Mullum girls' cricket team through to state semi-finals
THE Mullumbimby Public School PSSA girls' cricket team are north coast champions after beating Tacking Point PS at Port Macquarie.
After winning the toss and electing to bowl, some tight bowling and excellent fielding enabled Mullumbimby to restrict Tacking Point to 7-70 off its allotted 25 overs.
Kassidy Burke and Reese Donnelly claimed two wickets apiece for Mullumbimby.
In a tense finish, Mullumbimby held on to claim victory by one wicket.
Jordan Diehm and Reese Donnelly top scored for Mullumbimby, while Teal Jordan and Gemma Edwards batted with maturity at the end to see the side home.
Coach Craig Lindsay and principal David Lees were extremely proud of the team's effort.
Mullumbimby now travels to Tamworth to take on Nemingha Public School, with the winner to advance to the state final in Maitland.