Rhys Burinaga selected in ACT/Southern Zone Bradman Cup team

North Nowra-Cambewarra's Rhys Burinaga. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL
North Nowra-Cambewarra's Rhys Burinaga. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL

NORTH Nowra-Cambewarra’s Rhys Burinaga has been rewarded for his excellent form this season by being named in the ACT/Southern Zone Bradman Cup team.

Burinaga and his team will travel to Bathurst, from January 15-18, to compete in the Bradman Cup – the state wide country championships.

This season, Burinaga, who captains the North Nowra-Cambewarra Maroons under 16s team, as well as playing second grade for the club, has scored 165 runs, at an average of 20.63 – with a high score of 37 not out.

Joining Burinaga in the team are Felix Ford (ACT), Ryan Emmerick (Highlands), Angus Jones (ACT), Tom Phelps (ACT), Callum Barton (South Coast), Aiden Cowie (ACT), Abdullah Haroon (ACT), Hugo Ikeda (South Coast), Jack Allen (Far South Coast), Jack Manners (ACT), Jack Castles (ACT) and Zac de Hossen (Highlands).

The team will be coached by Canberra’s Jake Floros and managed by Shoalhaven’s Chris Labb.