2015/16 Season commences 17th October 2015
A draw will be established for the Saturday during show weekend and Labour weekend. Any teams unable to play during these weekends should contact the draw convenor, Mike Fisher at the Christchurch Metro Cricket Association on phone 281 8961 or 0272 860419 or email: email@example.com
Please see the attached
pdf document for a more detailed breakdown of dates and fixtures for the season.
Pre season meeting for ALL Clubs and School Conveners and managers - 27th July (including presentation on funding)
First Saturday cricket - 17th October
The girls are NOT playing on the 14th November as it is Show weekend.
Nominations for Spring Tournament Trials - close from 5pm, Friday 16th October and then 3 days before each trial.
Trials to be held on:
Sun 18th Oct - Boys Yr 6, 12 - 4pm
Tues 20th Oct, Boys Yr 7, 4.30 - 7.30pm
Thurs 22nd Oct, Boys Yr 8, 4.30 - 6.30pm
Sun 8th Nov, Girls Yrs 5 to 8, 10 - 12 noon
All at Action Indoor Sports Community Cricket Centre - 81 Buchanans Rd, Hornby
- 1st, 15th and 22nd November (No rain reserve as missing 8th Nov due to Kings T20 at Hagley). Venue - Yr 8 at CBHS; Yr 7 at Warren Pk and Yr 6 at Polo
Girls Spring Tournament will be played on 29th Nov and 6th Dec. Venue: Polo, all on artificial wickets. Trials on 8th November atAction Indoor, Hornby.
Selected teams will appear in the Representative section
Representative Matches - 29th Nov, 6th and 20th December. Teams to be selected from those playing in the Spring Tournament. Venues TBA
29th Nov - Year 8 Red vs Mid Cant @ Ashburton Oval (main ground - access off Park Lane) using SIPST rules, Year 8 Black vs Canterbury Country @ Southbrook Park, Rangiora using SIPST rules. Year 7 vs Canterbury Country at Elmwood Pk no 1 (grass), Year 7 Gold vs Mid Cant and Year 6 Green vs Mid Cant both @ Ashburton Domain (off Walnut Ave), Year 7 White vs South Cant @ Elmwood Pk no 4 (grass), Year 6 Blue vs South Canterbury @ Elmwood Pk no 3 (artificial)
6th Dec - Year 8 Red vs Canterbury Country @ Elmwood 4 (grass) using SIPST rules and Year 7 vs Canterbury Country @ Southbrook Park, Rangiora
13th Dec - Red v Black at Elmwood no 4 (grass) using SIPST rules
20th Dec - Year 8 Black vs South Cant @ Elmwood no 4 (grass) using SIPST rules (South could not play on 6th Dec)
Last Club / School matches before Christmas - 19th December
South Island Primary School's Cricket Tournament (SIPST): 11th to 15th January 2016 (in Dunedin). Opening ceremony Sun 10th Jan. CJCA Red and Black teams (for 2015 school year 8 players) to compete. These teams are selected from the players taking part in the previous Spring Tournament.
Mandeville Tournament Year 6: (near Rangiora) 5th (Tues) to 8th (Fri) January 2016 - for 2015 school year 6 players - 'Development' teams from previous Spring Tournament, as follows: CJCA Cairns yr 6, CJCA Hadlee yr 6; CJCA Fleming yr 6; CJCA Astle yr 6 teams to compete with replacements from the Emerging teams where necessary.
Mandeville Tournament Year 7: (near Rangiora) 19th (Tues) to 22nd (Fri) January 2016 - for 2015 school year 7 players - 'Development' teams from previous Spring Tournament, as follows: CJCA Cairns yr 7, CJCA Hadlee yr 7; CJCA Fleming yr 7; CJCA Astle yr 7 teams to compete with replacements from the Emerging teams where necessary.
Girls South Island Tournament (4th one)
- 22nd to 24th January 2016 at TBA
Season Recommences - All grades 6th February
Nominations for CJCA Summer Tournament Trials - Close from 5pm Friday 12th Feb. If you need to nominate later than this then please contact Barry on firstname.lastname@example.org
Trials to be held:
Sun 14th February, all at CBHS nets (off Kiwi Rd, off Weka St in Fendalton) - Boys Yr 6 and 7 from 10am - 1pm and Boys Yr 8 from 1 - 4pm.
NOTE: No junior cricket on 20th February so people can attend the Black Caps vs Aus Test Match at Hagley Oval (20 - 24 Feb)
Youth and Junior Cricket Awards Presentation - To include the awarding of the CJCA Jubilee Awards. TBA
CJCA Summer Tournament
on 28th February and 6th and 13th March (No rain Reserve) Venues probably Yr 8 CBHS; Yr 7 Warren Park and Yr 6 Polo.
All on artificial wickets.
Girls Tournament 13th and 20th March at either Elmwood or CBHS
- 20th March
for Year 6, 7 & 8 teams selected from the Summer Tournament.
Yr 6 - Harris Red vs Mid Canty, Bond Red vs South Canty, Bond Black vs Harris Black
Yr 7 - Stead vs Mid Canty, McMillan vs South Canty
Yr 8 - Papps vs South Canty at Waihi School, Germon vs Mid Canty
Last Club / School matches for season - 19th March (Easter is final weekend in March)
CJCA AGM - Monday 16th May 2016 - 7.30pm venue The Elmwood Club, Heaton St