Huge six for Cricket Academy

The Lara Secondary College Cricket Academy is set to provide a boost for budding young cricketers. (supplied)

Lara Secondary College is excited to be working with Cricket Victoria, the Melbourne Renegades and Academy Movement to provide the Lara Secondary College Cricket Academy.

The Cricket Academy will begin in 2025 and will be available to both male and female students in Years 7-11, with the academy being extended to Year 12 in 2026.

Time for cricket training and high-level coaching will be integrated into students’ curriculum, supporting students to achieve success on the cricket field for their club and Lara Secondary College and academically.

Specialist coaching sessions and student use of the state’s best cricketing facilities such as Junction Oval, will be integrated into students’ programs.

On Wednesday June 5, Lara Secondary College will host an information session for prospective students and their families from 6pm.

The information evening will provide an opportunity for students and their families to hear about how the academy will be integrated into students schooling, the cricket and academic credentials required for entry into the academy and the application process.

The 2025 Cricket Academy teachers and coaches will also be present to answer any further questions.

Students and families interested in the Cricket Academy can register for the information evening though