Activities / Sports

Cricket

Orewa College has teams of all ages and abilities playing at home at Orewa and around the Auckland region during the Summer terms.

Orewa College is proud to offer Cricket at a very high standard and has teams of all ages and abilities playing at home at Orewa and around the Auckland region during the Summer terms. We have a 1st XI, 2nd XI, 3rd XI and Junior XI Cricket teams currently at Orewa College.

Cricket not only develops important motor skills, hand eye co-ordination and fitness; students will experience team work, a strong bond with their peers and a sense of achievement and success. There are plenty of opportunities for extra nationwide tournaments for all teams which allows us to play Schools we may not see in the regular season.

Year 7 & 8 Students

For year 7 and 8 players who wish to play Saturday Cricket, please contact Cricket Club Hibiscus Coast Cricket Club

Orewa College offers Zone Day and Inter-school Zone days - November for year 7 and 8 students.

Uniform

Sport tops provided. Students must have appropriate footwear and shorts.

Transport

School vans are used for transport to events.

Communications

These can be via Daily Student Notices or on the School App. For instructions on the school app click here

If you would like to assist this team with transport/coaching you will need to be Police Vetted by Orewa College

Click here for Police Vetting information.


Year 9 - 13 Students

For year 9 to 13 students who which to play Cricket, please email Mr Norris at b.norris@orewacollege.nz or see him in the PE office. We currently have 4 teams here at Orewa College and have a place for all players of all abilities and interests. We have quality facilities, resources and coaches on offer to provide the best opportunities for our local Cricketers.

Fees: Range from $90 to $170 per season, these can be adapted for half seasons also.

Practices/Trainings

Trainings are held at Orewa College, after school 3.30pm - 5.00pm. Date TBA

Uniform and Equipment

Orewa College sports shirt are $42, please pay at Accounts and take your receipt to the Sports Office. White pants are required. These can be purchased from sports stores. A Cricket hat is included in fees. For the 1st XI, playing shirts are borrowed and all 1st XI players who play 10 matches or more is awarded a prestigious OC baggy green cap.

Practices/Training:

Seniors train on Tuesday at the OC fields, and Thursday at Victor Eaves Cricket nets, all starting at 3.30pm. Juniors train also Tuesday and Thursday both at the OC Cricket nets on the back fields, both starting at 4pm.

Venues:

Orewa College and various other schools in Auckland region.

Transport:

School vans are used for away games (subject to availability)

Match Times: First ball is at 12.30pm for all grades and teams.

Communications

These can be via Daily Student Notices or on the School App. We have a private Facebook page called 'Orewa College Cricket' and also a google class page with the code 66xn24. For instructions on the school app click here

If you would like to assist this team with transport/coaching you will need to be Police Vetted by Orewa College

Click here for Police Vetting information.

Teacher in charge

Mr T Rubens: Year 7 Boys Email
Mrs M Ackerman: Year 7 & 8 Girls Email
Mr W Vermulen: Year 8 Boys Email
Mr B Norris: 9 - 13 Students Email

Discussions

Orewa Facebook Group

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