4th MNC Academy Day
Date of event: Sunday August 13, 2017

The MNC Academy this Sunday 13 August will be a full game format for players to put the skills and knowledge they have learnt into practice. We'll be playing against the North Coast Academy (Coffs Harbour, Grafton area). 

The results from these games will also be used as part of the selection process for the MNC teams to attend the North Coastal Zone selection matches and the Tamworth carnival in October. Please remember, all aspects of your game including attitude and teamwork will be considered. 

Teams have been selected by MNC Regional Coach, Troy McKiernan. 

U12 MNC Blue - coach Callan McKiernan - Venue Donnelly Welsh Fields Macksville

U12 MNC White - coach Ben Marron - Venue Donnelly Welsh Fields Macksville

U12/13s MNC - coach Mark Smee/Scott Marchant - Venue Landrigan Park Wauchope

U13/14 MNC Blue - Coach Martin Garoni - Venue Coronation Park Nambucca Heads

U13/14 MNC White - Coach Troy McKiernan - Venue South Kempsey Oval, Middleton St, South Kempsey

U15/16 MNC Blue - Coach - Jeff McKenna - Venue Sancrox Oval, Colvin St Sancrox (between Wauchope & Port Macquarie)

U15/16 MNC White - Coach - Gary Humphreys - Venue Cedar Party Turf, Wingham

All games will start at 10am so please be at the ground by 9.30am. 

Uniforms: Players are to wear their MNC training shirt, MNC cap and whites. If you require uniforms please contact Sandra Prosper by Wednesday 9th Aug via e-mail 

The game formats will be as follows: 

U12s and 12/13s games: 
40 overs 
Maximum 50 Balls for batsmen for retirement (can come back in) 
Unlimited wickets (play all the overs so players gain maximum playing opportunity) 
Scorers to record all dot ball in batsmens innings so greater picture created for selectors and coaches for future reference 
2 piece 142g ball 

U13/14s games 
45 overs 
Maximum 60 balls for retirement (can come back) 
Unlimited wickets 
Scorers record all dots 
4 piece 156 g ball for turf 2 piece for Syntho 

U15/16s games 
50 overs 
Maximum 70 balls for retirement (can come back) 
Unlimited wickets 
Scorers record all dots 
4 piece 156g balls 

The coach at each venue will provide more details on the day. 

We hope you all have a great game - good luck. 

If you have questions please contact Cath Cook (0416 015 872) or Troy McKiernan (0458 674 943) 

Last updated: Tuesday August 22, 2017
Author: Linda Perkins