The U11 Cumberland Nepean Girls Team has taken out the 2015 U11 State Championship at Campbelltown over the weekend and in doing so has ended Manly Warringah’s run of 6 previous years.
Manly Warringah were undefeated going into the final after beating Cumberland Nepean 13 – 4 in the rounds. Cumberland Nepean secured their place in the final in the second last game of the rounds defeating North Shore.
The final was close from the first play and the game seesawed until Cumberland Nepean got the uppperhand late in the game and then held Manly Warringah out in the bottom of the last innings to win 12 – 10.
The last time Cumberland Nepean won the Teeball State Championship was in 2006.
Cumberland Nepean U11 State Champions
Rachel Bardney, Olivia Bedwell, Laura Byatt, Chelsea Casonato, Rhianna Gerardis, Kristina Harrod, Angelique Iredale, Zoe Kambouris, Jayda Lorigan, Piper Noble, Abbey Simon, Ruby Walker. Head Coach – Amanda Fisher, Assistant Coach – Vicki Lansley, Manager – Lynn Eastcott, Scorer – Donna Kelly
1st – Cumberland Nepean
2nd – Manly Warringah
3rd – North Shore
4th – Macarthur
5th – Penrith City
6th – Georges River
7th – Sutherland
8th – Hornsby
The State Cup proved to be a very competitive competition with Southern Districts running out winners 20 – 10 over Orange.
Southern Districts U11 State Cup Winners
Annaleise Armstrong, Shailee Burrows, Abbey Cortis, Brooke Fulton, Maddison Lloyd, Ashlee McDermott, Keneesha Morrison, Jennifer Newell, Britney Phillips, Charlotte Quimby, Makayla Stewart, Ella Sykes, Eva Wilson. Head Coach – Rob Fulton, Assistant Coach – Mick Bruni, Trainee Coach – Breanna Evans, Manager – Vickie Wales, Scorer – Jeanette Lingard
1st – Southern Districts
2nd – Orange
3rd – Campbelltown
4th – Central Coast
5th – Newcastle