Club News & Friendly Reports – 18th April 2012
FARNWORTH SOCIAL CIRCLE 99 all out – LHCC 1XI 100- 4
Fergus Bailey 3-23 Jonny Whitehead 24
Matt Walker 2-15 Jack Edgar 20
Jack Edgar 2-21 Fergus Bailey 18*
Francois Haasbroek 17
An opening stand of 46 from Whitehead and one to watch Jack Edgar (u16) cemented the road to victory after good work from the bowlers.
LHCC 2XI 137 ALL OUT – RISHTON 2XI 138 -5
Dec Bailey 30 Joe Gray 2-15
Ben Gorton 28
Rhys Woodworth 19
Oli Bayliff 13
The youngsters failing from 2010 of giving cheap wickets away raised itself in this pre season work out. Ben Gorton (u15) can take pride in his performance opening the innings. This is the first season that the leg side wide will operate in 2xi cricket and the youngsters must learn from this game where they bowled 40 in 30 overs.
3rd XI Friendly
A friendly has been fixed up away at Todmorden on Saturday April 28th.
Congratulations to under 15 Hannah Till and under 16 Shannon Jackson who have been selected for the County u19 tour of Dubai in February. This is a tremendous honour for the girls but will be mighty expensive. If anyone would care to sponsor the girls wholly or partly please contact Stan Heaton.
A Warburton’s charity evening is being held at the club in aid of Pendleside Hospice and the Air Ambulance. For only £5 the evening live band, DJ, music quiz and raffle. April 27th 7-30 onwards. Tickets from Keith Till 07772182374
NEWCOMER JUNIOR TRAINING
Any newcomer wishing to register for training with Lowerhouse CC should contact Stan Heaton on 07941439741. Newcomer training will commence on May 2nd but please contact Stan first. Players should ideally be between the ages of 7 and 10 but others will be considered.