‘Dales 2nds maintain promotion charge

FYLINGDALES 2nds maintained their promotion push in division B of the Derwent Valley League by skittling out rivals Snainton 2nds for a measly 112 all out.

The top scorer for the Scarborough area team was Nick Chapman, who managed 30 runs.

Bill Estill was the pick of the Fylingdales bowlers, taking 5 for 62, with Theo Clarke and Ben Hogarth taking two wickets each.

The Fylingdales’ reply started poorly with skipper Will Barber out for a duck off the 10th ball, bowled by 15-year-old Hope Jennings.

John Beech came to the crease and scored a steady 50 and along with Chris Shrimpton, who added 37, took the score to 103.

The winning runs were scored by Theo Clarke in the 21st over to maintain Fylingdales’ promotion push.

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