Some fantastic results this season from our Junior players – amazing reading. The Coaches have been uploading brief match reports after most of the games so far this season – some incrediable performaces from all of our young members o often against much larger Clubs so really big Well Done All.
29th June – Under 15’s v Ickelford CC
The U11 8 a side team lost out to Ickleford tonight who out …
Match reports for Sat 30th June 2018
Preston v Watford, SHCL Div 2A
Preston’s fine unbeaten start to the season came to an end with a disappointing 45 run defeat against 3rd placed Watford in Herts Division 2A.
Not surprisingly the visitors won the toss and elected to bat first on a good surface with a lightning quick outfield. Preston’s new ball pair of Mark Waters and James Stevens got them off to …
Match reports for Sat 23rd and Sun 24th June 2018.
Preston v Berkhamstead, SHCL Div 2A
Preston continued their winning run and remain top of Herts Division 2A thanks to a hard fought 25 run victory over Berkhamsted, with their Australian all-rounder Lewis Balcombe playing a starring role.
Winning the toss and electing to bat first on a good surface with small square boundaries, Preston made a splendid start to their innings as …
Match reports for Saturday 16th / Sunday 17th June 2018
Preston v Holtwhites Trinibis, Saturday June 16th SHCL Div 2A
Preston were indebted to a splendid match winning 103* from Jack Stevens to put them clear at the top of Saracens Herts Division 2A, as they defeated Holtwhites Trinibis by 3 wickets while rivals Hitchin lost for the first time this season.
Despite losing the toss and being asked to bowl first, Preston …
Match reports from 9/10 June 2018
Preston v St Albans SHCL Div 2A
Preston continued on their winning way thanks to another superb all round team performance, resulting in an 88 run victory over St Albans.
After being inserted by the visitors Preston’s opening pair of Lewis Balcombe and James Stevens (40) laid the perfect platform for the latter hitters as they put on 115 runs for the 1st wicket by …
Match reports for Saturday 26th May 2018
Preston 1st XI v Northwood SHCL Div 2A
Preston produced their most accomplished display of the season with a comprehensive 8 wicket victory over Northwood.
For the first time this season Preston were asked to bowl first and they set about their task in fantastic fashion with both opening bowlers Mark Waters (10/3/18/0) and James Stevens (6/1/15/0) bowling with great skill and control, however …
Preston have reached the regional final of the National Village Cup for the second successive year after a thrilling last over victory by 4 runs at Northchurch. Needing 7 to win with 3 wickets in hand, Northchurch lost all 3 as Max bowled faultlessly and Preston fielded brilliantly. We will now play Langleybury at home on Sunday 10th June.
Batting first, Preston got off to a bad start, losing …
All the match reports from Sat 19th and Sunday 20th May 2018
Preston v Abbots Langley SHCL Div 2A
Preston maintained their winning start to the season with another hard fought victory this time by 11 runs over their hosts Abbots Langley in Herts Division 2A.
Preston skipper Max Anderson had no hesitation on batting first on what looked a good surface after winning the toss, and they reached the 20 …
Match reports for Saturday May 5th 2018
Preston 1st XI v Totteridge Millhillians 2nd XI SHCL Div 2A
Preston kicked off their Herts Division 2A campaign with a hard fought and thrilling victory away against newly promoted Totteridge Millhillians 2s.
On losing the toss and being asked to bat first Preston made excellent progress reaching 104 without loss by the 22nd over, with the aggressive Pete Murrell (66) and the patient James Stevens …