Roll of Honour – week 16
1st team narrowly lost to Oxford CC, falling 9 runs short chasing 226 to win at home. Oxford 225-9, Tew 217-9.
Notable performances: Jancan Adams 71, Joe Thomas 38 and 3-26, Andy Harris 3-58.
2nd team batted poorly on a tricky pitch at Cropredy, only making 119 in 38 overs. Curtly Slatter 49. Only other batter to make double figures was Jamie King 15*
The bowlers almost pulled off a remarkable result, having Cropredy wobbling, 7 down for 90ish, but failed to make further inroads. Liam Manley charged in wholeheartedly for 14 overs, taking 5-59.
The 3s had a morale-boosting win after a dismal season, defending 206 by bowling Challow and Childrey 2s out for 197.
Sam Barnes 61, Simon Priscott 49, Charlie Gaskin 3-32
Sunday’s President’s Day fixtures will be reported separately.