Vale Philip Hughes

Cricket Australia have released a letter to all Associations thanking them for their support, they have also said that it will be up to the Cricket Associations and their members as to how they wish to pay tribute to Phillip Hughes this weekend.

The MPCA Board’s view is that the MPCA as a whole should pay tribute to Phillip Hughes by all teams & umpires wearing Black Arm bands and holding a minutes silence at the beginning of all Senior and Junior matches to reflect on this loss and give a thought to the Hughes Family, his team mates and all those that have known Phillip.


VMCU Under 12 Team Training

The next  training sessions for VMCU Under 12 teams will be as follows:

Mitchell Shield
10am -12pm on Saturday 20th December 2014 at Baden Powell cc.
Any queries relating to this squad training please contact, Stella Jackson
on 0438 012 461.

Browne Plate
10am -12pm on Saturday 20th December 2014 at Frankston YCW cc.
Any queries relating to this squad training please contact, Matt Lane on 0418 320 710


Phillip Hughes

The Board, Committees, Members, Players and all people associated with the MPCA are extremely sadden by the news of the passing of cricketer, Phillip Hughes.

Our thoughts and sympathy go out to all his family & friends.


2015 VMCU Carnival Under 16 Teams

Selectors have finalised the MPCA Under 16 teams for the 2015 VMCY Carnival as follows:

The teams will have a training sessions (possibly a practice match) on Sunday 14th December at Mornington CC. All players are asked to be at the ground at 10.30am for 11.00am start. Anyone not available please contact their coaches whose details are on the team lists.

The MPCA Board and Committees wish to congratulate all players (U12s/U14s & U16s) on their selection and wish them all the best for the Carnival.

The Junior Pennant Committee & Coaches wish to thank all the players who tried out for the teams this year and congratulate them for their enthusiasm and spirit in competing for the positions in the team




2015 VMCU Under 14 TEAMS

Selectors have named the two teams which will participate in the 2015 VMCU Carnival as follows:


Training for both teams will be as follows:

  1. Russell Allen Shield team: Sunday 7th December 2014 commencing 1pm at Heather CC, Bruce Park, Frankston
  2. Des Nolan Cup team: Sunday 30th November 2014 commencing 1pm at Frankston YCW CC, Frank St , Frankston 

    Anyone unavailable please contact the team managers whose details are on team lists.


Below is the U18 MPCA team for Sunday’s match against Ferntree Gully DCA:

  • Tom Clark                            – Sorrento (Capt)
  • James Pittard                     – Balnarring
  • Tyler Neal                           – Heatherhill
  • Joel Bateman                     – Langwarrin
  • Aaron Edwards                  – Langwarrin
  • Max Watters                       – Seaford Tigers
  • Hayden Bell                       – Sorrento
  • Travis French                    – Tootgarook
  • James Holland – Burch    –  Tyabb
  • Alex Mason                        –  Mt Martha
  • Max McKenzie                  –  Mt Martha
  • Jacob Brooker                  –  Langwarrin

Details of match are as follows:
Date: Sunday 23rd November 2014
Venue: Oval 1, Baxter Cricket Club
Time: Match starts at 10.00am so players please be there at 9.00am.

Any issues please contact Scott Morone ( 0419 590 184) or Craig Edwards (0439 956 144 )


VCCL Region 8 – Under 16s MPCA vs FTGDCA

Team to play Ferntree Gully & District CA in VCCL Region 8 match is as follows:

Sam STURT     – Baden Powell
Ned SHANNON – Balnarring
Jake RIGBY       – Heatherhill
Josh BATEMAN – Langwarrin
Charlier PARKER – Mornington
Lachlan HIGGINS – Mt Eliza
Michael CLAVIN  – Mt Martha
Angus PATERSON – Mt Martha
Dean WAUGH      – Mt Martha
Oscar CRAIG        – POB
Rohan SIMPSON  – Skye
Bobby Parslow       – Sorrent

Details for match are:

  • Date: Sunday 23rd November 2014
  • Venue: Johnson Park, Fairpark Reserve, Ferntree Gully ( Mel 64 F11)
  • Time: Start 10.00am with players to be at ground by 9.00am

Teams for VMCU Carnival will be finalised after this match.

Any enquiries please contact Rob Parker on 0421 3967 017 ( or Ricky Ramsdale (



Draw for Round 2 of Jack Peacock Cup has been undertaken and has been lodged on My Cricket.

Matches are to be completed by December 7th and again umpires need to be arranged through Graeme Robinson (0418 534 735).

Round 3 will also be a draw so please ignore the match details on My Cricket, such will be updated once draw has been completed.