North Devon U15s have moved to the top of their division in the North Devon Youth Cricket League after two successive wins. After beating Braunton by 27 runs they followed up with some impressive batting in a 56-run win over Bideford, K Elliott hitting an

North Devon U15s have moved to the top of their division in the North Devon Youth Cricket League after two successive wins.

After beating Braunton by 27 runs they followed up with some impressive batting in a 56-run win over Bideford, K Elliott hitting an unbeaten 66 and C Henderson 47. S Meadowcroft kept Bideford pinned down with bowling figures of 4-9.

Hatherleigh are giving chase to runaway U13 leaders Bideford after a narrow victory at home to Filleigh.

An unbeaten 25 by C Penberthy was the best in a modest Hatherleigh total of 85-5, but it proved just enough as B Squire (3-12) helped stop Filleigh short on 78 despite 29 from A Sullivan.

Under-10s

Bideford: 190 (C Stanbury 22; Engelking 3-7). Braunton: 124 (R Elphick 3-7).

Filleigh: 166 ( L Williams 12; J Moore 3-13). Barnstaple: 160 (J Moore 21; T Smalldon 3-5).

Under-11s

Hatherleigh: 85-5 (C Penberthy 25no). Filleigh: 78 (A Sullivan 29; B Squire 3-12).

Newton Tracey: 91-3 (A Robinson 30no; D Butler 3-9). Chulmleigh 45 (J Gibbs 3-3).

Under-13s

Bideford: 162-2 (H Jones 32no, K Brown 29no, R Stanbury 27). Chulmleigh: 67-7 (H Annan 14no; Binnington-Savage 4-9).

Under-15s

North Devon: 155-3 ( K Elliott 66no, C henderson 47). Bideford: 99-7 (M Brend 21no; S Meadowcroft 4-9).

North Devon: 113-6 (K Elliott 26, L Ansell 24; T Latham 3-23). Braunton: 86-9 ( J Lathwell 19).