Proserpine Commonwealth bank donates $2,000 plus equipment to the local cricket club Jessica Lamb
Cricket: Proserpine Junior Cricket is set to receive a funding boost and new equipment, after being awarded a CommBank Cricket Club Sponsorship last Friday.
The club applied for the grant in June and on top of a commitment of two years of funding worth $2000 a year; the local association received a gazebo, cricket balls, a pop-up net, stumps and a Michael Hussey signed bat.
Proserpine Junior Cricket Association secretary Melinda Dwyer said the grant would be used to buy iPads to score training.
"It's great for the development of the kids,” she said.
"The coaching apps will help the kids and we can video them.
"Having the iPads to score means we can score in real time, people check the scores online and the kids can also check their stats.
"This will be great for our under 12s in the...
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