NYC EPP & Centre of Excellence Intake Announced 2023/24

10th November 2023

Norfolk Cricket Board Performance Manager/Coach Chris Brown, has now confirmed selection for the 2023/24 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 18 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 2023/24 intake is:

  • Arthur Wilcox
  • Elliot Hart
  • JC Malherbe
  • Lewis Reeder
  • Nathan Muggeridge
  • Thomas Robson
  • William Panter

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 U16. 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.

2023/24 Boys COE Intake

Archie Hannant
Austin Murrell
Charlie Sexton
Charlie Davies
George Fawkes
Hayden Lough
Keiran Cook
Luke Burrows
Malik Carroll
Oli Longdon
Sammy Balderson
Theo Chipperfield
Thomas Bush
William Carter

2023/24 Girls COE Intake

Amelie Horsley
Amelie O’Beirne
Bella Borges
Boo Harrod
Carla Cook
Evie Smith
Georgia Demetriou
Grace Hanworth-Knights
Grace Spratt
Immy Dolding
India Fox
Lotty Downing
Marcie Keeling
Niamh Rushton
Olivia Marjoram
Rebecca Davey