Sunday 18th June 2017
Women’s Cricket Southern League
Twickenham Women’s 1st XI 319 for 4 (40 overs)
Stoke Molesey Ladies 146 for 8 (40 overs)
Twickenham 1st XI won by 173 runs
Look beyond the margin of defeat on this one. Many positives.
On a scorching day the Stoke Molesey Ladies faced Championship contenders Twickenham at the Stoke Rec. Captain Charlotte Elworthy had no illusions about the task her side faced playing against such an experienced side and having won the toss elected to field on a flat track. Read more
When not getting married, going on stag weekends, scoring runs for the 2s and helping run the Stoke Molesey Ladies’ section; Andy Berry reads newspapers, and found this article in the press at the weekend:
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Sunday 11th June 2017
Women’s Cricket Southern League
Purley Redoubtables 25 all out (12.1 overs)
Stoke Molesey Ladies 29 for 3 (6.5 overs)
Stoke Molesey Ladies won by 7 wickets
In a match of interest to our most famous follower, Nat Sciver, having played for both clubs; Stoke Molesey Ladies made very short work of Purley at the weekend, dismissing them for just 25 in 12.1 overs. Read more
Sunday 4th June 2017
Womens Cricket Southern League
Stoke Molesey Ladies 124 all out (26.2 overs)
Finchley Guns 126 for 0 (23.3 overs)
Finchley Guns won by 10 wickets
Match report from Andy Berry…
Sunday saw the Stoke Molesey Ladies take on Finchley Guns in a Southern League clash. Read more
As we near the start of the season, the volume of e-mails into the Stoke in-box increases. Much is pretty administrative/routine, but we had this gem come in late last night from one of our two Ashes Winners:
How are you? Hope you’re all well at Stoke! Just wanted to send a good luck message to the ladies team which hopefully is still going strong. Read more
Big congrats to Gareth Townsend as the Surrey CCC Academy was given a 100% mark in its annual ECB review.
Here are extracts from an article posted on the Surrey CCC web-site:
Conducted by former England Chairman of Selectors David Graveney, the review concluded that Academy Director Gareth Townsend “should be commended on running an Outstanding Academy programme, which delivers on its objectives of developing cricketers and people.” Read more
Emma and SDCC have received a “March Update” from Vicki Howard, Cricket Participation Officer at Surrey CCC. The following items are applicable to the Stoke Molesey Ladies Section and we ask that you help Emma and Andy where you can:
Insights sessions with Lydia Greenway Read more
We are lucky to have ex-England international Lydia Greenway, (http://www.espncricinfo.com/england/content/player/53709.html), running insight sessions again this year, following the positive feedback received from last year’s sessions. With three sessions lined up, please don’t miss out in getting involved and taking the knowledge you learn back to your club environment.
If any members missed CricInfo‘s video of Nat, Katherine Brunt and Danielle Wyatt, you can view it here:
If anyone wants to have a go at this next Sunday at nets, we’ll have our phones set to video mode for you!!! Read more
P12, L0 Read more
An unbeaten year for the Stoke Molesey Ladies, (aka the Invincibles), leading to a fourth successive Trust League title, (http://ssdl.play-cricket.com/website/websites/view_division?id=63993), recently celebrated at their end of season event.