Saturday School Teams

Cricket Express Junior Leagues

Saturday Cricket

Every Saturday thousands of kids play cricket around Auckland. If there are enough kids interested in playing cricket within your school to make a team we'd love them joining in the fun. Auckland Cricket offers grades for all skill levels and age groups from years 2 - 8.


Girls Grades

Competition Kids per team Hours of play Number of overs
U10 Mini Hearts 6-8 8:30-10:10am 16
U12 Quikhit 6-8 10:20-12:00pm 20
U12 B Hardball 6-8 8:30-11:45am 25
U12 A Hardball 6-8 8:30-11:45am 25
14 B Hardball 7-9 8:30-11:45am 28
U14 A Hardball 7-9 8:30-11:45am 28

Boys Grades

Competition Number of kids Hours of play Number of overs
Year 8 Premier 11 12:30-6:00pm 45
Year 8 A 11 8:30am-12:00pm 28
Year 8 B 11 8:30am-12:00pm 28
Year 7 Premier 11 12.30-6:00pm 40
Year 7 A, B & North Harbour Year 7 11 8:30am-12:00pm 28
Year 6 Premier 11 8:30am-12:00pm 28
Year 6 A & North Harbour Year 6 11 8:30-12:00pm 28
Year 6 B 10 8:30-12:00pm 25

Please note the North Harbour grades only play on the North Shore.

How to Register

To register your school team get in touch with Nathan Jackson or contact your local club.

The cost of registration for a school team will vary from club to club. However, in most cases the cost is subsidised for schools. The club will provide coaching and team gear.