Southern California Junior Cricket Academy

Pioneering Inner-City Cricket for At-Promise Youth

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Who We Are

Southern California Junior Cricket Academy aims to change the lives of at-promise youth across Southern California by providing free, inclusive cricketing programs and empowering our youth with leadership qualities, a clear path to higher education, positive role models, and a global cricketing community that will last them a lifetime.

 
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What We Do

Growing Youth Cricket in Southern California

Based in Compton, CA, SCJCA has its sights set on expanding youth cricket across Los Angeles County, San Bernardino County, and Riverside County.

Free and Inclusive Coaching

Our programs and coaching are tailored to at-promise children aged 7-17 years old from all backgrounds, regardless of circumstance, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, or IDD.

Building Community

SCJCA collaborates with local business, schools, universities and more to build a life-long support network of mentors, positive role-models, and services.

 

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Learn more about our free cricketing programs

Sign up today to learn more about SCJCA and register your child for one of our free and inclusive cricketing programs!

 

Upcoming Events

  • SCJCA/USC Trojan CC Youth Outreach
    Fri, Apr 29
    USC Campus/ Cromwell Field
    Apr 29, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    USC Campus/ Cromwell Field, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    USC Trojan Cricket Club host The Compton Sharks in an evening of cricket & college readiness.
  • SCJCA/USC Trojan CC Youth Outreach
    Fri, Apr 22
    USC Campus/ Cromwell Field
    Apr 22, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    USC Campus/ Cromwell Field, Los Angeles, CA 90007, USA
    Surprise guest, Fidel Edwards, joins with Trojan CC Members to serve local youth.
  • Compton Sharks Compete in SCCA Opening Day Ceremony
    Mar 26, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Los Angeles, 6350 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, CA 91436, USA
    The Compton Sharks dedicate their game vs SCCA U14 Team to Australian Cricket Greats, Shane Warne & Rod Marsh.
  • Compton Sharks Photo Shoot & Free On-Site Covid-19 Testing
    Jan 29, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Kelly Park, 2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90220, USA
  • Christmas Drive-Up Toy Giveaway
    Sat, Dec 18
    Walter R. Tucker Park
    Dec 18, 2021, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Walter R. Tucker Park, 650 W Laurel St, Compton, CA 90220, USA
    The Compton Sharks will serve as community volunteers and give toys to other children.
  • SCJCA/KOKCDC Community Turkey Giveaway
    Nov 17, 2021, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Compton, 650 W Laurel St, Compton, CA 90220, USA
    Key of Knowledge CDC hosts this Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway & The Compton Sharks Youth Cricket Team serve as community volunteers.
  • Free Cricket Coaching Certification: Level 1
    Sat, Feb 13
    Microsoft Teams Webinar
    Feb 13, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM PST
    Microsoft Teams Webinar
    Cricket is gaining momentum in the United States, and certified coaches for youth teams are in demand more than ever! SCJCA is proud to offer this Level 1 Certification course in partnership with ACF online FOR FREE! 🤩 Sign up at http://acfcertification.info/ today!
  • Tucker Park Summer Enrichment and Cricket Program Kick-off
    Jul 07, 2020, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Tucker Park, 560 W Laurel St, Compton, CA 90220, USA
    Start the summer off right with this fun-filled cricketing program!
  • Inter-Willow Beginners Tournament
    Fri, Feb 14
    Livermore Indoor Sportsplex
    Feb 14, 2020, 5:00 PM – Feb 17, 2020, 11:40 PM
    Livermore Indoor Sportsplex, 6474 Patterson Pass Road, Livermore, CA 94550
    The Southern California Junior Cricket Club's Compton Sharks are heading to Livermore, CA for their first inter-regional tournament, hosted by Willow Cricket Academy!
  • Kelly Park Sharks Cricket Practice Sat. 1/25
    Jan 25, 2020, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Kelly Park, 2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90221, USA
    Registration required. Register at https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49 Hay que matricular. Matricule aquí: https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49
  • Kelly Park Sharks Cricket Practice 1/24
    Jan 24, 2020, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Kelly Park, 2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90221, USA
    Registration required. Register at https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49 Hay que matricular. Matricule aquí: https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49
  • Kelly Park Sharks Cricket Practice Sat. 1/18
    Jan 18, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Kelly Park, 2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90221, USA
    Registration required. Register at https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49 Hay que matricular. Matricule aquí: https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49
  • Kelly Park Sharks Cricket Practice 1/17
    Jan 17, 2020, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Kelly Park, 2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90221, USA
    Registration required. Register at https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49 Hay que matricular. Matricule aquí: https://forms.gle/scmvHhp4X2PMYJS49
 
 

News and Updates

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City of Compton Sponsors New Flix Mat at Kelly Park

December 21, 2019

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Youth Cricket Clinic With Sunil Gavaskar

November 17, 2018

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Kelly Park Sharks Take On the SCCA at Woodley Park

November 23, 2019

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ABC Ch. 7 News Feat. Kelly Park Sharks

October 20, 2018

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Contact Us

Practice Field:
Kelly Park
2319 E Caldwell St, Compton, CA 90220

(424) 270-3212

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