THREE of the Shoalhaven’s top junior cricket prospects will headline the strong under 18s Greater Illawarra Zone side, which will compete at the McDonalds Country Colts Carnival in Narrabri later this month.
Berry-Shoalhaven Heads juniors John Ulrick and Cooper Maddinson as well as North Nowra-Cambewarra product Kaleb Phillips are all part of the 13-person squad, which will be coached by Batemans Bay’s Andrew Malcolm.
Joining the Shoalhaven trio in the squad are Highlands’ Ravi Wikmanayake, Ben Tucker, James Morton, Nicolas Gardner, Blake Denney and Fionn Parker, Illawarra’s Tyler Warrington and Nathan Trebel and South Coast’s Callum Barton and Blake Roach.
The side, which will be assistant coached by South Coast’s Ty Barton and managed by Shoalhaven’s Craig Howsan, will open their campaign Central Coast on December 17 at Hogan Oval.
This will be followed by matches against Riverina (December 18), ACT Southern Districts (December 19), North Coastal (December 19) and Central Northern (December 20).