Monthly archives: January 2024


MATTHEW CUMMINS – 50 SENIOR MATCHES

Congratulations to “Other Wayne” Matthew Cummins who played his 50th senior match for the Echidnas yesterday. A Nairne junior (we won’t hold that against him 😉 ) Matty went on to play a couple of seasons of senior cricket at Nairne and a further season at Maccy before retiring for almost ten (10) years. He […]


JORDAN GROOBY – 1,000 RUNS

  Congratulations A2’s opening batter/wicketkeeper, Jordan Grooby, who achieved a personal milestone in Wednesday night’s T20.   Groobs scored 47* to move to 1,023 career runs for the WCC at a healthy average of 22.24.  He’s had an interesting career at the Echidnas, first arriving in 2007 before playing regularly in the 2009/10 & 2010/11 […]


WAYNE CUMMINS – 50 CATCHES

  Congratulations to Wayne Cummins who achieved a personal milestone in Wednesday night’s T20.   Wayno took three (3) catches to move to 51 catches in just 53 career matches for the Wistow Cricket Club.   Arriving for the 2020/21 season Wayne has been a regular player ever since & is arguably having his best season […]


BRETT “BARREL” LYNN – 3,500 RUNS & 100 WICKETS

  Congratulations to current Vice President, Under 16’s Coach and former longtime A Grade skipper, Brett “Barrel” Lynn, who came out of semi-retirement on Saturday and knocked off a couple of major WCC career milestones in the process.   Firstly, Barrel scored 79 to tick over to 3,504 runs for the club (3,262 of them […]


PICKLE WINS IT OFF THE FINAL BALL

  Today’s memorable moment takes a look back at a tight B Grade contest against our local rivals, Mount Barker Cricket Club, which came down to the final ball of the match.   Played at the Mt Barker Showgrounds in late January 1995, the Kookaburras batted first. The Echidnas’ bowlers proved miserly on an oval […]


SACA Country Carnival Representatives – U14’s

  Another day, another representative honour for a young Echidna – Congratulations to Jesse Nunan from our Under 14’s who has been selected for the Fleurieu & Districts side in the SACA U14’s Country Carnival taking place this week.   The carnival kicked off on Monday with Fleurieu & Districts having their first match against […]