Junior cricket development for boys and girls in the NoSCA region is undertaken by two separte groups - the Moray Cricket Association (MCA) in the East and the Highland Cricket Development Group (HCDG) in the West.
Junior Cricket 2015/16
During the close‐season there will be opportunities for all our junior cricketers to both develop and hone their skills. The Highland Cricket Development Group (HCDG) and Moray Cricket Association (MCA) will be running Caledonia North Region Development Centres (CNRDC) satellite programmes starting in November, and the regions more talented youngsters will be involved in an NRDC programme based at Huntly.
Each session costs £5 to attend, or those interested in being involved in a long term programme can pay a one-off £50.
The 2015 Festival of Cricket for Junior players in the NoSCA region will take place in early August. There will be games for both U13 and U15 age group players, starting with NoSCA East v NoSCA West (HCDG v MCA). From this game a NoSCA XI will be selected to play versus the equivalent Aberdeenshire Cricket Association team.
Full detail of the programme can be downloaded by clicking the image below.
NoSCA has an active Junior setup via its member clubs there is an extensive programme of age group cricket sceduled for Season 2014 and again in 2015 - particualrly among MCA clubs.
Junior Coaching is undertaken by two regional development groups - the Moray Cricket Association (Nairn - Fochabers) and the Highland Cricket Devlopment Group (Inverness area), which was reformed in 2014.
A seventeen week indoor winter training programme for U13 - U15 has been arranged at Culloden Academy on Sundays from 16th November - 14th December and from 11th January - 29th March. The cost is £50 per child.
For more information contact Neil Cameron, Cricket Scotland North Club Development Manager (07794 303 332).
In light of the recent allegations of abuse in the world of sport, Cricket Scotland would like to reiterate that it takes child protection and safeguarding very seriously.
This week Cricket Scotland has written to all clubs in Scotland reminding them of their responsibilities in this important area. Cricket Scotland remains committed to implementing the highest quality of child protection policies possible throughout the game.
If you have any concerns you can contact Cricket Scotland on 0131 313 7420 or alternatively you can contact Safeguarding in Sport direct on 0141 419 1156.
The Cricket Scotland Child Protection Policy can be found HERE.
You can read the Equality, Diversity and Child Protection newsletter HERE.