Youth cricket round-up: Reeve hits unbeaten half century as Wisbech draw epic clash

PUBLISHED: 09:15 08 June 2011

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TALENTED youngster Pat Reeve hit an unbeaten half century as Wisbech Town’s Under-14s tied a thrilling clash with Dersingham.

Reeve had excelled with the ball as he claimed figures of 2-7 to help restrict Dersingham to 121-5 in the epic 20-over West Norfolk Don Rowell Under-14 Youth Cricket League encounter. Oli Williams and Charlie Golding claimed Wisbech’s other wickets.

Reeve, supported by wicketkeeper Willis Bennett (17), hit 54 not out to post 121-9 as Wisbech hung on to tie the game.

• WISBECH were knocked out of the Cambs Under-11 Cup at the quarter-final stage after a 28-run defeat by Cambourne.

Harry Sidgewick (2-12) kept Cambourne down to 106-4 but Wisbech could only post 78 all out in reply. Aaron Shippley top-scored with 14. The side did however beat rivals March by 37 runs in a Cambs league clash.

• THE club’s under-13s beat Littleport by 8 runs.


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