The Girls’ Cricket Club is open to all girls in Primaries 5 to 7 and to all girls in the Senior School. There are, however, also opportunities for girls in Primaries 3 to 7 to play Kwik Cricket with the Watsonian Colts programme.
Indoor nets take place 5.30pm-7.30pm on Monday evenings in the School Games Hall during the months of January, February and March and the outdoor season runs from the middle of April onwards, with some additional opportunities for matches during the summer holidays. There are two age groups; under 18 and under 13 and matches take place on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons in the Summer Term.
The Adair Single Wicket Trophy
The Graham Trophy for the Most Improved Player
The Watsonian Club Prizes in the Junior and Senior Schools
Colours may also be awarded to those in the 5th and 6th Form who have managed to combine strong cricketing performances on the field with commitment to the club on a regular basis.
Elinor Brown is Captain of Cricket
Kathryn Bryce is Vice Captain.
Players are required to wear full GWC whites for matches and for practices they should have white tops and navy tracksuits bottoms or shorts.
Should a match or practice be cancelled, Miss Smith will contact all players as soon as possible by the normal GWC Girls' Cricket Club email system. If in doubt please phone 07751 409367.
Kathryn Bryce (S3) received a call up to play for the full Scotland Ladies’ Cricket team making her debut against Staffordshire gaining her first full cricket cap for Scotland. There she took two wickets for 46 runs in her 10 overs. She was invited to join the squad for their final two matches of the season against Worcestershire. This is a remarkable achievement makes her the fifth Watsonian to play for Scotland Ladies.