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Salient: An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 12, No. 3, April 6th, 1949.



The VUC team will be playing AUC at Auckland on the 9th and 11th April. Our team for this game is: J. H. Murray (capt.), O. J. Creed, J. M. Dobson, K. C. Gajadhar, D. Jamieson, H. M. Lewis, M. McCaw, R. G. O'Connor, B. P. Phillips, S. Spiers, and W. R. Willis. The principal batting strength here lies upon McCaw, Lewis, O'Connor, Spiers and Willis, while the bowling specialists are Murray, Jamieson, Dobson, Phillips, McCaw and Willis.

The Easter final game aginst the winners(?) of the South Island preliminary game will be played on the Saturday and the Monday of Easter on Kelburn Park. Our team will then be strengthened with the inclusion of L. H. Cornish (he scored 167 and 100 not out in Dunedin the other day), P. G. Mullins, our speed merchant and C. A. MacLeod.

The opposition teams may include Hollywood (Auck. Plunket Shield fast bowler). Leggatt (Cant. Plunket Shield batsman), and Otago's principal performer may well be Cameron, who scored 105 against VUC in Dunedin last year.

Following the Tournament games there will be a representative game on Kelburn Park between a NZU XI and Wellington. The NZU team will include R. A. Vance and R. G. Wilde (Wellington), T. F. Geary and Doug Morrison (Otago). the remainder to be selected from the Tournament teams.