Matt Taylor, Jeetan Patel, Michael Pollard, Luke Woodcock, Stephen Murdoch, and Iain McPeake. These contracted Firebirds all played their secondary school cricket in Wellington. Secondary school cricket not only shapes our Firebirds of the near future, it also provides our clubs with players for years to come. Players make lifelong friends and learn about how the game should be played in secondary schools.
Cricket Wellington provides support to the schools of our region to ensure that cricket remains the summer game of choice for Wellington teenagers. This section of the website provides information on secondary school cricket in Wellington. You will find details of tournaments that are run at secondary school level as well as draws, results and rules for Wellington secondary school competitions.