A Wildsmith

Name: Wildsmith, Andrew
Date of Birth: b 9 January 1958
Career: 1975/76 - 1986/87
Teams: Northcote
Matches: 149
Batting Style: LHB
Bowling Style: Right Arm Medium



A left-hand batsman and right-arm medium pacer, Andrew Wildsmith polled 39 votes to win the 1984/85 Ryder Medal, 9 votes clear of St Kilda's English import John Emburey. Wildsmith was a member of Northcote's 1986/87 premiership team, but the Final against Collingwood was his last match, electing thereafter to play sub-district cricket, winning the RM Hatch Medal in 1988/89 for Ivanhoe.

Wildsmith won Northcote's batting average 6 times, bowling twice and was Club Champion on four occasions. He played 2 first class matches for Victoria in 1983/84.


Innings N.O. Runs Batting Avg High Score 50s 100s
156 20 5104 37.52 159* 33 6

Runs Wickets Bowling Avg Best 5wi 10wm Ct/St
1773 68 26.07 8/35 1 - 73