Saturday, April 13, 2024

Defending champs Combermere into U-15 semis


Share post:

PERSISTENT rain throughout the day prevented a ball from being bowled on Wednesday in any of the matches, during the final day of the preliminary round of games in the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) LIME Under-15 Championship.At Waterford, Combermere gained one point by virtue of their match with The St Michael School ending in a no-decision and finished on 24 points in Zone A. That point helped the defending champions to reach the semi-finals as the best second-placed team overall in the three zones.In the semi-finals, they will join Lodge who headed Zone A with 29 points, last year’s losing finalists Deighton Griffith who topped Zone B with 16 points, and Garrison, winners of Zone C with 34 points.A draw is to be made by the BCA to determine the line-ups for the semi-finals which will be played next week at neutral venues. The final is slated for August 10 to 12 at the LIME ground in Wildey.Summarised scores:Zone A:At Waterford: St. Michael 50 (C. Williams 2-1, I. Boyce 2-4, M. Jones 2-4, S. Boyce 2-6). Combermere 27-4 (B. Cave 2-6, L. Cadogan 2-12). No-decision.At Six Roads: Princess Margaret v KFC Ellerslie. No play due to wet conditions on both days. No-decision.At Pine: Parkinson 13 (Romario Brathwaite 5-8, J. Bovell 2-2) and 18 (Tarik Shorey 7-7, J. Bovell 2-3). Nature Valley Lodge 57-8 dec’d (K. Drakes 13, R. Harding 12, J. Bovell 10; A. Greaves 2-4, K. Maynard 2-13, D. Harvey 2-23). The Lodge won by an innings and 26 runs.Zone BAt Kingsland: Deighton Griffith 96 all out (S. Proverbs 28 n.o, D. Sobers 24, K. Sargeant 14; S. Connell 4-43, R. Goring 3-14). Barbados Females 61-4 (R. Goring 18; A. Harris 2-25). No-decision.At Cane Garden: Alexandra 99-6 (J. Drakes 25, J. Gibson 25, J. Jackman 13, D. Drakes 11; Zacharry Cave 5-50). No-decision.At Trents (St. Lucy): St Lucy vs Queen’s College. No- play due to wet conditions on both days. No-decision.Zone CAt Trents (St. James): St. James 66 (L. Fergusson 20, J. Yearwood 18, R. Husbands 16; S. Turney 3-17, K. Edwards 3-20) and 8-3 (K. Edwards 2-5). St. Leonard’s 100-3 dec’d (Ramar Millar 50, D. Babb 30 n.o.; F. Babb 2-42). Match drawn.At Crumpton Street: Alleyne 84 (P. Etienne 19, A. Suckoo 14; J. Hibbert 3-11) and 21-2. Harrison College 175-3 dec’d (Jacques Hibbert 103, H. Matthews 46). Match drawn.At Beckles Road: Garrison won by default over St George who were unable to field a team on Day 1.Final standingsZone A: Lodge 29, Combermere 24, Coleridge & Parry 21, Ellerslie 13, St. Michael 12, Princess Margaret 5, Parkinson 2.Zone B: Deighton Griffith 16, Foundation 14, Lester Vaughan 12, Alexandra 9, Queen’s College 6, St Lucy 3.NB: Barbados Females competed in this zone but no points were awarded in their matches.Zone C: Garrison 34, St Leonard’s 19, Harrison College 18, St George 8, Alleyne 7, Grantley Adams 5, St James 5.(EDH)


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

New route for Grand Kadooment

Masqueraders will be parading on a new route on Grand Kadooment day. That was announced during the Crop Over...

Gastro on the rise while dengue cases drop

Dengue fever cases continue to decline but the numbers are still above the outbreak threshold. In its most recent...

IMF managing director selected for second term

WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) executive board on Friday selected Bulgarian economist Kristalina Georgieva to serve...

RiRi reveals fantasy plastic surgery

Rihanna revealed the “fantasy” plastic surgery procedure that she’s tempted to have done during a recent interview. The 36-year-old...