Streethouse prepare for new campaign

Featherstone Town Cricket Club are starting indoor net sessions for their junior section next  Wednesday.
Featherstone Town Cricket Club are starting indoor net sessions for their junior section next Wednesday.

Streethouse Cricket Club start winter nets this evening (Thursday) at the Stumps Cricket Centre in Wakefield (7pm).

Old players and new players will be welcomed.

The first team will again be captained by Damien Bowles and Michael Tucker will be the second team skipper.

Any new players interested in playing for Streethouse or anyone interested in scoring for the club should contact Damien on 07980170863 or Stewart on 0790823170.

Streethouse are also looking to start a junior section. Anyone aged 11 to 15 wishing to learn the game or play cricket should contact the club.

The first team begin their Pontefract League Division One campaign at Ackworth on Saturday, April 16. The second team host Crigglestone in their first fixture.

The club would like to thank everyone who helped them last year.

Featherstone Town Cricket Club are starting indoor net sessions for their junior section next Wednesday (January 20) at St Wilfrid’s RC High School, North Featherstone (6pm). Anyone wishing to join the club’s under nine, 11 and 13 teams are invited to attend. Contact Dave Merrick on 07896963941 for more details.

Hillam and Monk Fryston Cricket Club, who play in the Wetherby League, are seeking new players of all abilities.

The club has excellent modern facilities and lots of social activities during the year.

The club’s two teams play on Saturdays (1pm) from April to September and 20/20 cricket every Thursday evening from May to August from 6pm.

Indoor practice takes place on Tuesday nights at Brigshaw High School, Allerton Bywater, from 6.30pm for an hour from February 23 to March 29.

Outdoor practice starts on Tuesday, April 5, at the club on Stocking Lane in Hillam from 6pm.

For more details call Martin Pugh on 07985 648067, Adrian Joynson on 07980 080087 or Dave Lister on 07932 82542.