U11A rounders v Maidwell

U11A Girls Rounders v Maidwell
on Wednesday 14th May

On Wednesday 14th May 2014 the U11 A team played at home against Maidwell Hall. They won the toss and chose to field first. On our first go we all seemed nervous and did not score anything but on Gracie’s (despite having a bad finger), Eloise’s and Jojo’s second goes they each scored an amazing rounder. Clemmie, Mia and Caitlin joined us for this match and all seemed determined and played very well. Well done to them! Antonia scored three tremendous rounders and Gracie scored another one. By the end of the first innings we had scored 11 rounders.
When our turn came to field, we were confident and they did not score anything on their first go. Gracie caught someone out. We fielded well and stumped three girls out. By the end of the innings they had scored 1 ½ rounders. Our turn came to bat again and Gracie scored an outstanding three more rounders and Pippa and Molly both scored an excellent rounder. We scored another 10 rounders, scoring 21 in total. When our turn came to field again we were more determined, as the parents supported us and cheered us on. Gracie and Georgina caught someone out. Our fielding slightly let us down as we lost focus and panicked leading them to score a rounder. Molly caught a superb catch and got a girl out at inner. By the end they had scored another rounder making the score 21-2 ½ to us. The team was Molly Johnson, Gracie Fraser, Josephine Chawner, Antonia Veary, Freya Astill, Pippa Neal, Eleanor Benson, Eloise Furber, Georgina Tyler (captain) joined by Clemmie Parr, Mia Rhodes and Caitlin Musto. Well done to the whole team! An excellent win!

By Georgina Tyler (Capt.)

Player of the Match – Antonia Veary whose batting has moved onto another level. She scored 4 rounders