Ellerslie Cricket Club

Ellerslie Junior Team Reports: 11 Feb 2017

Boys Grade U/18

v Kings College 3rd X1 @ Michaels Ave 3a (11 Feb)

Ellerslie: 125-10 in 23 overs (Seth Gupwell 33(21),Taine Wilson 20(23).) LOST against Kings College: 126-7 in 29.4 overs (William Whiteside 3-12, Seth Gupwell 2- 31.) Lost by 3 wickets

Ellerslie won the toss and elected to bat.We lost an early wicket with the score at 18 runs.The Kings College continued to pick up wickets at regular intervals,and by the 10th over the score was 82 for 6.

A rear guard fight back was needed so as to post a score which could give Ellerslie a chance.A bit of cameo batting from No9 batter Taine Wilson(20)saw the final total at 125 all out off 23 overs.

Kings College lost their first wicket at 20 runs,but more wickets were needed for Ellerslie to have any chance of pulling off a surprise win.

A few wickets fell and it was becoming a close,tense game.Kings College lost another 6 wickets,but they eventually reached the target of 126 runs with the loss of 7 wickets off 29.4 overs.A win to Kings College 3rdX1 by 3 wickets.

Performance of the day: William Whiteside 3-12 off 6 overs with 3 maidens

Submitted by: Shane Wilson

Boys Grade 7

v Turner @ One tree hill college (11 Feb)

Ellerslie: 139-8 in 26.3overs (Flynn 35 6x4s Thomas 25 3x4s Tharana 22 4x4s Joel 16 1x4) WON against Cornwall Turner: 134-8 in 27 overs (Jack 3 for 20- hat trick on 4th over Joel 2 for 24 off 3 overs Eli 2 for 6 of 4 overs 2 wicket maidens ) By 2 wickets

A close fought game which could have gone either way however a constant batting effort saw the runs chased down without any panic.

Great fielding early to restrict the score and a hat trick to Jack.

Performance of the day: Joel for a good contribution with bat and ball.

Submitted by: Glenn Powell



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