Dapto’s stars a live dream
Country champs: The Dapto under-14s team have had a great season making the final of the Weet-Bix Twenty20 Cup.Dapto under-14 players lived the dream of playing at the SCG after making the final of the Weet-Bix Twenty20 Cup.
Dapto lost a high-scoring final to Sydney Metro champions Revesby after winning five matches to qualify for the SCG decider.
Dapto won the toss and, led by a unbeaten 50 (retired) from opener Kade Warrington and 37 from Matt Calder, the Illawarra side made 142.
But Dapto didn’t bowl near their best with Revesby reaching the target with five balls to spare.
Jye Phillips was the best of the bowlers, taking three wickets.
The boys had a great day playing on the SCG and using the Home dressing of the Australian cricket team.
The Dapto squad was Jye Phillips (capt), Harry Magennis (vc), Brent Corneteg, Ryan Castles, Kaelah Austin, Lleyton Callaway, James Stojanoski, Mitch Stojanoski, Matt Calder, Tyler Warrington, Kade Warrington, Sooraj Raja, Jamie Sarkosh. Brett Magennis (coach).
Dapto qualified as Country champions by beating two Keira teams in the Illawarra playoff, then beating Southern champions Nowra and winning two regional finals at Maitland last month.
Across the state 140 teams entered in the under 12, 14 and 16 age groups with all finals at the SCG.
Normanhurst won the under 16s and Gymea the under 12s.
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