Wishing all members and friends of Southgate Cricket Club a very happy New Year and good luck to all for 2013.
With indoor nets just around the corner the Trees will be looking to start preperations for an exciting summer ahead. New captains will be taking on the reigns of the 1st and 2nd XIs, there’s a pre-season trip to Bournemouth and a cricket week to look forward to as well as league and cup action throughout the season amd the new MCB U21 League.
Keep an eye on the website for news on winter practice arrangement, overseas player news, and details of upcoming social events.
The Southgate CC club shop has reopened with the full range of training and match kit available to purchase. The order window closes at the end of January so get your orders in ASAP!
The SCC AGM will take place on Monday 4th of March at the club, more details to follow in due course.
The weather severely curtailed the competitive as well as the training aspects of the season. However, the coaches were able to use their judgement to make the following awards:
Under 10: Endeavour award for the most improved player: Tom Stanton.
Under 11 Performance award: Devin Dhanki
Under 11 Endeavour award: Tom Parsons
Under 13 Performance award: Christian McLoughlin
Under 13 Endeavour award: Ishaan Verma
Under 15 Performance award: Niroosh Sugumaran
Under 15 Endeavour award: Tom Ireland
Club cap award: Mustapha Mirza (Under 15)
Niroosh’s bowling was always a threat and although colts match opportunities were limited, his efforts in adult games took him to 21 wickets in the season at an average of 10.33.
Christian McLoughlin was rewarded for his all-round contribution in the Under 13s, captaining, keeping wicket and scoring most runs.
Devin Dhanki captained the Under 11s and showed encouraging capability with both bat and ball.
The lucky winners of the recent 200 club draw are:
£300 Peter Lidington
£100 Ricky Gunn
£50 Elizabeth Johnson
If you’d like more information on joining the 200 Club please contact Peter Jouning