RCI St. Lucia
posted on February 20, 2015 06:48
The Ministry of Youth Development and Sports Massy United Insurance Under 19 Schools Cricket Tournament continued on Thursday with wins for Micoud Secondary over George Charles Secondary and Gros Islet Secondary over Entrepot Secondary.
At the Gros Islet Playing Field, Gros Islet Secondary won the toss and took first knock, made 261 for 9 in their allotted 32 overs with Melvin Doxilly top scoring with 48. Other useful scores came from Marlon Bernard with 42, Christopher Koulen 37, Lindon St. Juste 25, female player Qiana Joseph 21 and Quain Jones 20 not out. Bowling for Entrepot Secondary, Trevor Norley 4 for 40 in 7 overs and Craig Elisee 3 for 54 in 7 overs. In reply, Entrepot Secondary was bowled out for 111 in 22 overs with Kyle Adonis 29 the only batsman to offer any resilience. Doing the damage for Gros Islet Secondary were female player Qiana Joseph who bowled impressively with her left arm seamers finishing with 5 for 19 in 6 overs and Melvin Doxilly 4 for 40 in 5 overs.
At the Dennery Playing Field, Micoud Secondary registered a narrow 23 run victory over George Charles Secondary in a low scoring match. Micoud Secondary batting first was dismissed for 57 in 16.2 overs with Steffan Gustave making 11. Bowling for George Charles Secondary, Shokan Barnett 4 for 13 in 5.2 overs and David Alphonse 3 for 24 in 6 overs. Chasing 58 for victory, George Charles Secondary only managed 34 all out in 11 overs. For Micoud Secondary the chief destroyers were Nestor Daniel who bagged 5 for 17 in 4 overs and Garvin Serieux 3 for 0 in 1 over, including the first hat trick of the tournament.
The tournament continues on Friday with Anse Ger Secondary coming up against Clendon Mason Memorial at the Dennery Playing Field.