Build your own stoolball wicket

If you'd prefer to build your own stoolball wicket rather than buying a ready-made set, follow this simple guide.

To build one wicket similar to the one shown, you will need to cut out the following pieces:

  • A - 12" x 12" x ½" (solid wood or ½" plywood)
  • B - 53" x 2" x 2"
  • C - 24" x 2" x 2"
  • D - 18" x 2" x 2"
Build Your Own Wicket Step 1

Connect C to the bottom of B using a 6" screw or something similar.

Build Your Own Wicket Step 2

Connect A to the top of B with two ½" screws.

Build Your Own Wicket Step 3

For the final step connect D to B and C. There are two ways to do this.

Method 1: Use shelf brackets at least 8" long, secured with at least 1¼" screws.

Build Your Own Wicket Step 4, Option 1

Method 2: Use supports cut from plywood, secured with at least 1¼" screws.

Build Your Own Wicket Step 4, Option 2