U16s : 5 Wickets for Hart, (and 3 more retirements)

Bashley  216/2  Calmore 73 all out

Bashley U16s battled through the continued high temperatures playing  their penultimate league match of the season at home to Calmore to produce a  further 3 batting retirements and a 5 wicket haul !

Calmore won the toss and opted to bowl  first. Opening the batting for Bashley with Alex Turner, Jack Harris continued his U16s batting form retiring on  50. As Calmore’s D. Lonsdale and M. Morgan bowled A. Turner ( 16)  and T. Hayward-Cox( 6), James Turner and Piers Scott  took to the crease, batting confidently to retire on 50 and 51 respectively. The boundaries continued as Dan Hart batted to finish 27 not out at the end of the Bashley innings

In reply, Calmore’s batters fell prey to Hart, who continued his form to take 5 wickets clean bowled in his 3 overs for 15 runs. Catches from the Turner brothers brought 2 wickets for Toby Mills, and with 2 stumpings, the Calmore innings was all over for 73

Bashley U16 : J. Harris ( c, wk), A. Turner, T. Hayward-Cox, J. Turner P. Scott, D. Hart, T. Mills, S. Presland, C. Callow