After round one was a wash out the Taranaki Women’s side get their Mike Shrimpton Trophy campaign started on Sunday with a match in Wanganui versus Wairarapa.
The Taranaki woman had a warm up against the Auckland Hearts ‘A’ team so they will be rearing to go.
Coach Aimee Watkins has named a strong squad which includes all the Hinds players that featured at Pukekura Park last weekend. Natalie Dodd is coming off unbeaten innings 94 and 39, Emily Cunningham picked up some confidence with an unbeaten 45, Taila Hurley bowled with the new ball and Kate Baxter will captain the Taranaki side.
Taranaki Women: Emily Cunningham, Natalie Dodd (WK), Aimee Wisnewski, Kate Baxter (C), Aimee Watkins, Taila Hurley, Shannen Elliott, Jessie Hollard, Lucy Mitchell, Caitlin O’Sullivan, Kelsey Husband, Nellie Chapman (non - batter), Jordan Bolger (sub fielder)
Manager: Peter Wisnewski
Coach: Aimee Watkins