Cricket season starts in earnest

Following an active pre-season and winter nets, Pocklington Cricket Club begins its 2012 campaign with a first XI fixture at home to Welton & Brough, the seconds are away at local friends Woodhouse Grange, with the third team hosting Askham Bryan.

The 2012 season brings with it a huge amount of excitement to the club, with the building of the new changing room facilities and the addition of some good cricketing talent to strengthen the teams across the board. In addition to this, the club will be hosting its inaugural family day and six-a-side cricket tournament on 3 June, sponsored by Procter’s ( which promises to be a great day.

The teams for this weekend are as follows:

1st XI - A. Downey, A. Inns, A. Warner, E. Gallagher, T. Donkin, I. Camwell, J. Room, M Atkinson, N. Hill, N. Readman, R. Readman, Scorer: B. Potter.

2nd XI - C. Saltmer, C. Quarton , C. Wilson, D. Croft, G. Woodward, L. Wilson, P. Powell, S. Hill, C. Dodds, W. Cooper, W. Procter, Scorer: G. Baty.

3rd XI: B. Bold, C. Bullock, E. Newby, J. Baker, J. Henley, J. Vale, P. Eastwood, R. Lockwood

S. Relf, S. Vale, W. Dodds, Scorer: G. Baker.

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