The Sapphires. PHOTO/SUPPLIED
Wairarapa-Bush Rugby aren’t the only organisation looking to engage their players and supporters through social media during the four-week covid-19 lockdown.
Wairarapa Cricket were to hold their annual awards evening on Thursday night but that has been cancelled since the national lockdown started last week.
So they are now announcing the trophy winners day by day over 20 working days on Facebook and Instagram, and will get the trophies to the winners once the restrictions are over.
The winners announced so far are:
JCB Hardball Premiership: Greytown Blue
Secondary Schools Colts Grade: Rathkeale Colts Green
Trevor Martin Trophy: Kuranui Junior XI
Women’s Franchise League Champions: Plumbing World Sapphires
Batter of the Year: Ocean Bartlett
Bowler of the Year: Esther Lanser
Year Seven Development Boys
Batting Award: Charlie Day
Bowling Award: Shaun Dudson
Coaches’ Award: Charlie Griffith