Dungog's premiership winning junior cricketers have started the new cricket season the way they ended their last – with a win.
Now in under-13s, Dungog posted 5-102 with Declan McIntosh making 36, Thomas Lovegrove 32 and Hayden Prentice finishing with 10 not out.
They were then able to restrict Western Suburbs to 3-99 with Andrew Slade taking 2-17 and Lovegrove completing a great day claiming 1-5.
Dungog’s newest crop of under 12s had a big win posting 5-114 and restricting Raymond Terrace to 4-88.
Isaac Edwards retired on 31, Taylor Hunt made 18 and Darcy Mackay was 19 not out.
In the field Henry Hancock took 1-3 from his two overs and Hayden Byron 1-6. There were also two run outs.
Clarence Town never gave in but could manage just 53 in reply to Northern Suburbs Black’s 9-115. in under-12 division 1
In under-12 division 2, Paterson made 6/49 as they chased Karuah’s 2-108. For Karuah Max Long retired on 22 not out and Sam Bailey finished on 18no.
Paterson bowlers Nate Leadley got 1-6 and Felix Maynard 1-15
Jadon Hicks 7, Kain Lee 6 and Nate Leadley 5 were Paterson’s chief scorers. Karuah bowlers Caleb Pattison 2-12, James McCarthy 2-2 and Thomas Long 2-3 shared the wickeks
Gresford made 4-77 from their 20 overs chasing Eastern Suburbs 4-139. Blaze Basham top scored for Gresford with 20 and Daniel Craig was 19 not out.
Harrison Sellens (1-14) and Lochlon Fitzpatrick (1-7) got the wickets for Gresford.