NYC EPP & Centre of Excellence Intake Announced 2021/22

1st November 2021

Norfolk Cricket Board Performance Manager/Coach Chris Brown, has now confirmed selection for the 2021/22 intake of the successful Emerging Players Programme and Centre of Excellence Programme.

Emerging Players Programme

This programme has had considerable success since its inception with 16 players progressing to 1st Class Academies as a direct involvement with this programme. Three players have also been involved in ECB National Performance Squads.

The EPP focuses on skill enhancement in the main but also the Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental aspects of the game, protocols which must be utilised to reach elite levels in sport.

The 2021/2022 intake is:

  1. George Bruce
  2. Cameron Graveling
  3. Freddie Fairey
  4. Elliott Hart
  5. Jonah Wicks
  6. Ethan Metcalf
  7. Arthur Wilcox
  8. Lewis Reeder
  9. Phoenix Sherry
  10. Will Bowman
  11. Harry Nunn

Players who will be involved in the programme on an individual/interim basis:

  1. Thomas Robson
  2. Enoch Uthayarajan

Centre of Excellence

The “Centre of Excellence” is a programme that fits in to the player pathway in between the County Age Groups and the Emerging Players Programme.

It is for County Age-Group Players (Boys & Girls) in the age groups between U13 and U15. Selection is based on the players who have been identified to have the potential to progress to the EPP programme and beyond in to First Class Cricket & Sunrisers Programmes. A stepping stone to EPP

2021/2022 intake is:

  1. A Butterworth
  2. O Durrant
  3. W Panter
  4. KA Reddy
  5. S Reynolds
  6. T Robson
  7. A Robson
  8. A Brand
  9. I Fox
  10. K Cook
  11. G Demetriou
  12. B Harrod
  13. G Hanworth-Knights