8 October 2015

Junior Cricket tour – PW Botha School, George

A combined U14 and U15 Cricket Team travelled to PW Botha High School for our annual Cricket Tour.

The boys played four T20 games in total, winning one and losing three.

Game 1 vs Framesby U14

Framesby batted first and made 95 all out.

Somerset College came close with Sam Henderson scoring 56 not out and Michael Raggett 26 not out, but finished 5 runs short.

Game 2 vs Newlands

Newlands scored 95 for 8.  Daniel Holloway bowled 3 for 16, Sam Henderson 3 for 20 and Andrea Marques 2 for 16.

Somerset College scored 68 for 8 with Nicholas Williams making 23 runs.  College lost by 27 runs.

Game 3 vs Curro, Western Cape

Somerset College scored 123 for 4.  Sam Henderson scored 41 and Alexander Murgatroyd 35.

Curro, WC were bowled out for 76.  Tyler Ransom, Hishaam Braaf and Sam Henderson all took two wickets.

Somerset College won by 47 runs.

Game 4 vs Framesby U15

Framesby U15 scored 149 for 6.  Sam Henderson bowled 3 for 16 and Andrea Marques 2 for 26.

Somerset College scored 56 all out.  We lost by 93 runs.

Results wise not a successful tour but the boys played some good cricket.  It was very good to see some good solid performances from the U15’s and some glimpses of the future from the U14’s.

Thanks to all the parents who came to support.

Dave Hill