Heslerton 2nds v Thornton Dale 2nds 29th April 2017
Heslerton 2nds got their season off to a great start with the opening pair, Simon
Oxendale, returning to the club after a spell with Lockton and Ian Dade featured
in a partnership of 114 before Dade was bowled in the 18th over for 56. 12 year old
R Vance then claimed a second wicket next ball but a further 71 run partnership between
the opener and John Lay (30) for the 5th wicket enabled the home team post a final
total of 259-7 in their 40 overs, Oxendale remaining unbeaten on 127, J Lay (3-38)
from 8 overs proving the visitors most successful bowler.
Replying the visitors lost wickets at regular intervals to be bowled out for 58 in
the 27th over.
Simon Oxendale opens the season with an unbeaten 127
Ian Dade smashes a boundary during his 57
National Village Championship, Match Report, 30th April 2017
Heslerton v Alne
Heslerton batted first on a cold but bright Sunday at Heslerton in the first round
of the National Village Championship versus Alne from the Nidderdale League and despite
Paul Bowes (23) slipped to 69 – 3 after 17 overs. Enter Club Secretary, Andy Slaughter
to join Tom Benthall, the pair batting magnificently with an undefeated 4th wicket
partnership of 153 to complete their 40 available overs on 222, Benthall finishing
on 82 and Slaughter 66.
After the break the visitors opening bat Alex Buteaux (78) held his side together
before being LBW to Jonathan Duffill towards the end of the innings which was brought
to a rapid conclusion by Andy Slaughter (4-18) for a final total of 141, T Jackson
(15) and O Vaughan (18) being the other leading scorers.
Andy Slaughter hits an unbeaten 66
Tom Benthall (82) hits another boundary
CAYLEY CUP (premier division)
Friday 5th May
Heslerton 154-2 (Paul Bowes 94no), Rob Middlewood 24) lost to Filey 155-5
(A Howard 89no, J Dawson 27) from last available ball and resulting from an overthrow.