It’s been a while since our last newsletter. We have lots coming up in the winter months, and a lot has happened since the end of the season.
Our awards night was held on Saturday 5th October. A massive thanks to everyone that came and thanks to Hugh Griffiths for acting as the guest speaker.
The awards winners were:
Clubman of the year – Darren Bazley
Barnaby Owls Trophy (Event of the year) – Samit Patel Evening
1st XI Player of the year – Mac Cox
2nd XI Player of the year – Olly Hemsley
3rd XI Player of the year – Raj Anumula
4th XI Player of the year – Kev Foot
Under 21 player of the year – Olly Hemsley
Most runs – Mike Askew
Most wickets – Phil Merritt
Fielder of the year – Mike Askew
Highest partnership – Darren Bazley and Harry Standing vs Slinfold
Highest tailenders partnership – Will Kitchen and Raj Anumula vs Pagham
We are holding a race night on Saturday 26th October to raise money for the club.
There will be 6 races during the night. We are offering sponsorship of races for just £20. The Sponsors name will appear on the race card and will have shout outs on our social media sites. If you would like to sponsor a race please contact Dan Rive or Jimmy Askew.
The first three races we are selling horses for just £5 a horse. The last three races, the horses will be auctioned off. If you would like to pre-buy a horse in the first three races please contact Dan Rive or Jimmy Askew.
First race will start at 7.30pm. Bar will be open from 6.30pm. Everyone welcome.
Our winter quiz night is on Friday 29th November. Tickets are £8 and this gets you food from a chippy and entry to the quiz. We will be chasing people’s orders nearer the time.
Martin Milford is currently arranging a tour to Exeter in August 2020. More details will hopefully be available next week but he needs people to commit ASAP. If you would like to go on the LCC tour then please let Martin Milford know or reply to this email. It’s a great week of cricket, drinking and entertainment.
We are delighted to confirm that following a review, our ECB Clubmark Annual Health Check has been approved and our accreditation status is confirmed for 2019.
At the club dinner we held our October 100 Club Superdraw; results as follows:
£100 top prize - 15 - Dan Rive
£50 - 35 - D Bowerman
£25 - 115 - Martin Milford
£15 - 59 - Geoff Cole
£10 - 109 - Geoff Cole
Thanks to all participants for their continued support, raising crucial funds for the club.
Dates for indoor training for the adults and the colts will be announced in the coming days so keep an eye out on our website and social media sites for them.
Key Dates for the winter
Race Night – Saturday 25th October
Quiz Night – Friday 29th November
AGM – Wednesday 4th December
Christmas Curry Night @ Cinnamon – Wednesday 18th December
Golf Pitch and Putt Competition – TBC