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Event Information (2024 Summer Sports Trials) 

All students MUST have been selected at their school then regional trials to register & compete at MN Diocesan Trials.
Please do not register unless you have been selected at the regional trial. 
Please see your school sport coordinator for information on school & regional trials.

Diocesan Date                                                                Backup Date
Friday 24th November 2023                                               Friday 1st December 2023      

Entries close 10th Nov 2023. Any students who do not register on time will NOT be eligible to trial

8.45 Arrival
2pm Finish Approx

Girls will finish earlier due to lower numbers.


Criteria to Nominate

You must be selected at a regional trial to attend diocesan trials.

Please note these trials are for Year 5 & 6 experienced, highly talented players currently playing cricket. Representative experience is also preferred.

Registration Process for Diocesan Level

When a child is selected at a regional trial, they will be given instructions to register on the csnsw.sport website for the diocesan trial. Please ensure you complete all fields especially playing position and experience.

Once registered the website will generate an email to your school principal/sport coordinator for them to approve. Your registration must be approved by your school principal before you can attend the trials. Please follow up if this is not done. If you do not meet the criteria/standard for this trial, the sport coordinator/principal will not approve your registration. To view team pack information, log into your account and go to your child’s current registrations. Click on “view registration” to see the diocesan details.


 $20 per student to be paid to your school admin 1 week prior to the diocesan trial.

Please contact your school sport coordinator for any questions & information regarding school and regional trials.

Congratulations to the following students selected to represent Maitland Newcastle Diocese at the 2023 Polding Cricket trials: 

Lilly Oliver St Catherine's, Singleton
Summer Bruce St Paul's, Gateshead
Cooper Clarke St Patrick's, Cessnock
Isaac Dean St James', Kotara South
Callum van Huisstede St Joseph's, Merewether
Frederick Hare St Columban's, Mayfield
Harrison Scott Our Lady of Victories, Shortland
Jonathan Staunton St Kevin's, Cardiff
Amos Hunt St Paul's, Gateshead

Congratulations to the following Maitland Newcastle Students selected into the Polding Team

Polding Boys Cricket Team 

Callum van Huisstede St Joseph's, Merewether
Frederick Hare St Columban's, Mayfield
Isaac Dean St James', Kotara South


Polding Girls Cricket Team 

Summer Bruce St Paul's, Gateshead

Please click here  for our code of conduct for parents, carers and other spectators attending school sporting events.