Four games in nine days is a challenging draw, but the Maitland Magpies just want to get on with it.
Michael Hartshorn Port Stephens A and B-grade teams crowned the club's 30th anniversary celebrations by claiming all three titles on offer.
Michael Hartshorn Maitland Blacks fans can look forward to a big season - with the emphasis on big in the team's new forward pack.
Michael Hartshorn City United capped off their centenary year with a famous victory in the Maitland first grade cricket grand final.
Michael Hartshorn The Maitland Mustangs made if four wins from five games with a thrilling two-point win against Hills Hornets.
Tony Edmunds Victorian raider Aussie Infrared stamped himself as a one-turn champion when he cleaned up the some of the best dogs in the land to win the 2017 PPK Group Limited Maitland Gold Cup.
Michael Hartshorn UPDATE: City United skipper Matt Trappel led from the front as his team posted 7/175 on day one of the first grade cricket grand final against Northern Suburbs.
Michael Hartshorn UPDATE: Venues have been switched for Maitland cricket third and fourth grades and A and D-grade grand finals.