Brendan Mitchell during a Ballina Bears and Marist Brothers cricket match.
Brendan Mitchell during a Ballina Bears and Marist Brothers cricket match. Nolan Verheij-Full

Bowled over by cricket talent

Jason Caught, 20, Alstonville

THE left-arm quick is the leading wicket taker in the competition and has already taken 20 at the halfway point of the season.

Caught has bowled the most overs (85.3), with four wicket hauls against Ballina Bears and Marist Brothers in one-dayers.

James Julius, 19, Cudgen

CONSISTENT performer in representative cricket this season and has also taken 19 wickets in the LJ Hooker League.

Ben Carruthers, 18, Ballina Bears

BEST season in recent memory and is the form all-rounder in the competition with 398 runs and 18 wickets to his name.

Ryan McCloy, 17, Pottsville

LEADING the way at Pottsville with 17 wickets and another talented all-rounder who also played representative cricket this season.

Anthony Kershler, 17, Cudgen

FORMER New South Wales spinner and a new addition at Cudgen this season with 17 wickets to his name.

Steve Robb, 17, Alstonville

ANOTHER spinner and rarely a week goes by where he doesn't take at least one wicket.

Brendan Mitchell, 17, Marist Brothers

FAST bowler and took 4-56 when his side beat defending premiers Cudgen in the final round before the Christmas break.

Lee Pittavino, 15, Ballina Bears

BOWLING plenty of overs this season and took 7-26 in the third round of the competition after missing the first two games.

Terry Wilson, 14, Cudgen

NOT bowling as many overs this season but still a constant threat when he has the ball in hand.

Mark Mison, 14, Casino RSM Cavaliers

THIS experienced bowler is having one of his better seasons in recent years with the young Casino side.



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