Match Reports Round 12
B Grade- with the B grade finals race starting to heat up this was a must win game for East Sunbury, taking on rivals Ashfield. East Sunbury got the perfect start bowling out Ashfield for 78 with Chris Watson taking 4 wickets and Jessy Carroll taking 3 wickets. Not requiring a lot it was Chris Watson who made the bulk of the runs with a score of 41. A great effort and has pushed East Sunbury into the top two of the ladder for the B grade tittle.
D Grade – East Sunbury took on Romsey and after winning the toss elected to bowl, It was a solid bowling performance with Cory Long taking 3 wickets and Gary Williams bagging 2. Still Romsey got off the chain and posted a respectful total of 264. Chasing this down was not easy but to the teams credit they battered the overs and most of the top order got time in the middle, Cory Long 40 and Keith Osborne 79*, East Sunbury fell short only making 250.
F Grade – East Sunbury took on United and requiring more wins to keep them in the four they did not disappoint, posting a total of 317 with Mark Wilkins 85, Steve Grey 69 and Callum Lever 45. A great all round bowling performance with a lot of boys getting a bowl, and taking a least one wicket, Jake Doyle and Dino Ivancic both taking 2 wickets each. Great win bowling united out for 238
H Grade – East had the large task of taking on ladder leader Lancefield. After bowling first Lancefield set a total of 341 on a small ground. Hayden Welsford taking 4 wickets, and Mitch William taking 2 wickets. With a tail mountain to climb the East’s boys had a fair crack and finished just short with 314 top scorers involved Bill Welsford 60, Hayden Welsford 70 and Jeff Dent 42*.