A big congratulations to Austin Umpherston who will play in his 100th 1st Grade match in tomorrow’s Semi Final vs Adelaide University.
Aussie joined the club in 2008, joining the Young Magpies Academy and has progressed through the junior grades with great success.
At the age of 16, he made his 1st Grade debut against East Torrens in 2013 and played in the 2013/14 First Grade premiership in his debut season.
- 2942 Runs @ 29 - HS: 125 vs Sturt - 46 Wickets @ 38 - BBI: 5/26 vs Adelaide University - South Australian Representative (15’s, 17’s, 19’s, 2ndXI) - 2013/14 Two Day Premiership - 2017/18 One Day Premiership - 2021/22 Twenty20 Premiership - 1st Grade Captain since 2020/21 season.
Aussie becomes the 6th player to reach the 100 1st Grade game milestone in the past 25 years, joining Darryl Monger, Matthew Weeks, Shane Chatto, Adam Dilley and Nick Benton.
Well done Aus on the fantastic achievement! Head out and watch him in action tomorrow!