Saint Lucia: Northern Cluster wins another match of UK school cricket tournament 

Northern Cluster boys secured victory against St Martin School in the match of the UK 13 years and under school cricket teams tour of Saint Lucia on Monday, March 27, 2023. 

Saint Lucia: Northern Cluster wins another match of UK school cricket tournament 
Saint Lucia: Northern Cluster wins another match of UK school cricket tournament  Image Credits: Alton Crafton Facebook Page

Castries, Saint Lucia: Northern Cluster boys secured victory against St Martin School in the match of the UK 13 years and under school cricket teams tour of Saint Lucia on Monday, March 27, 2023. 

The UK 13 years and under school cricket teams tour of Saint Lucia continued on Monday, March 27, with St. Martin School coming up against the Northern Cluster Grassroots representative team under the floodlights at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

The Northern Cluster boys batting first made 159 for 5 in their allocation of 20 overs, with Aiden Scholar making 44, Kareem Francis 31 retired, Neil Poyotte 16 not out, Kanil Nelson 16 and Ethan Perneau 10.

In reply, St Martin School was dismissed for 95 in 20 overs.

The wicket takers for the Northern Cluster Grassroots team were; Kanil Nelson and Troy Prospare with two wickets each and one wicket each to Dante Eugene, Tristan Wilson, Aiden Scholar, Neil Poyotte and Kareem Francis.

Alton Crafton asked the public to note the standings for the Semi-Final places in the 2023 Ministry of Youth Development and Sports Schools Under 19, 50 Over Cricket Tournament after the quarterfinal matches.

  • #1 St Lucia Sports Academy (NRR: 5.91)
  • #2 Choiseul Secondary (NRR: 5.40)
  • #3 Leon Hess Comprehensive (NRR: 4.43)
  • #4 St Mary’s College (NRR: 1.18)
  • The matchups are as follows: (#1 vs #4 & #2 vs #3).

Saint Lucia Sports Academy vs St Mary’s College @ Gros Islet Playing Field. Choiseul Secondary vs Leon Hess Comprehensive @ Piaye Playing Field. Both semi-final matches take place on Wednesday, March 29, 2023.

Alton Crafton added, “Good luck to all.” 

The Northern Cluster Grassroots/ Ministry of Youth Development and Sports/ Gros Islet Community After-school Cricket Training Program continued on Friday, March 24, 2023, with yet another Beach Recovery Session at Reduit Beach. 

The Northern Cluster Grassroots/ Ministry of Youth Development and Sports/ Gros Islet Community After-school Cricket Training Program continued on Thursday, March 23, 2023 with a general training session at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground of Saint Lucia.