Under 14 Country Cup title on the line

The undefeated Barossa and Light Under 14s team, coaches by Anthony Prior, will take on Andrew Congdon’s impressive Eyre Peninsula team for the 2018 crown.

They face-off today on the pristine Nuriootpa Oval, with the match starting at 9.30am.

The EP lads finished with two wins and a loss percentage ahead of a trio of teams: Murray Districts, South East and Fleurieu and Districts.

The Barossa and Light lads started with a 109-run win over Yorke Peninsula in a game that was moved to a hard wicket at the Gawler High School Oval, with captain Austin Poulton remaining undefeated on 74.

They secured a six-wicket victory over Mid North on day two, before dispensing with Murray Districts on day three at Saddleworth Oval.

Eyre Peninsula started with a strong victory over Upper North at the quaint Greenock Oval on Monday, bundling their opponents out for just 51 and winning by seven wickets.

Regan Taheny and Ethan Parsons both took four wickets for the EP side.

Despite making 90 on Tuesday at Saddleworth Oval, they still defeated the South East side by 20 runs.

In an entertaining game at South Gawler Oval, the EP side was defeated by three wickets by Fleurieu and Districts.

Thursday’s draw

  • 1st vs. 2nd Barossa and Light v Eyre Peninsula @ Nuriootpa Oval
  • 3rd vs. 4th Murray Districts v South East @ Kapunda Oval
  • 5th vs. 6th Fleurieu and Districts v Yorke Peninsula @ Tanunda Oval
  • 7th vs. 8th Mid North v Upper North @ Greenock Oval

All games start at 9.30am