Promotion and relegation battles hotting up in Scarborough cricket leagues

Seamer v Great Habton ,Corey Towell defends..Picture Richard Ponter 123044d
Seamer v Great Habton ,Corey Towell defends..Picture Richard Ponter 123044d

The battle is now hotting up for league titles, promotion and the race to beat relegation in the Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League and the Derwent Valley Cricket Leagues.

The weather was kind to the teams once again over the weekend and there were plenty of good knocks among the matches.

Results round-up

Readers Scarborough Beckett Cricket League

Premier Division

Cayton 214-3 (P Woodhead 65, M Jackson 60, J McAleese 47no) beat *Filey 198 all out (A Burrell 36, P Bowes 32, R Burrell 33no, J Powell 26; S McAleese 4-64, P Woodhead 4-73) by 16 runs. Pts 20-5.

Staithes 170-4 (R Hegarty 69, P Theaker 73) beat *Flamborough 169-8 (S Leeson 51, A Dixon 39; C Thompson 3-34) by 6 wickets. Pts 17-5.

*Flixton 2nds 157-2 (C Carson 55no, G Hill 55, M Walmsley 40) beat Seamer 154 all out (G Lawton 55, P Metcalfe 33; C Carson 6-42) by 8 wickets. Pts 18-4.

Forge Valley 185-6 (S Dobson 61, D Morris 87) beat *Heslerton 184 all out (A Carrie 36, D Wharton 26; D Morris 6-92) by 1 run. Pts 19-7.

*Staxton 182-2 (N Gibson 71, C Dove 71no, L Gray 30no) beat Ebberston 180 all out (T Brickman 36, E Craggs 35, C Tindall 26; R Flinton 4-47, L Gray 4-63) by 8 wickets. Pts 19-5.

Division ‘A’

Sherburn 231-9 (D Stocks 56, K Metcalfe 36, A Lickes 55; A Young 4-68) beat *Bridlington 2nds 97 all out (C Sanderson 7-50) by 134 runs. Pts 20-4.

*Cloughton 215-4 (G Pickup 88, P France 30, R Nock 75no) beat Nawton Grange 122 all out (N Ward 36, T Sharples 26no; M Bennett 5-39) by 93 runs. Pts 20-3.

*Kirkbymoorside 132-2 (J Robson 80no, G Jemison 31no) beat Snainton 131 all out (J Oakley 40, S Eyre 31, DJemison 6-36, D Gardner 3-20) by 8 wickets. Pts 17-3.

Wold Newton 146-9 (J Dawson 49; M Vincent 5-40) beat *Wykeham 143-8 (C Bateman 43, E Pashby 42) by 1 wicket. Pts 16-6.

Division ‘B’

Lockton 207-7 (A Hill 77, M Brown 31) beat *Forge Valley 2nds 177 all out (A Toal 54, P Holden 42, S Topham 32, M Brown 3-62, L Welburn 3-3) by 30 runs. Pts 20-7.

Fylingdales 163-8 (P Stentiford 43, D Steele 33, M Estill 26; J Watson 4-30) beat *Grindale 91 all out (M Estill 5-48) by 72 runs. Pts 18-4.

Scalby 224-9 (P Stewart 43, L Kerr 49, A Waugh 37; A Ibbotson 3-59, M Temple 3-33) beat *Ryedale 185-6 (R Featherstone 30, I Smith 66, A Ibbotson 33; P Beard 3-64, P Hesp 3-47) by 39 runs. Pts 18-8.

*Settrington 161 all out (T Midgley 50, J Rounthwaite 33; M Dove 6-25, K Outhart 3-33) beat Staxton 2nds 107 all out (L Scott 48, R Hargreaves 31; E Rounthwaite 4-29, A Taylor 3-13) by 54 runs. Pts 18-6.

Division ‘C’

*Hospitals v Duncombe Park 2nds – Pitch deemed unfit for play Pts 0-20.

*Scalby 2nds 407-4 (J Hills 117, J Wainwright 204) beat Wykeham 2nds 61 all out (A Hollingsworth 4-22, D Morley 3-14) by 346 runs. Pts 20-2.

*Scarborough 3rds 182-3 (S Hills 100no, A Napa 55) beat Thornton Dale 178 all out (T Hunt 81, C Headlam 27; T Bussey 3-21, C Hunter 5-63) by 4 runs. Pts 19-5.

*Seamer 2nds 205-1 (D Plowes 84no, C Baker 89no) beat Cloughton 2nds 203-6 (J Bell 64, R Thompson 42; C Brame 3-82) by 9 wickets. Pts 18-5.

*Staithes 2nds 107-5 beat Ganton 106 all out (R Gretton 71no; L Oliver 6-35, R Chapman 3-33) by 5 wickets. Pts 16-3.

Derwent Valley Cricket League

Division A

Ravenscar 119-9 (R Triffitt 3-28, B Lockey 3-31) beat *Brompton 2nds 118 all out (K Theobald 39, J Varghese 3-37, J Praveen 5-33) by 1 wicket. 16-5.

*Ebberston 2nds 186 all out (J Metcalfe 57, E Swiers 36, D Baldry 3-37) beat Muston 136 all out (D Baldry 28, P Marr 31, F Beal 5-21, J Gunn 3-48) by 50 runs. 19-7.

Heslerton 2nds 144-6 (J Howden 35, M Dring 26no) beat *Fylingdales 2nds 142-9 (R Hurworth 46, J Duffill 6-20) by 4 wickets. 16-5.

*Oriel 225 all out (A Robertshaw 85, J Haxby 32, C Bryan 27, M McCarthy 5-44) beat Whitby 3rds 178-7 (T Richardson 76, A Hoggarth 45, S Wardman 3-42, P Greenhough 4-39) by 47 runs. 18-9.

Forge Valley 3rds 280-4 (S Pinder 117, S Bayes 37, G Jackson 25no) beat *Sherburn 2nds 123 all out (N Dobson 60, S Pinder 5-31) by 157 runs. 20-3.

Division B

Sewerby 3rds 248-9 (S Coultas 36, P Dandy 60, Jason Faulkner 56, F Reffold 3-33,) beat *Bridlington 3rds 99 all out (J Searby 3-7, James Faulkner 3-0) by 149 runs. 20-4.

*Lockton 2nds 156-6 (R Lancaster 47, J Moxon 27, N Bell 25, J Walmsley 4-33) beat Flixton 3rds 151 all out (A Ryan 51, J Sowden 33, W Lancaster 4-30) by five runs. 18-6.

Great Habton 101-6 (K Vasey 5-28) beat Seamer 3rds 100 all out (S Wood 53, W Curtis 3-25, J Lumley 3-6) by 4 wickets. 16-4.

*Snainton 2nds 211-3 (M Chapman 69, A huby 84, A Magson 3-38) beat Kirkbymoorside 2nds 191-6 (A Magson 39, P Butler 69, R Bellerby 4-45) by 20 runs. 18-5.

Sewerby 4ths v Flamborough 2nds - game rearranged to be played on Sunday August 5.

Division C

*Forge Valley 4ths 145 all out (Pete Lee 28, S Shannon 3-48, T Pearce 3-38) beat Scalby 3rds 128 all out (P Danby 33) by 17 runs. 17-7.

*Ganton 2nds 166-8 (P Grunden 44, A Scruton 30, W Bradley 30, L Dixon 3-54) beat Thornton Dale 3rds 65 all out (P Hill 28no, J Sarup 3-13) by 101 runs. 18-4.

*Hunmanby 208-8 (G Wardell 110no, C Dobson 31, J Murrell 4-57) beat Ravenscar 2nds 153-8 (J Stokoe 40, D Atkinson 25, C Dobson 4-41) by 55 runs. 19-7.

Filey 2nds 134-8 (J Colling 25, D Brannan 52no, S Orange 4-43, J Precious 3-14) beat *Muston 2nds 132 all out (J Precious 42, S Chalmers 27, K Chapman 4-61, P Chadwick 3-5) by 2 wickets. 17-6.

*Wold Newton 2nds 156-8 (P Whiting 47, J Baker 33, K Stockill 4-43) beat Valley Bar Nomads 155-6 (R Stansfield 46, T Hulme 37) by 2 wickets. 16-7.

Cayton 3rds beat Wykeham 3rds - Wykeham 3rds unable to raise a side, Cayton 3rds 20 points Wykeham deducted five points and fined £20 according to league rules.

Thornton Dale 2nds (20pts) for win over Wombleton, who resigned from league at start of season.

No game: Nawton Grange 2nds.