BEARS Selection Process U15


To all players trialling for this seasons U15 representative teams, the BEARS executive wish you the very best as you put your skills on show. Thank you for supporting junior cricket in our region and we hope you gain valuable experience and further develop your skills by being a part of our selection process.

This season selectors from BEARS, RCI & EDJCA will be selecting approximately 24 x u15 players to represent our zone in upcoming Rep carnivals.

  • 1 x BEARS U15 State Championship Team - End of December 2020
  • 2 x BEARS U15 Development teams playing early January 2021 - Locations: Armidale & Sunshine Coast

Please Note Costs for Carnivals:

To help parents budget and plan ahead for the expenses associated with providing representative opportunities for children we will clearly list the costs. Please make yourself aware of the costs prior to nominating your child for possible selection.  Any overview of last years costs is available on the main trials page - other useful information is also on the main page - please familiarise yourself with this.

Important Logistical Information for Players and Parents:

To each session you attend please be sure to bring:
Your own cricket kits; broad brim hat and or cap; sunscreen; water; food/snacks

What to wear:

For each of the trial sessions players are required to wear their normal cricket whites.


No representative OR club clothing of any description is allowed to be worn.


A plain white or cream shirt but try to distinguish yourself from others. No representative clothing of any description is allowed to be worn. Tip for young players: The more professional you look the better.

Commitments if selected:
Please be aware of your obligations as a player if you are selected. There will be 1 training day, 3 practice games on 4 consecutive Sundays commencing the early November as well as weekly training (start date yet to be confirmed). You will be required to be part of these important 'pre-carnival' games and training.

Representative Trial Process

Stage 1: OCTOBER 2020


Date: Sunday 8 November 2020 (****NEW DATE)
Venue: Holland Park

Time: 2 sessions, Either 11AM or 1PM

Please note that there is a $10.20 fee for attending Stage 1 trials.  This needs to be paid at online when registering (registration is now closed).


If you are playing within the RCI, EDJCA or BEARS competition (and are 14 years of age as at the 31st August 2020) and are a member of one of the following clubs:
RCI Clubs - Redlands Sharks, Muddies, Wellington Point, Cleveland Thornlands or
EDJCA Clubs - Wynnum, Carina, Bulimba, Holland Park, Villanova, Mansfield, Redeemer College


Please note that your club MUST nominate you to attend trials.  If you have not been nominated, please contact you club in the 1st instance.

** Nominated players (with player numbers - to be put on helmets and shirts to assist with identification during trials) will be listed below shortly.**


This first stage will include net sessions.

Please arrive at the session at least 15-30 minutes prior to the start in correct playing gear, with sun cream on ready to start on time.

Please be aware that PLAYERS will be attending a representative trial and selectors will be looking for players with above average skills in each facet of the game.

For those unavailable to attend the Sunday net trials (due to Taverners or other cricket related club committments), a night session will be arranged.  The details of this will be finalised once we know how many players are in this group.  It will NOT be on a Wednesday night and it will be held between 25/10/2020 and 8/11/2020.  You will still need to register.


Number     Player Name

TBC once all club nominations have been received

Session - 12PM to 4PM

1 - Player xxxx

2 - player xxxx


Stage 2: NOVEMBER 2020

Date: Sunday 15 November 2020 (with a reserve date of 22/11/2020)
Venue: Muddies Cricket Club

Time: TBC - expected commencement at 9.30AM 


A separate registration process will be required for this stage.


Centre wicket trials will be conducted this day.