3 May 2017
SouthLee 183 – 6
Holmwood House 173 – 6
*HH lost by 10 runs.
All the boys took part in cold, drizzly weather to produce some lusty batting and some good bowling. South Lee made 183 losing 6 wickets. The boys managed 5 bowled and a good catch by Balian R. Archie L bagged two and Jude F with his first ball.
Tom B and George H made 35 runs, Jude F and Rafe C made 34 runs during a tight run chase.
A tight last over made it difficult for Archie L and Eddie F to reach their target.
Austin P deserves a mention for facing some top bowling from South Lee.
Cricket - U9 B vs South Lee
Holmwood lost the toss and were sent into bat first.
Each bowler would bowl 9 balls each, meaning each batting pair would face a total of 18 balls. Two runs would be awarded for a wide or a no ball, and each wicket resulted in 5 runs being lost from the batting side.
Luca Cairns was captain for the day.
George N and Luca C made 14 runs together.
Tom F and Seb L made a total of 13 runs.
Jack P and Alfie F scored 4 runs.
Harry G and Benedict V top scored 25 runs.
That brought Holmwood's total to 56 runs.
George N and Luca C conceded 34 runs whilst George managed to take a wicket.
Tom F and Seb L conceded 14 runs.
Jack P and Alfie F conceded 18 runs with Alfie bowling very well.
Harry G and Benedict V conceded 20 runs.
Final result was South Lee beating Holmwood by 30 runs.