Our Year 7 Specialist Cricket students are showing some exceptional talent on the field. The match against Belridge Secondary College was a tough day, we lost early wickets and we managed to score 108 runs from 30 overs. The final score was Belridge 1 for 233 and Kennedy 10 for 108. The Match against Heathridge Park started off with the Belridge captain winning the toss and electing to bowl first. Alex and Isaac both got off to a great start by scoring 50 each and retiring shortly after. The Kennedy team had several small partnerships and ended the innings on a total of 180. The day ended with Kennedy winning by 17 runs. Well done to everyone for the first game of the Term 4 season.
– Cricket report by Johnson Tailor and Alex Bloodworth (Team captains).
Our Year 8 Specialist Cricket students played against Butler. Kennedy won the toss and elected to bowl first. Opening the bowling were Henry Speijers and Hunter Springer, we limited Butler to 160 runs with a star performance from Emma Carroll bowling six overs and taking four wickets and Hunter Springer bowling four overs and taking two wickets. We just fell short of the target, only scoring 140 runs with a great performance from Alfie Richards who scored 50 runs from 58 balls, and Adam Read who scored 45 runs from 96 balls. Overall, it was a close game with lots of areas to improve on, and a fun day.
– Cricket report by Alfie Richards (Team captain).
It was a beautiful day on Thursday 13 October for Our Year 9 Specialist Cricket students. We played on the Kennedy Oval against Belridge Secondary College, winning the toss and batting. Kennedy fielded very well with Mitchell Atkinson taking three wickets and Ethan Curtis, Isaak Wittkuhn, and Jacob Korneder all taking two catches. Belridge was bowled out for 72 after 26 overs. Jack olive started off the batting really well scoring 35 off 51, opening the batting. Isaak Wittkuhn came in at 4 at made 34 off 36. An all-round great win for the boys today to start off the season.
– Cricket report by Fletcher Coleman (Team captain).