Former ACT Meteor Rebecca Maher has also been announced as the head coach with Cricket NSW Development Manager Michael Minns named as assistant.

Prospective players went through the trial process in early May and the below players have been selected to take part in regular winter training sessions to further develop their game. 

Cricket NSW would like to congratulate all the players who have been selected in the squads for the coming 2018/19 season.

2018 ACT Southern Districts Zone Female Academy Squad

Amal Palekar - ACT - Ginninderra Junior Cricket Club

Amy Wels - Far South Coast

Caitlin Galeano - ACT - Ginninderra Junior Cricket Club

Clare Levings - ACT - Weston Creek Molonglo Junior Cricket Club

Elizabeth Coper-Jones - ACT - Tuggeranong Cricket Club

Elizabeth Edwards - ACT - Eastlake Cricket Club

Ella Cross - Boorowa

Erin Pierlot - ACT - Eastlake Cricket Club

Grace Kuchlmayr - ACT - Eastlake Cricket Club

Grace Lyons - ACT - Weston Creek Molonglo Junior Cricket Club

Isabella Greig - Goulburn

Jade Allen - Far South Coast

Janet King - Far South Coast

Jemma Pollock - Far South Coast

Jessica Galeano - ACT - Ginninderra Junior Cricket Club

Jessie Mudaliar - Far South Coast

Julia Bassett - ACT - Weston Creek Molonglo Junior Cricket Club

Kallie Gumm - ACT - Queanbeyan Junior Cricket Club

Kaylee Trenerry - Far South Coast

Lauren Phillips - ACT - Weston Creek Molonglo Junior Cricket Club

Libby Harley - Far South Coast

Maria Kumar - ACT - Ginninderra Junior Cricket Club

Mia Phelps - ACT - Ginninderra Junior Cricket Club

Mikaylah John - Goulburn

Monica Gair - ACT - Weston Creek Molonglo Junior Cricket Club

Niamh O'Rourke - Goulburn

Rachel Carroll - ACT - North Canberra-Gungahlin Junior Cricket Club

Rhaine Pik - Goulburn

Sophie Jung - ACT - Eastlake Cricket Club

Tayah Hancock - Far South Coast

Yasmin Welsford - Far South Coast