Saturday saw the end of League, (still September friendlies to play), celebrations at HQ.
Jo served up a fantastic curry for everyone and with stomachs lined for what was to be consumed later, the Captains and Drew gave their reviews of the season before President Finch handed out the awards. Read more
Two weeks ago a large section of Stoke players and supporters were at Ripley to celebrate a 2nd XI win that completed a DOUBLE PROMOTION for both our Saturday League sides.
Thanks to Dick Frost for this picture…
…and to Peter Phipps for this one taken earlier at tea… Read more
By now you should have received an e-mail/Facebook message asking for your votes and nominations for the Player Awards.
Remember to send your votes and nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org
This year has shown some new faces at the top of the charts; three of last year’s trophy winners, (pictured), going on to other areas of our roll of honour; Nico and Baz heading the Sunday batting and bowling for the first time. Danny D popped in for a couple of games at the end of the season, registering the highest individual innings of the year against Twickenham in one of them. Medders Snr himself put in a match double in his only League appearance, but it was Ben Holder who returned the season’s best individual bowling analyses. Read more
A reminder for this evening’s awards from Drew and Jo:
1. The evening will commence at 7.00pm, with awards scheduled for 7.30pm and Chilli & Rice afterwards. Read more
2. Spitfire and Asahi will be sold at a special price for the evening of £2.00 a pint.
3. So that Jo and I can plan the food quantities, please ask everyone to indicate to you whether they plan to attend and whether they plan to bring a partner.