Raymond Terrace skipper Nick Savage adopts a simple strategy to make finals - win.
Michael Hartshorn The Hunter girls will face South Coast in Thursday's final of the Combined High School cricket championships in Maitland.
Michael Hartshorn East Maitland has earned junior representative bragging rights over their West Maitland rivals.
Michael Hartshorn Paterson's Brad Bidner joins exclusive club with century and five wickets in same match.
Michael Hartshorn Maitland's Jasmine Goode and Cassidy Baker are taking on some of the state's best schoolgirl cricketers at Maitland Park this week.
Michael Hartshorn City United were the big winners as lightning forced the other two Maitland first-grade games to be abandoned.
Michael Hartshorn Last weekend's heatwave conditions delayed proceedings, but Maitland and Cessnock are both primed for victory in Sunday's John Bull Shield final.
Michael Hartshorn "The thought of a player being rushed with heat stroke or worse to an overstretched hospital system played on my mind."
Michael Hartshorn Cricket legends Dougy Walters and Jeff Thomson and racing superstar Malcolm Johnston are coming to town.
Michael Hartshorn Wests' Michael Rees and Thornton's Peter Gabriel turned the heat on their opponents with match-winning centuries in round 11 of Maitland first grade cricket.