The 2017 ACT/NSW Country Academy cricket squad was announced last Friday.
Among those selected were Narrabri wicketkeeper/batsman Coby Cornish and allrounder Ryan Meppem.
Just four players from the Central North Zone were selected in the 2017 squad ACT/NSW Country squad, with the other two being Pat Montgomery (Moree) and Tom Scoble (Tamworth).
Selectors will choose a final team later in the year, which will be a part of the 2017 under-19 National Championships that will be held in Brisbane in December.
The squad will be coached by former Tasmanian all-rounder Luke Butterworth.