WANNEROO has a job ahead of it to defend 215 against University in WA Premier Cricket on Saturday.
Opener Jordon King struck 58 as the Roos’ best with the bat in a line-up, where several players made starts but could not go on with the task at Kingsway Sporting Complex.
Kyle Millar scored an unbeaten 39.
WA all-rounder Ashton Agar took 3-62 in a 28-over spell that included six maidens for University.
The visitors will resume at 1-28 on Saturday after Wanneroo’s Dylan Banks (1-15) trapped Josh Mason LBW for five