaching group. The role also involves management of turf cricket and assists with player issues.

Mick Corcoran is welcomed back to the club in an official capacity as Chairman of Selectors. Mick is a highly respected member of SCC, he was well known as a fine wicketkeeper batsman playing at the highest level of our club and was an inaugural SCC Hall of Fame inductee. He has served on the SCC Executive as Treasurer on several occasions, and in more recent years has Captained grade cricket with our club and been a keen cricket observer following his sons’ Kyle and Zac. Mick will work in closely with all grade Captains including working in with Scott, who he has shared a 30 year relationship with at the club.

Justin Nelson has again stood forward for the club, coming on board as Strength and Conditioning Coach. He has served the club well previously as senior Coach of the Roar and has had experience fulfilling other coaching roles during his time at Flemington. Justin is a keen fitness practitioner is an enthusiastic and popular member of our club and will provide excellent support to Scott and the coaching panel.

Sunbury CC are very proud of the achievements in all levels of senior cricket last season and look forward with anticipation having assembled an off-field team with the depth required to take our club even further forward.

Womens and Junior cricket coaching positions are still open to expressions of interest. For all enquiries please contact the club.

It has been recognised that this season presents many challenges for all clubs including the unknown nature of the fixture and possible restrictions due to the COVID-19 situation. We will keep all members posted of further appointments and the start to pre-season activities.

This is the perfect opportunity for experienced players looking toward a new challenge to make the change. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President:        Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach: Scotty Yardley  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

SCC appoint Steve Treweek as 1st XI Captain for 2020-21


Sunbury Cricket Club is very pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen Treweek as 1st XI Captain for Season 2020/21.

Members of the club executive had been canvassing several quality applicants and are very pleased to make the appointment as Steve presented as the ideal candidate.  Steve is highly respected within our club; he leads from the front and brings with him the enthusiasm required to take our club to the next level in 4th Division VTCA.

Steve started his cricket pathway with Sunbury CC having participated through the junior program from an early age and was a regular participant in junior representative cricket with the GDCA as an opening batsman. During season 2012/13 he demonstrated leadership and glimpses of a future star in the U16’s. That season he also worked his way through the senior grades and was rewarded with 1st grade selection for good performances at the top of the order. Since then Steve has rarely been missing from our senior team and has gone on to establish himself with true all-round capability and a leader within the team. He has performed admirably as Captain of our T20 team for several years.

Steve has had the fortune to play alongside experienced players such as Jason McGann, Heath Boffey and Brad Hunter who had identified his leadership potential and have been actively mentoring him along the way. Steve now has the opportunity to bring together his passion for the game and his his eagerness to lead the club while still being able to draw from experience within the group. He is looking forward catching up with players and members as soon as we are able.

It has been recognised that this season presents many challenges for all clubs including the unknown nature of the fixture and possible restrictions due to the COVID-19 situation.

Players, members and supporters of Sunbury Cricket Club will be kept informed of pre-season training dates and other appointments as they come to hand.

This is the perfect opportunity for experienced players looking toward a new challenge to make the change. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President:        Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach: Scotty Yardley  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

SCC appoint Scott Yardley as Coach for 2020-21


Sunbury Cricket Club is very pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Yardley as Senior Coach for Season 2020/21.

A number of highly rated candidates presented to the club executive in recent weeks and Scott stood above all others as the outstanding applicant. Scott is held in very high regard throughout the district as a highly decorated player, coach and administrator.

He tasted success early in his cricket journey with Sunbury CC winning the clubs inaugural U16 GDCA Grand Final as Captain in 1992/93. Scott has Captain/Coached the senior club on two previous occasions, including the most recent 1st XI success in season 2011/12 also taking out the GDCA competition batting trophy with 389 runs @ 48.63.

In more recent years Scott has held executive committee roles such as President, Secretary, Vice President and Junior Coordinator culminating on being awarded Life Membership and at the 150th celebration was inducted to the SCC Hall of Fame.

Scott served the club well as Junior Coordinator in the past few seasons and his decision to apply for the senior coaching role stems from a burning ambition to again lead the club to on-field success.

Scott pictured with sons Lachlan and Thomas

Sunbury CC thank Craig Ballinger for his service as Captain/Coach and appreciate his efforts leading our club in its first season with the VTCA.

It has been recognised that this season presents many challenges for all clubs including the unknown nature of the fixture and possible restrictions due to the COVID-19 situation.

Players, members and supporters of Sunbury Cricket Club will be kept informed of pre-season training dates and other appointments as they come to hand.

This is the perfect opportunity for experienced players looking toward a new challenge to make the change. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.

For all enquiries please contact the club:

President:        Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Senior Coach: Scotty Yardley  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!

Coaching / Playing expressions of interest 2020-21 Season


It is an exciting time for the SunburyCricket Club. In Mens cricket, we have just completed our inaugural VTCA season in Div 5 resulting in promotion to VTCA Div 4 for season 2020/21 . The Sunbury Roar Womens team competed in the VTCA semi finals in their first ever season and our U17 team won the GDCA Grand Final.  We also look forward to the completion of a new turf wicket table and resurfacing upgrade of Clarke Oval.

SCC offer an excellent opportunity for Senior playing or non-playing coaches for:

  • Senior Mens cricket
  • Senior Womens cricket

A generous package will be able to be negotiated for the preferred candidates.

In Junior cricket, a coach and team manager are required for each team:

  • U17, U15, U13, U11 and Junior Blast programs.

Sunbury Cricket Club team list for season 2019/20 included:

  • VTCA – 1st and 2nd XI Senior Mens (runner up and premiers)
  • VTCA – T20 (semi finalists)
  • VTCA – Senior Womens (semi finalists)
  • GDCA – 3rd, 4th and 5th XI Senior Mens (3rd and 4ths semi finalists)
  • GDCA – U17, U15, U13, U11 and a full Junior Blast program (U17 Premiers)

This is the perfect opportunity for coaches and experienced players looking toward a new challenge. We are the only cricket club in Sunbury and surrounding areas that can offer TURF cricket.  

The successful candidates will be expected to coordinate pre-season and in-season training and development programs. Coaches will also be required to liaise with the selection committee and other senior and junior coaches.

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For all enquiries please contact the club:

Brendan Doyle:  0426 244 187 b.doyle@dhl.com

Scotty Yardley:  0418 564 462  scottyardley@yahoo.com.au

We are Sunbury, hear the mighty ROAR!