THERE were some thrilling games in the under-13s section of the North Devon Youth Cricket League, in which Hatherleigh have knocked Bideford off the top. While Bideford suffered a four-run defeat in a close match at Braunton, the Hatherleigh youngsters ch
THERE were some thrilling games in the under-13s section of the North Devon Youth Cricket League, in which Hatherleigh have knocked Bideford off the top.
While Bideford suffered a four-run defeat in a close match at Braunton, the Hatherleigh youngsters chalked up a 55-run win at home to Weare Giffard to take a 12-point lead at the top of the table, although having played a game more.
Bideford under-11s continue to sweep all before them, their 24-run win over Newton Tracey maintaining a perfect four match record.
Chulmleigh recorded their first win in the under-10s section, beating Braunton by 11 runs.
But Filleigh are the team to beat after chalking up their third successive win.
Bideford 165 (C Stanbury 15). Filleigh 187 (C Williamson 19). Filleigh won by 22 runs.
Braunton 135 ( A Davies 2-8). Chulmleigh 146 (F Davies 14; B Whittaker 3-3). Chulmleigh won by 11 runs.
Newton Tracey 83-9 (J Gibbs 43no; Squire 3-5, Henry 3-8). Filleigh 85-8 (Muir 35no; Cowling 5-17). Filleigh won by two wickets
Hatherleigh 95-6 (C Penberthy 30, B Harris 15. Filleigh 43-7 (A Marden 3-4). Hatherleigh won by 52 runs.
Bideford 132-4 (T Brend 32 retd no, C Stanbury 32; Robinson 3-27). Newton Tracey 108-8 (J Gibbs 32 retd no). Bideford won by 24 runs.
Hatherleigh 120-3 (Pearce 32no, priest 28no, Berry 19). Weare Giffard 65-4 (Davey 17no, Webb 17no). Hatherleigh won by 55 runs.
Braunton 86-5 (Barnes 40, Aiken 20). Bideford 82-9 (Lathwell 4-11). Braunton won by four runs.
Newton Tracey 79 (A Byrne 30; W Knill 5-16, D Chugg 3-6). Barnstaple 76-7 (W Knill 21). Newton Tracey won by three runs.
Weare Giffard 102-7 (R Boundy 30; N Harris 3-25). Newton Tracey 103-3 (H Fisher 28no, J Binns 18no). Newton Tracey won by seven wickets.
Hatherleigh 135-8 (L Reynolds 39, T Burns 24no). Braunton 49 (L Reynolds 5-1). Hatherleigh won by 86 runs.