Sports star of the week
NAME: Andrew Firth
MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS FOR 2005:
Named CRCA Cricketer of the Year for third consecutive season
Selected for NSW Over-30s indoor cricket team.
Firth is regarded as without peer the Clarence Valley's best all round cricketer. After starting his career as a 7-year-old junior with South Services, Andrew has played the last seven seasons with the powerful Westlawn club, who have won the past six premierships, including four in succession. A former A grade tennis player, Firth has topped the bowling and batting aggregate totals season after season. While known as a tough, uncompromising competitor, he is also recog- nised as a dedicated and loyal team player.