So this weekend saw a full weekend of fixtures take place. We marked the start of every game with a 1 minute silence for our friend and beloved groundsman Vic Newman who sadly passed away a few weeks ago.
Saturday saw our first team take on Alford CC at home and our second team away at Messingham. Both teams came away victories.
1st XI vs Alford CC
Alford CC were 175 for 7 off 50 overs.
James Kimber and Brett Houston both taking 3 wickets each.
1st XI were 177 for 7 off 41.2 overs
Brett Houston was the best with the bat scoring 63 before being caught.
We won by 3 wickets.
2nd XI vs Messingham CC
Messingham CC – 173 all out after 49.1 overs
Steve Scott picked up 4 wickets.
2nd XI – 174 for 4 off 39.3 overs.
Will Carter (74) & Steve Scott (62)
We won by 6 wickets.
Sun 1st vs Boston CC
Sun 1st – 145 for 9 off 40 overs
Kit Spence scored 58.
Boston CC – 146 for 4 off 37.3
Ash Shyam picked up 2 wickets.
Boston CC won by 6 wickets.
Sun 2nds vs Carholme CC
Carholme CC – 234 for 7 off 40 overs
Both Pierce Hudson and Will Davies picked up their first senior wickets and Alex Cook took 3 wickets.
Sun 2nds – 100 all out off 27 overs
Josh Sperrin scored 45.
Carholme CC won by 6 wickets.
So overall a mixed bag this weekend but some good individual performances and things can only get better as the season progresses, this weekend fixtures are –
1st XI vs Sleaford (Away)
2nd XI vs Haxey (Home)
1st XI vs Lindum (Home)
2nd XI vs Lindum (Away)
Photos Credit – Nigel West