Under 13A’s continue winning run

The 13’s had a comprehensive 77 run win against CSNI B’s at sunny Stormont on Thursday 7th June.

Batting first, Jacob Boyd and George Palmer provided a contrasting opening pair. George’s elegance combined with Jacob’s hard hitting to put on 65 in 7 overs before George was first out. Jacob followed shortly after for an aggressive 35. With the score on 98-2 after 10, a score of 200 plus looked on the cards. Rory Ellerby was clean bowled in the 13th after looking in great shape, leaving the score on 132-3 with 7 overs to bat . Amy Hunter’s had innings started fluently and continued in that vein as she displayed a wide range of shots before finishing with a 6. She formed good partnerships with Rory and Tom Crothers. The innings closed on an impressive 195 for 3.

In reply, CSNI lost early wickets with Rory and Ben McCausland claiming a wicket each. When the 3rd wicket fell, CSNI 42 for 3 from 6. After a few loose overs and some unorthodox hitting, they reached 72 for 3 from 10. The opportunity was taken to spread the bowling duties and the innings closed on 118 all out. Pick of the bowlers were Rory and Tom.

Instonians 195-3

G Palmer 22, J Boyd 35, A Hunter 55rtd, T Crothers 25no

CSNI 118 all out

Rajram 24, J Carr 23

B McCausland 2-17, M Hollway 2-32