ACA Masters Tour Final Line-Up Announced

The Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA) Masters have further strengthened their team by adding four names to the squad that will take on the Barossa and Light Cricket Association Representative (BLCA) XI in a Twenty20 game on Friday 10 February at Angas Recreation Park in Angaston, from 5:30pm.

Former Australian players Jason Krejza and Brett Dorey, along with former South Australian players, Barossa Council Councillor Chris Harms and Sarah Jameson will all hit the Barossa Valley for the tour from 9-11 February. The final team announcement follows last week's big inclusion of former Australian cricket legend, Jason Gillespie.

ACA Masters includes:

Player

Mark Cosgrove

Dan Cullen

Brett Dorey

Jason Gillespie

Chris Harms

Sarah Jameson

Jason Krejza

Ben Laughlin

Greg Matthews

Jon Moss

Wayne Phillips

Peter Sleep

Representation

Australia, SA, TAS & Sydney Thunder

Australia & South Australia

Australia & Western Australia 

Australia & South Australia

South Australia 

South Australia 

Australia, NSW, Tas & Hobart

Australia, Tasmania, Adelaide Strikers

Australia & New South Wales

Victoria

Australia & South Australia 

Australia & South Australia 

Domestic

416

113

109

233

14

28

131

128

220

203

122

194

International matches

3

6

4

169

10

8

92

75

14

The Barossa and Light Cricket Association Representative XI squad has also been named, showcasing 13 players representing 10 clubs. The squad is:

Player

Ben Parish (C)

Greg Bain (VC)

Jamie Diener

Matt Robinson

Raed Hannun

Aaron Nitschke

Ethan Morrow

Jacob Ahern

Joe Brown

David Golder

Tom Connell

Mitchell Boschen

Ben Roenfeldt

Club

Freeling

Angaston

Sandy Creek

Lyndoch

Freeling

Eudunda/Robertstown

Sandy Creek

South Gawler

Kapunda

South Gawler

Gilbert Valley

Tanunda

Greenock

The tour will also include in2CRICKET coaching clinics, community visits from the players and a sportsman’s function the night before the T20.

Sportsman’s Night

Thursday 9 February, 7:00pm for 7:30pm start

Tanunda Football Club Clubrooms

Tickets $25 pp or tables of 10 for $200

Purchase Tickets  online or contact Rebecca Tappert on 8563 8444.

Junior Clinics

Open Clinic

Thursday 9 February, 4:30pm Curdnatta Park Oval, Sandy Creek

T20 Blast Round Robin for all Under 10s teams

Saturday 11 February, 8:30am

Angas Recreation Park, Angaston

The Tour is supported by The Barossa Council and the Barossa and Light Cricket Association.

The Masters program has been developed by the ACA, the official representative body of past and present players. It has been primarily funded by the current first-class and Australian players as part of their commitment to developing the game in regional Australia and engaging with local communities.

Council thanks valued sponsors of the event including Amanti Pizza, Barossa Valley Sound and Vision and Valley Marquee Hire.

More information will be released in the lead up to the event via Council’s website www.barossa.sa.gov.au and via Council’s Facebook page.