Cricket: Wendouree skipper to represent VCCL

Wendouree captain Cole Roscholler has been selected to play for Victoria in the Australian Country Cricket Championships at Wollongong on January 2-12.

He is a top order batsman and can also take on wicketkeeping duties.

Roscholler is averaging 33.7 runs after three innings this season. He average 41 last season.

Ben Boyd (Allansford) is captain of the Victorian Country Cricket League team and Nathan Walsh (Lysterfield) vice-captain.

SQUAD

Ben Boyd (Allansford, Western Waves, Captain)

Nathan Walsh (Lysterfield, South East Country, VC)

Cam Taylor (Strathdale Maristians, Northern Rivers)

Mick Allen (Riddells Creek, Central Highlands)

Lachy Dobson (Carrum, South East Country)

Nathan Fitzpatrick (Bendigo, Northern Rivers)

Cole Roscholler (Wendouree, Central Highlands)

Jake Best (The Basin, South East Country)

Jacob Smith (Highton, Barwon)

Matthew Combe (Horsham Saints, Western Waves)

Lee Stockdale (Traralgon Ex Students, Gippsland)

Taylor Beard (Sandhurst, Northern Rivers)

Chris Dew (Pearcedale, South East Country)

Tom Mathieson (North Geelong, Barwon)

STANDBY

Tony Caccaviello (Horsham Saints, Western Waves)

Bobby Wilson (Sorrento, South East Country)

Tom Boxell (Knoxfield, South East Country)

STATE SELECTION: Cole Roscholler selected for his first national carnival

STATE SELECTION: Cole Roscholler selected for his first national carnival