June 25, 2001

Hill takes top Manawatu award for 2000/01

Joseph Hill has been named Manawatu's cricket player of the year.

Hill scored 756 runs at an average of 94.1 for his Kia Toa club over the summer.

Other club trophy winners were:

Premier One:

  • 50-Over Champions (2ZA Cup) - KTFCC
  • Two-Day Champions (Barraud Cup) - Marist CC
  • Eight-a-side Champions (Eight-a-side Trophy) - KTFCC

Premier Two:

  • 50-Over Champions (Henry & Moody Cup) - Feilding CC
  • Two-Day Champions (T R Moore Cup) - PNBHS

Premier Three:

  • 50-Over Champions (Association Shield) - Palmerston CC
  • Two-Day Champions (MCA Shield) - Palmerston CC

Premier Four:

  • 50-Over Champions (A M Ongley Trophy) - Old Boys CC
  • Two-Day Champions (Mark Briggs Shield) - PNBHS

Reserve Grade:

  • Champions (Oakley Shield) - Old Boys CC

Overall Club Supremacy: Ongley Cup PNBHS

Individual Trophy winners:

Batting:

  • Premier One (Justice & Edmonds Cup) - J Hill (KTFCC), 756 runs @ 94.1
  • Premier Two (Scorgie Shield) - C Mason (Palmerston CC), 304 runs @ 38
  • Premier Three (MCA Cup) - K Stratford (KTFCC), 356 runs @ 56.7
  • Premier Four (MCA Trophy) - H Brown (PNBHS), 385 runs @ 42.8
  • Reserve Grade (Abraham Cup) - S Earle (Old Boys CC), 539 runs @ 81.5
  • Women (MWCA Trophy) - K Legg (Old Boys CC), Ave 25.7

Bowling:

  • Premier One (Taranto Shield) - R MacKay (PNBHS), 29 wkts @ 17.7
  • Premier Two (Stewart Cup) - M Taiuru (PNBHS), 27 wkts @ 10.9
  • Premier Three (MCA Cup) - L Martin (Palmerston CC), 36 wkts @ 8.31
  • Premier Four (Rowe Trophy) - T Wilson (PNBHS), 28 wkts @ 8.9
  • Reserve Grade (Association Cup) - L Nicholls (Old Boys CC), 27 wkts @ 12.5
  • Women (MWCA Cup) - M Murray (Old Boys CC), 14 wkts @ 31.0

Qantas New Zealand Player of the Season: J Hill (KTFCC)

Representative Trophy Winners:

  • Gallichan Cup (Most Meritorious Innings) - 313-run partnership, J Hill (194) and P Ingram (180) v Horowhenua-Kapiti
  • McVicar Cup (Most Meritorious Bowling) - G West, 6 overs, 2 maidens, 12 runs, 5 wickets, including a hat-trick v Hawkes Bay
  • Oakley Cup (Best Fielder) - B Griggs, 8 catches, 2 stumpings
  • Adrianne Stratford Memorial Cup (Most Promising Player) - I Sandbrook
  • MCA Umpires Salver (Women's Rep Player of the Year) - E Travers