Hilton beat Michaelhouse to win Sunfoil Night Series

2014-02-18 00:00

HILTON College beat rivals Michaelhouse by four wickets on Friday to claim the Sunfoil Night Series when the two schools met in the final played at the Pietermaritzburg Oval.

It was revenge for Hilton who lost to their rivals last year.

In their 20 overs, Michaelhouse could only manage 118/4. Jason Marshall was their best batsman, scoring 45 runs, while Nick Glassock was unbeaten on 34 at the end of their innings.

Hilton’s T. Renchard took two wickets for 12 runs.

In reply, Hilton reached the target of 119 with six wickets down. Jaryd Edy scored 48 while A. Curtis scored 23. Dale Beckley was Michaelhouse’s most dangerous bowler as he finished the game with figures of 3/11.

Hilton ended up winning the game by four wickets. It was their second win over Michaelhouse in the competition as they previously beat them in their last round-robin game by 10 runs.

Scores in brief

FINAL: Michaelhouse: 118/4 (Jason Marshall 45, Nick Glassock 34*, T Renchard 2/12)

Hilton: 119/6 (Jaryd Edy 48, A Curtis 23, Dale Beckley 3/11)

Result: Hilton won by 4 wickets

Other results

Wednesday: Hilton: 116/3 (Ross Talmage 25, A Curtis 23, Jaryd Edy 43*)

Michaelhouse: 106/7 (Bradley Roberts 27, Nick Glassock 29*)

Result: Hilton won by 10 runs

St Charles: 107/8 (Zach Koutsouris 30, Mac Knoble 31*, David Small 4/8)

Maritzburg: 111/4 (Bradley Hope 45, Shaun Wormington 25, James Martin 14*)

Result: Maritzburg College won by 6 wickets

Tuesday: Michaelhouse: 183/4 (Bradley Roberts 86, Jason Marshall 37*, Sohail Mahmoud 2/26)

Maritzburg College: 80 all out (Matthew Ward 18, Cameron Oldfield 4/19, George Rowles 3/15)

Result: Michaelhouse won by 83 runs

Michaelhouse: 126/8 (Brandon Tattam 49, Nick Glassock 24, Marc Knoble 4/11, Ferdie Luttig 4/17)

St Charles: 97/7 (Brent Kennedy 35, Jodie Saayman 14*, James de Chastelain 2/15)

Result: Michaelhouse won by 29 runs

Monday: Hilton: 130/5 (Ross Talmage 40, Gavin Morris 28*, Jonty Jewels 20*, David Small 1/15)

Maritzburg: 121/8 (Bradley Hope 30, Shaun Wormington 24, Adam Wiffen 29*, Steven Reeves 3/28)

Result: Hilton won by 9 runs

St Charles: 128/8

Hilton: 116/6

Result: St Charles won by 12 runs.

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