Wome's U21 get off to winning start

High Performance


Wome’s U21 get off to winning start

Vanilla BriefHigh Performance, Rep teams

Auckland and Central Districts made big statements on day one of the women’s National Under-21 tournament in Lincoln today, while Northern Districts edged out a thrilling victory over Canterbury.  The seven day event will see the young stars from each of the six major associations play off over four rounds of One Day matches and three rounds of Twenty20s. The … Read More


U18 Girls make Aussie trip a success

High Performance


U18 Girls make Aussie trip a success

Vanilla BriefHigh Performance, Rep teams

The Auckland U18 girls team has recently returned from Melbourne Australia where they made an outstanding debut in the Australian National U18 Championships winning four of their eight matches against states from across the Tasman.The Auckland side usually competes in the Primary Schoolboys competition on home soil but this season their manager Victoria Lind wanted to take the team further … Read More


Trying to make it five in a row

Rep teams


Trying to make it five in a row

Vanilla BriefRep teams

The Auckland U21 wome’s side fly to Christchurch tomorrow in search of their fifth consecutive National Championship.Dean Flyger is coach of the side while Auckland Hearts captain Victoria Lind is team manager. Earlier today we caught up with Lind, who is also doubling as assistant coach, to find out how the squad is shaping up: “They are looking really good … Read More


U19 Coach named and mentor programme underway

Rep teams


U19 Coach named and mentor programme underway

Vanilla BriefRep teams

A familiar face will be at the helm of the Auckland U19 side for the coming season with the announcement that former Aces coach Mark O’Donnell will be in charge for 2012/13. O’Donnell was in charge of the Aces for seven years and then went on to be involved with the Blackcaps in a number of roles before most recently … Read More