FIVE of the Shoalhaven's top female cricket prospects will get the chance to test themselves against the top talents in NSW Country, after being selected in their respective Greater Illawarra Zone squads.
Ulladulla United duo Tara Rudd and Sarah Wheleler, as well as Bomaderry's Ella Dyball will headline the Greater Illawarra Zone's under 18s team, when they compete at the NSW Country Championships.
Joining this trio in the squad, coached by Travis Burton, will be Dharmini Chauhan, Kayla Burton, Ashleigh Burton, Eliza Heinecke, Abbey Speering, Kate Lea, Kobi Lynch, India Bellhouse, Hilary Swan and Lily Savelli.
While Berry-Shoalhaven Heads pair Charlotte Hopperton and Nikita Boatswain will lead the assault of the under 15s side - which also features India Bellhouse, Lily Savelli, Caitlin Appleyard, Hilary Swan, Kobi Lynch, Taleha Urszulak, Aaliyah Humphries, Radha Vyas, Keisha Baldwin and Annalee Watson.
Both teams will compete at Raymond Terrace from October 8 to 9.