Year 8 schoolboy named in Devon U13 cricket squad

West Buckland pupil Isaac Windley has been selected for the U13 Devon County Cricket squad.

Year 8 student Isaac impressed in trials during October and has now started winter training sessions with the county squad at the University of Exeter.

Isaac is a top order batsman who plays his club cricket with Instow-based North Devon Cricket Club. He was unexpectedly called up to the U12 Devon squad last season and scored 56 runs in his debut against Gwent.

He also played for Devon in the English Schools Cricket Festival at King’s College Taunton, where he scored a half century against Surrey.