Parkes Junior Cricket | Parkes hosts first Lachlan inter-town matches

PARKES RAPTORS: Back, Archie Higgins, Lucas Pritchard, Dominic Frogley, Timmy Tolhurst and Hayden Prtichard; front, Lucas Hunter, Ari Albert, Alfie Rosser and Lachie Jennings. Photo: Jenny Kingham
PARKES RAPTORS: Back, Archie Higgins, Lucas Pritchard, Dominic Frogley, Timmy Tolhurst and Hayden Prtichard; front, Lucas Hunter, Ari Albert, Alfie Rosser and Lachie Jennings. Photo: Jenny Kingham

Results from Friday, November 1 and Saturday, November 2

Under 17s

There was a draw between Parkes Colts and Forbes Acheson's due to a lighting issue, Results up until that point were: Parkes Colts10/126 in 26 overs (Liam Moody 24, Abi Simpson 16 n.o, Zayne Ehsman 1/2, Royce Simpson 1/4, Cody Kirk 1/4, best fielder - Zayne Ehsman) drew with Forbes Achesons 8/87 in 22 overs (Luke McDean 39 n.o, Isaac Sly 3/14, Jacob Bell 3/8, best fielder - L. Dunstan).

Forbes Engineering 105 (Talis Hurford 40, Callum Farmer 11, Rhys Glasson 2/8, Jasper Mackay 2/12, best fielders - Jack Whitty and Joe Morrison) defeated Condobolin 75 (Gregory Doyle 25 n.o and 2/7, Lachlan Barnes 16 n.o, Sam Cunningham 2/4, best fielders - Ernie Peterson and Connor Thompson). Parkes Cats had the bye.

A draw between Parkes Colts and Forbes Acheson's was due to a lighting issue.

Under 14s

Parkes Colts 4/104 (Jack Milne 48 n.o and 2/8, Richard Gaut 28 n.o, Connor Batt 1/7, Jake Dunn 1/7, best fielders - Ellen Dolbel and Kade Ticehurst) defeated Forbes KMWL 89 (Joe Nicholson 21 and 2/16, Tom Glasson 18 n.o, George Field 1/11, best fielders - Charlie Francis and Sam Motley).

Forbes Bernardis 3/94 (Thomas Greenhill 17 n.o, Bradman Hardy 16 retired, Patrick Ryan 1/1, William Mayo 1/5, best fielders - Tayte McNamara and Tom Maslin) defeated Parkes Cats 5/66 (Ewan Moody 23 n.o, Liam Freeman 5 n.o and 1/7, Harry Kennedy 1/3, best fielders - Harry Kennedy and Harry Jones). Forbes Livestock had the bye.

Under 12s

Forbes Adept Plumbing 2/91 (Tom Whitty 13 retired, Tom Hurford 11 n.o and 1/3, Isaac Page 1/7, best fielders - Isaac Page and Dempsey O'Connell) defeated Parkes Colts 5/60 (Harry Yelland 12 and 0/6, Thomas Simpson 6, Eamon Moody 2/5, best fielder - Nina Richardson-Bartley).

Forbes Hazell & Field 3/141 (Cadin Metzeling 23, Brock Maynard 19, Cam Gordon 19, Mac Glasson 1/2, Lachlan Wallace 1/4, best fielder - Leroy McNamara) defeated Forbes Ag-N-Vet 2/97 (Maddox Bruem 20, Stirling Francis 16 and 1/9, Rhys Matheson 1/6, best fielder - Zara Bruem). Parkes Cats forfeited to Forbes Sportspower.

Under 10s

Parkes Colts 76 (Billy Dawson 11, Jack Dunford 11, Toby Ross 11 and 2 wickets, best fielder - Toby Ross) defeated Parkes Crushers 70 (Corban Cunningham 8, Harrison SMede 6, William Westcott Samuel Morgan and Eligh Symington all got 1 wicket each, best fielder - Billy Symington).

Parkes Raptors 109 (Jett Clarke 21, Jayden Kuun 14, Patrick Skinner 12, Jayden Kuun Jett Clarke Jamison Lee and Patrick Skinner all took 1 wicket each) defeated Parkes Cats 54 (Ari Albert, Alfie Rosser and Lucas Pritchard each got 2 runs while Hayden Pritchard and Dominic Frogley took 1 wicket each).

Draw for Saturday, November 9. Saturday - All games to begin at 8.30am, players need to be there by 8.15am.

Under 17s

  • Parkes Cats versus Forbes Engineering at Spicer Oval, Parkes.
  • Condobolin versus Forbes Achesons at Association Ground, Condobolin.
  • Parkes Colts have the bye.

Under 14s

  • Forbes KMWL versus Forbes Bernardis at Grinstead Oval, Forbes.
  • Parkes Colts versus Forbes Livestock at Northparkes Oval, Parkes.
  • Parkes Cats have the bye.

Under 12s

  • Forbes Adept Plumbing versus Forbes Sportspower at Gaggin Oval, Forbes.
  • Parkes Colts versus Forbes Ag-N-Vet at Greg Morrissey Field, Parkes.
  • Parkes Cats versus Forbes Hazell & Field at Harrison Field, Parkes.

Under 10s

  • Parkes Raptors versus Parkes Colts at Keast 1.
  • Parkes Cats versus Parkes Crushers at Keast 2.
CLOSE CALL: Billy Symington almost took this catch on Saturday.

CLOSE CALL: Billy Symington almost took this catch on Saturday.

Monthly Meeting: PDJCA meeting is set down for 7pm on Monday, November 11 at the Parkes Services Club. Please ensure your team is represented at this meeting to avoid deduction of competition points.

Representative Cricket: The Lachlan Cricket Council Inter-town competitions for under 14s and under 12s for 2019/2020 begins on Sunday, November 10 with Parkes hosting games against Forbes in under 14s at Woodward Oval and Wellington in under 12s at Keast Park 2.

Both games are scheduled to start at 10am so players need to report to their coaches by 9.15am on Sunday morning. Players need to bring along lunch and drinks for the day. Prior to the start of play, each player will be presented with a Parkes Representative Shirt proudly sponsored by McDonalds Parkes. These shirts are to be worn during Representative games and returned to team managers at the end of the representative season. Final Parkes teams will be announced after training at Woodward oval and Nets at 5pm Thursday.

During the 2019/2020 season: Parkes under 12s will play in a North/South competition involving teams from Dubbo Blue, Dubbo White and Wellington (North Division), Cowra, Forbes, West Wyalong and Condobolin (South Division). Their competition will involve 32 overs a side games as well as some 20/20 games. Parkes under 14s will play against teams from Forbes, Cowra, Dubbo Blue, Dubbo White and a combined Condo/West Wyalong team. Their games will be 40 overs a side.