Victorian Spirit

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Victorian Spirit
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Captain: Australia Emma Inglis
Coach: Cathryn Fitzpatrick
Founded: 1996
Home ground: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Capacity: 100,000
Official website: Official Site

The Victorian Spirit are the women's representative cricket team for Victoria and compete in the Women's National Cricket League. They are one of only two sides to win a WNCL title - 02/3 & 04/5. They are the only side to win the Women's Twenty20 League (09/10, 10/11 & 11/12), defeating New South Wales each time in the Grand Final.

Their official home ground is the Melbourne Cricket Ground, however they also play home games at Casey Fields, Camberwell Sports Ground and Junction Oval.

Honours[edit]

  • WNCL Titles: 2 (2002/3 & 2004/5)
  • WNCL Runners-up: 9 (1996/7, 1998/9, 2001/2, 2003/4, 2006/7, 2008/9, 2009/10, 2010/11 & 2011/12)
  • WT20 Titles: 3 (2009/10, 2010/11 & 2011/12)

Current Squad[edit]

Name Age Batting Style Bowling Style Club Notes
Kelly Applebee 32 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Dandenong WNCL Captain
Kristen Beams 29 Right Hand Right Arm Leg Break Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Briana Binch 27 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Cassie Brock 23 Right Hand Right Arm Leg Break Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Jess Cameron 25 Right Hand Right Arm Leg Break Plenty Valley Australian Representative
Kate Dempsey 19 Right Hand - Box Hill Rookie
Kathleen Hempenstall 25 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Brunswick Park
Julie Hunter 30 Right Hand Right Arm Fast Medium Dandenong Australian Representative
Emma Inglis 26 Right Hand - Brunswick Park WT20 Captain
Emma Kearney 24 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Alana King 18 Right Hand Right Arm Leg Break Dandenong Rookie
Kirsty Lamb 20 Right Hand Left Arm Medium Plenty Valley Rookie
Anna Lanning 20 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Box Hill
Meg Lanning 22 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Box Hill Australian Representative
Emily McIntyre 30 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Molly Strano 21 Right Hand Right Arm Off break Essendon Maribyrnong Park
Elyse Villani 24 Right Hand Right Arm Medium Brunswick Park

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