Week 15

Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League

“Premier” Division

Andrew Slaughter stepped up to open a depleted Heslerton side’s innings on his own track versus Ebberston and so well did he relish the challenge that he carried his bat for a full 45 overs remaining 66 not out (inc 1 x 6 and 4 x 4’s ) at tea out of a final total of 141-8. From 33-3 the club secretary added 50 for the 4th wicket with Sam Triffitt (26) and 30 for the 5th wicket with skipper Adam Spaven (24). For the visitors Frankie Beal bowled a miserly spell of 12 overs claiming (2 – 9) with 7 maidens,

After an extended break due to rain Ebberston faced only 4 balls before heavy rain ended play for the day  with the visitors on 1-0

Andy Slaughter hits another boundary on his way to an unbeaten 66

Sam Triffitt (26)  boosts the total adding 50 for the 4th wicket

With Andy Slaughter

Malc Spaven  hits to leg to keep the scoreboard moving

Scott Brennan looks in good form  but is 2nd wicket to fall

Simon Oxendale fall with the score on 33-3 in the 22nd over

Tom Benthall opens the innings with Andy Slaughter

That one missed Tom

Division 4

Heslerton 2nds 79-3 (Ian Dade 46, Mathew Webster 23no) from 14.4 overs beat Forge Valley 3rds 76 all out (E Hall 35, Mark Dring 6-45, Mathew Webster 4-29) from 14.4 overs