Cricket returned to the Monaro after the Christmas and New Year break on Saturday. Top of the table team, Coffeys put in a disappointing performance, all out for 115 with Alpine well on the way to victory at 2/88. Berridale 3/149 (L. Redmond 61*) have grabbed first innings points and will be looking to secure outright points this week after dismissing Dalgety for 138 (E. Hogan 46, A. Bartell 4/31). The Cats were bowled all out for 226 (Mitch Hynes 62) and will be on the hunt for quick wickets with Jindabyne sitting at 4/115 at the end of the first day of play.
Jeffrey Cup result
On Sunday, an understrength Monaro Jefferies Cup team travelled to Goulburn and came away with another hard fought loss. Monaro were all out for 126. Mitch Hynes was the top scorer with a quick fire 60. Goulburn chased down the small total for the loss of five wickets. Andy Bartell found form with his leg spins again picking up three wickets.