Cricket Match Report – 9th and 11th June

Colts A, B & C vs. St Mary’s (Home) – 9th June

Colts A vs St Mary’s

St Edward’s Prep 149

St Mary’s 40

The Colts A won by 109 runs. We put in our best performance of the season batting really well and bowling straight and quick. Bowling out 20 overs, we only gave away 3 wides and restricted them to 40. Darsh bowled very well only going to 3 runs of his 3 overs. But the standout player was Thomas S who kept really well and scored 38 runs.

Man of the match went to Thomas S.

Colts B vs St Mary’s

St Edward’s Prep 100

St Mary’s 63

St Edward’s Prep batted first and set an incredible total of 100 runs with every partnership scoring an impressive number of runs.

When it came to fielding it was immaculate with no fielding mistakes. Everyone was energetic in the field and backed that up with very good, tight bowling restricting St Mary’s to only 63.

Man of the Match went to Jonathan Man. Great running between the wickets when batting and some incredibly tight bowling only conceding 11 runs from his 3 overs.

Colts C vs St Mary’s

Colts C enjoyed their afternoon in the sun and delivered another good performance. There was vast improvements by everyone. St Edward’s Prep batted first and amassed a total of 87 runs from their allotted overs encouraging knocks from Darsh, Iefan and Artur. St Mary’s finished on 81 runs. Good bowling by the St Edward’s Prep bowlers securing victory by 6 runs.

Man of the Match went to Darsh.

St Edward’s Prep vs. St Andrew’s (Home) – 11 June

U9A:

St Edward’s Prep 96

St Andrew’s 53

The Year 4 team had a very successful afternoon of cricket on Friday. Their bowling has improved dramatically over the term. Adam was the pick of the bowlers. Arshmaan batted very well scoring 25 runs on two overs but Man of the Match went to Sameehan for his overall game.

St Edward’s Prep vs. St Andrew’s (Away) – 11 June

U8A:

St Andrew’s – 100

St Edward’s Prep- 86

An excellent game of cricket from both schools in a highly competitive game.

St Andrew’s batted first and set a very impressive total of 100. Some destructive batting took them from 56 from 9 overs to 100 from 12 overs.

St Edwards started very well in reply and looked in control having scored 58 from 9 overs however we fell short finishing on 86.

Man of the Match went to Avi who bowled extremely well only conceding 6 runs from his 2 overs. Avi was in an amazing partnership scoring 35 runs from 4 overs.

U8B:

St Andrews – 88

St Edward’s Prep – 45

U8B took on St Andrew’s on a glorious Friday afternoon where they were out played by their opponents. St Andrew’s batted first and totalled 88 in their allotted overs. St Edward’s Prep replied with 45. The game could have been much closer but for the fact that St Andrew’s last pair scored 40 who happened to be their two best players.

It was a very good response by the boys who were excited to be playing at another school for the first time.

Man of the Match went to Avik.