Specialist Cricket

Kennedy Baptist College offers an elite Specialist Cricket Program in conjunction with Southern Cricket. Through this Program students have access to specialist coaching and technology normally only available to professional cricket players and coaches.

Program details:

  • Use of state of the art indoor facilities at Southern Cricket, with Level 3 Coach Luke Wimbridge.
  • Access to turf nets and centre wickets that are curated by the WACA on Murdoch Oval.
  • Early morning training sessions for each Year group at Southern Cricket are held weekly throughout the year.
  • In Years 8 to 10 an elective can also be chosen that complement the program and is run during school time with specialist coaches.
  • Competing in the Southern Associated Schools Junior and Senior (Grand Finalists 2014, Champions 2015) competitions run by the ACC.
  • Competing in the highly regarded Kim Hughes Shield run by the WACA (semi-finalists 2014).
  • The current Cricket Coordinator holds a Level 2 Coaching Accreditation.

Program cost:

  • The cost is $460 for a full year. Please note that the cost is additional to the standard fees and charges. If your child withdraws for reasons other than medical, no refund will be issued.

Upcoming Trials:

  • Each year incoming students who are interested in joining the Kennedy Specialist Cricket Program are invited to attend a training session held at Southern Cricket to experience the program.

Trial for 2021 intake:

With the COVID-19 restriction easing up, we would like to invite all new interested 2021 students to try out for our Specialist Sports Program which will take place early Term 3.

Please complete the following form by 22 June to let us know if your child would like to come along for the trial session.

If you have any further questions about the program please contact the Specialist Cricket Coordinator Mr Ross Macauley here at the College via email cricket@kennedy.wa.edu.au