Premier Youth First XI Cricket Season Starting This Saturday

The opening round of the Premier Youth First XI cricket competition gets underway this Saturday with the opening deliveries of the new season being delivered at 11.00am. The season starts with rivals St Pat’s Silverstream and St Pat’s Wellington meeting at Silverstream, Term One Champions Wellington College First XI ... More

Top Four Finish For St Pats At Nationals

From fifth in Wellington to fourth in New Zealand, the rollercoaster ride of the St Patrick’s College, Wellington (Town) First XI football team is one of the more remarkable stories in college sport in 2018. Had the ball bounced in a different direction and some greater administrative empathy been applied, it’s ... More

Cricket Wellington Appoints Age Group Coaches

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the age-group coaching appointments for the 2018-19 season. After advertising the positions in June, Pathway Manager Chris Nevin, Blaze Coach and Coach Educator Christie Van Dyk, and Firebirds Assistant Coach Glenn Pocknall conducted interviews for the roles in early July. Both ... More

Amelia Kerr goes from cul-de-sac champion to world record breaking White Fern

Robbie Kerr was out on the cul-de-sac tossing a ball around with his two daughters. Jess Kerr, his eldest, was batting, while his youngest, Amelia, had the ball in hand. Dad, a former Wellington player, was where he belonged - keeping wickets. Bowling pace wasn't working for young Amelia so she started to experiment ... More

Melie Kerr blasts highest score in women’s ODI history

White Ferns teenager Amelia Kerr has smashed her way into cricketing folklore with a world record knock. Her unbeaten 232, set when batting through the entire White Ferns innings, set a new benchmark for the highest score in women's ODI history. Opening the innings, Kerr, 17, struck 31-fours and two-sixes in her ... More

Tawa College 1st XI girls win national qualifying tournament

Tawa College will represent Wellington at the National Secondary Schools First XI cricket tournament after a crushing 95 run victory over Wellington Girls' College. The catalyst for Tawa's victory was an opening partnership of 113 between Amelia Kerr and Kate-Ann Fenton.  New Zealand representative Kerr was imperious ... More

Wellington College 1st XI finally win a final

Wellington College will represent the capital at the National First XI finals after defeating St Patrick's College, Silverstream by 109 runs at the Basin Reserve. Wellington had lost three previous finals, but a dominant all-round display earned a place in Christchurch in December. Wellington batted first and ... More

Brearton blitzes Tawa College to earn HVHS historic Premier Girls cricket win

Hutt Valley High School are the new CSW Premier 1 cricket champions after knocking Tawa College off their perch to win the competition. In a low scoring contest, Hutt Valley High scored a stunning 71-run victory after bowling Tawa out for a meagre 36.  Dani Brearton was the hero for Hutt, taking five wickets while ... More

Wellington College and Silverstream to meet in First XI final

For the first time since 2013, Hutt International Boys’ School (HIBS) will not feature in the National First XI cricket finals after being eliminated in the Wellington Qualifying tournament this past weekend. Either Wellington College or St Patrick’s College, Silverstream will be the capital’s representative ... More

St Pat’s Town 1st XI cricket team ends 30-year drought

St Patrick's College have ended a 30-year drought after their tail-enders had the temperament to withstand late pressure and score the required run in a thrilling final over against Hutt International Boys' School on Saturday. By beating HIBS by one wicket, with just three balls to spare, St Pat's have secured ... More