• Posted: 8th Sep 2015
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Seconds Complete Great Escape

Match reports for the final week of the league season, September 5th 2015

Andy Riant, Iain Williamson and Glenn Thompson led the 2nd XI’s heroic victory at Hatfield Crusaders to defy the odds and the drop, while the 1sts said goodbye to Sam Crea with a lucklustre performance against Northwood that was dominated once again by Jack Steven’s batting.

Preston 1st XI v Northwood, SHCL Div 2A

Mark Waters reports:

Preston CC entertained visitors …

Super Garnham does it again & a double win over Radlett

Match reports for August 29th/30th 2015

John Garnham’s 138 for the 3rds capped a terrific day for the club as the 1sts and 2nds did the double over Radlett, with the 2nd XI’s triumph keeping their hopes of survival alive into the final week of the league season.

Preston 1st XI v Radlett 2nd XI, SHCL Div 2A

Special correspondent Mark Waters, embedded with the 1st XI, sent us this report from Middlesex’s …

A full house of defeats

A poor Saturday for Preston as all four XIs fell to defeats.

Preston 1st XI v Leverstock Green, SHCL Div 2A

Preston entertained SHCL Div 2A leaders Leverstock Green on Saturday, but once again they failed to fire with the bat and let the visitors take home another deserved victory.

Preston won the toss and decided to bat first on a dry wicket. However, they were soon in trouble losing Warren Hearne …

Wins for 3rds & 4ths as senior sides disappoint

Match reports from the 15th and 16th August 2015:

Preston 1st XI v St Albans, SHCL Div 2A

A woeful batting display didn’t do Preston any favours when they visited Clarence Park for the first time in a few years to play St Albans CC, who are languishing at the bottom of Div 2A.

St Albans won the toss and elected to take first knock on a very recently prepared wicket. Preston …

Victory from defeat’s jaws, & more record breaking batting

Match reports for August 8th & 9th 2015

The 1sts plucked victory from the brink of defeat, while Casey Hughes and Andy Riant’s record-breaking 9th wicket partnership was the highlight of a bizarre drawn game for the 2nds.

Preston 1st XI v Holtwhites Trinibis SHCL Div 5A

Preston were fortunate to come away with an important and unexpected victory over visitors Holtwhites Trinibis, in what was otherwise a rather poor all round …

New records for Jack Stevens & Terry Neale

Match reports for August 1/2 2015.

Three wins out of four for the club in the Herts League on Saturday, topped by new club records for Jack Stevens in the firsts and Terry Neale in the fourths.

Preston 1st XI v Northchurch, SHCL Div 2A

Jack Stevens followed up his record league century last week with another three figure knock on Saturday, becoming the first Preston 1st XI player to record back-to-back 100s …

Superb 100s for Jack Stevens & Chris Cole

July 25th 2015

Saturday’s league matches were dominated by fantastic centuries from Jack Stevens in the 1st XI and Chris Cole in the 2nds:

Preston 1st XI v Ickleford 1st XI SHCL Div 2A

Jack Stevens struck a record score of 140 for Preston 1st XI in the Saracens Herts League on Saturday as his side drew with local visitors Ickleford.

Preston skipper David Fleckney won the toss and elected to bat first, …

Two defeats, two draws, & some Sunday fun

Match reports for July 18th/19th 2015

Preston 1st X1 v Old Owens 1st X1 – SHCL Div 2A

Mark Waters reports……

Preston travelled to Old Owens on Saturday for their second encounter of the 2015 season. Skipper David Fleckney won the toss and decided to take the first knock on a dry pitch, but Preston were very soon in big trouble. Reliable opener Warren Hearne got a snorter from Owen’s fast bowler Lane …

3rds thrash Hatfield as 1sts draw with strong Watford

Match reports for 11th/12th July 2015.

Preston v Watford Town, SHCL Div 2A

Preston held visitors Watford Town to a draw in the teams’ second clash of the new format Saracens Herts League Div 2A season on Saturday. The toss was won by Watford and they decided to take first knock on a dry wicket.

From the off the Preston bowlers had their work cut out to try and bowl a …

  • Posted: 7th Jul 2015
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Super week for Preston’s Juniors

Ashley Catlin reports on last week’s packed programme of games for our Juniors:

Preston Vrs Harpenden under 11 eight a side

Preston make it a Hat trick of County finals

The last week of the league season saw the unbeaten under 11 eight a side team take on second place Harpenden at the field of dreams, Knowing 8 points were needed to qualify the boys were happy to bat first. …