Reign as Floodlit Tournament Champions
Cricket Club's Under 13s have won the Durham Cricket Board Floodlit
Tournament for the second year running.
reigning champions made it through four qualifying events, beating
Norton in the final at Biddick Comprehensive, Washington. Hartlepool
player Paul Johnson picked up the Man of the Match award for his
performance throughout the tournament.
teams took part in the tournament, with four qualifying events at
Temple Park, Sunnydale Leisure Centre, Biddick Comprehensive and
Norton Cricket Club. Eight teams took place in the final; Silksworth,
Haughton, Houghton, Sacriston, Willington and Whitburn.
Cricket Board Development Officer, Graeme Weeks said: "The
tournament is played using a new, exciting and colourful form of
cricket called 'Inter Cricket'. The rules ensure that the best all-round
team wins the event and Hartlepool have again proved the strength
and depth they have in their junior section."