The board of the MPCA are pleased to announce the appointment of Craig Newton as the Association’s new Administration Manager.

Craig, affectionately known by many as Panda, brings a huge amount of cricket knowledge and experience to the role, having served as a Club President, Junior Coordinator, Team Captain and player.

Craig, along with his wife and two daughters, have lived on the Mornington Peninsula for some 38 years, and his involvement in cricket spans over 50 years. He is passionate about fostering the sport of cricket and helping to increase participation on the Peninsula, especially amongst the younger members of our community.

Craig will officially commence in the role on the 4th March, and is looking forward to working closely with, and supporting, our member clubs.

Country Week 2022/2023 Final Squad

The Final MPCA Country Week Squad of 13 has been selected. After two years of no Country Week due to COVID, it is exciting for the MPCA to have selected 7 debutants* who get to represent the Purples for the very first time.

The final fixture for the carnival which begins on Monday 13th February will be released shortly.

Well done to all.