TYRENDARRA has been crowned premiers of the under 16 Portland and District Cricket Association against a gallant Portland Tigers side yesterday.
An undefeated season was rewarded with premiership success for Tyrendarra after coming so close in last year’s grand final.
Pristine conditions greeted players at a sun-drenched CavalierPark with a healthy crowd attending the contest to watch the leagues two best sides fight for the flag.
It was unlikely the grand final sequel would come close to encapsulating the lofty heights set by its predecessor after last year ended in a remarkable tie between the two teams.
Tyrendarra was first to bat as they set out to get off to a perfect start.
A strong showing from the top order allowed the side to create a perfect springboard to launch for the flag when they made 200 runs in 51 overs.
Read the full story in Monday’s Portland Observer.