2nd & 3rd Grade Advance to Finals

Sydney University Baseball Club will be represented by 2nd's and 3rd's in round two of the SWBL Playoffs; with both teams just one win away from making Grand Final weekend.

2nd Grade defeated Quakers Hill 5-4, as Sydney Uni's offence delivered clutch go-ahead hits in three separate innings.  The Cynics' pitching staff combined to strike out 13 batters, Dave Symons and Zak Horton contributed 2 hits and 2 RBI's apiece; capitalised by the latter's solo HR in the bottom of the 8th for the winning run.

3rd Grade lost to Petersham 7-1, but have a second bite thanks to a top-2 finish. The Cynics were the better team early but were unable to capitalise, leaving 12 runners on base. Anthony Palmer and Tim Nelson both had 2 hits, whilst Lachlan Dean pitched sharp innings to start, before momentum swung to the opposition.


3rd Grade
Sydney Uni vs Hawkesbury
1pm, Saturday 12th August
Petersham Oval

2nd Grade
Sydney Uni vs Petersham
9am, Sunday 13th August
Petersham Oval


2nd Grade Full Boxscore

Sunday 6th August
Score by Innings _________________ R H E
Quakers Hill........ 100 002 010 - 4 9 1
Sydney Uni.......... 210 000 11X - 5 6 2
W - Scott Moran
L - Grant Piccoli
S - Wade Shipard

Sydney Uni Hits: Dave Symons 2, Zac Horton 2 (HR), Wade Shipard 2 (2B).

3rd Grade Full Boxscore

Saturday 5th August
Score by Innings _________________ R H E
Sydney Uni.......... 001 000 000 - 1 7 1
Petersham........... 001 210 12X - 7 13 0
W - Ky Jackson
L - Lachlan Dean

Sydney Uni Hits: Anthony Palmer 2, Tim Nelson 2 (2B), Andrew Franklin 1, Mitch Liddle 1, Matt Currey 1.