Calendar

2014/15 Season Commences 18th October 2014

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 366 3003 or email:  mfisher@christchurchmetrocricket.com

Please see the attached word document for a more detailed breakdown of dates and fixtures for the season.   

Pre season meeting for ALL Clubs and School Conveners and managers - Wednesday 24th September Start at 7.30pm at St Albans Pavilion

First Saturday cricket - 18th October 2014

The girls are NOT playing on the 15th November as it is Show weekend.


Nominations for Spring Tournament Trials - close from 5pm, Friday 17th October 2014 and then 3 days before each trial.

Trials to be held on:

Sun 19th Oct - Boys Yr 6, 12 - 4pm
Tues 21st Oct, Boys Yr 7, 4.30 - 8.30pm
Thurs 23rd Oct, Boys Yr 8, 4.30 - 8.30pm
Sun 9th Nov, Girls Yrs 5 to 8, 10 - 12 noon 
All at Community Cricket Centre - 81 Buchanans Rd, Hornby


CJCA Spring Tournament   -  2nd, 9th and 16th November 2014 (23rd Nov as the Reserve). Venue - Yr 6 and 8 Boys at Hagley Park - Hosp Cnr (Yr 8 on grass) and  Polo (Yr 7) - all TBC as subject to ground condition. 

The girls Spring Tournament will be played on 23rd and 30th Nov (7th Dec if rain affects the first 2 days). Venue CBHS (TBC), all on artificials.     

Selected teams will appear in the Representative section


Representative Matches - 30th Nov and 7th December 2014. Teams to be selected from those playing in the Spring Tournament.

30th Nov - Year 8 Red vs Mid Cant @ Ashburton Domain using SIPST rules, Year 8 Black vs Canterbury Country @ Southbrook Domain using SIPST rules. Year 7 Gold vs Mid Cant @ Ashburton and Year 6 Green vs Mid Cant @ Ashburton

7th Dec
- Year 8 Black vs South Cant @ Christ's College, pitch 3 using SIPST rules, Year 8 Red vs Canterbury Country @ Christ's College pitch 1 using SIPST rules, Year 7 White vs South Cant @ Hagley Hosp Cnr, Year 6 Blue vs South Canterbury @ Hagley Hosp Cnr


Last Club / School matches before Christmas -  13th December 2014

BOXING DAY TEST MATCH at HAGLEY OVAL


South Island Primary School's Cricket Tournament (SIPST): 12th to 16th January 2015 (in Blenheim). Opening ceremony Sun 11th Jan. CJCA Red and Black teams (for 2014 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) 6th (Tues) to 9th (Fri) January 2015 - for 2014 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) 20th (Tues) to 23rd (Fri) January 2015 - for 2014 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 - 23rd to 25th January 2015 at CBHS or Hospital Corner, Hagley Park 


Season Recommences - All grades 7th February 2015
 
NOTE due to World Cup games in Chch on Sat 14th and 21st ALL CJCA grades will be playing the following day on SUNDAY
 
Sun 15th and 22nd Feb - CJCA grades play SUNDAY instead of Saturday

Nominations for CJCA Summer Tournament Trials - Close from 5pm Friday 20th Feb.  If you need to nominate later than this then please contact Barry on cjca@hotmail.co.nz

Trials to be held: 

Sun 1st March 2015 all 12 - 4 at Boys Yr 6 at Elmwood Pk, Boys Yr 7 at Burnside CC and Boys Yr 8 at Sydenham Pk

No trials for the girls. 

Youth and Junior Cricket Awards Presentation -
To include the awarding of the CJCA Jubilee Awards. Friday 20th February, 7pm at CBHS in the Big Room (TBC)  


CJCA Summer Tournament  - Boys on 8th, 15th and 22nd March 2015 (NO Reserve) Venues Yr 8 and 6 Hagley Hosp Cnr, Yr 7 Hagley Polo. All on artificial wickets except , Yr 8 boys at Hosp Cnr

Girls 15th and 22nd March at CBHS (TBC)   


Invitation Matches - 29th March 2015 for Year 6, 7 & 8 teams selected from the Summer Tournament. There will be two Rep teams selected for Year 8. In addition, the four development teams from Years 7 and four selected Yr 6 teams will play matches. Players will be notified by the year managers. 

Venues as follows, all 10.30 starts, all still to be confirmed:

Yr 6 - Harris Red vs Mid Canty Hosp Cnr 5 (Art 18m), Bond Red vs South Canty at Geraldine Dom (grass full length), Bond Black vs Country North at Hosp Cnr 8 and Harris Black vs Country South at Hosp Cnr 1 on grass 18m or artificial 

Yr 7 - Stead Black vs Mid Canty Hosp Cnr 7 (on grass 18m) , Stead Red vs Canterbury Country Sth at Lincoln Domain (full length grass), McMillan Red vs Canterbury Country Nth at Mainpower Oval, Rangiora (full length grass) and McMillan Black vs South Canty at Geraldine Domain (full length grass)

Yr 8 - Papps Black vs South Canty at Waihi School, Winchester (full length grass with artificial backup), Germon Black vs Mid Canty at Hosp Cnr 3 (full length grass with artificial backup), Germon Red vs Country South at Greendale Domain (full length grass with artificial backup) and Papps Red vs Country North at Mandeville 1(full length grass in front of pavilion) 


Last Club / School matches for season -  28th March 2015


CJCA AGM - Monday 18th May 2015 - 7.30pm venue TBA