• Posted: 30th Jun 2015
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Junior cricket match reports

Ashley Catlin brings us Colts match reports from the last couple of weeks:

Preston under 9 vrs Datchworth

Preston played under sunny skies, batting first the boys batted sensibly although a little slow at times to post a decent total of 276/5 in their overs. The boys have learnt to take the extras as we accumulated 62 Extras and relied on the hard hitting of Harry and Elliott to post …

  • Posted: 29th Jun 2015
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Firsts beat table topping Radlett 2nds

After two wet weekends Preston’s sides were back in action on Saturday, led by a memorable victory for the 1st XI against top-of-the-table Radlett IIs.

Ace correspondent Mark Waters reports from the Field of Dreams:

The sun shone finally to see Preston 1st X1 defeat Radlett 2nd X1 in their first 2015 encounter in Div 2A.

Radlett won the toss and decided to take first knock on a flat looking Preston wicket in …

  • Posted: 29th Jun 2015
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Massive week of Colts Cricket at Preston!

Massive week of Colts Cricket at Preston.

The under 11s have a big week of cricket which could see them reach 2 county finals:

First up Monday (29th June) at the Field of Dreams vrs Harpenden in the 8 a side competition, 8 bonus points will see the boys through to finals day.

Thursday 2nd July – part one of the Shoot out against Hitchin , Venue Maydoncroft Farm Gosmore. 6pm. …

  • Posted: 11th Jun 2015
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Latest junior cricket reports

4th June 2015

Ashley Catlin with the latest news and reports from our Junior sides:

Preston under 12 vrs Weston

Preston got back on tracks after the defeat to Hitchin. With Jack, Olly and Pushan coming into the team this strengthened the batting . On being inserted Guy and Jack made a good start with Jack finding the boundary and singles being taken. Guy departed for a couple and …

  • Posted: 9th Jun 2015
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Dave “Mad Dog” Allen, Remembered…

Dave “Mad Dog” Allen passed away last summer playing the game he loved. A shock to everyone that new him and played alongside him; not a day passes when we all don’t think of our friend.

The Allen Family, Friends and Fellow members of Preston Cricket Club met on a fine Saturday morning to remember Dave and for the Allen family to donate a beautiful bench to the Club in remembrance …

Grand Slam Saturday!

Match reports for Saturday 6th June 2015.

It was “Grand Slam Saturday” for Preston CC as all four sides won their Saracens Herts League fixtures.

Preston 1sts v Holtwhites Trinibis 1sts, SHCL Div 2A
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Looking to build on their recent run of success a buoyed up Preston travelled to Holtwhites Trinibis on Saturday in the 5th round of Div 2A 50/50 matches.

Preston took first knock and openers Warren Hearne …

Victory for the 1sts in a tight clash with Northchurch

Match reports for 30th May 2015

Preston 1sts v Northchurch, SHCL Div 2A
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Cricinfo’s George Dobell reports from the Field of Dreams.

Sorry, I meant Mark Waters.

Preston find themselves sitting in 5th spot after a thrilling game against Northchurch in the Div 2A 50/50 encounter.

After a morning spent remembering Preston player and dear friend, Dave “Mad Dog” Allen, and receiving a …