Howick top KZN side at Weston Week

2013-10-01 00:00

IN addition to Michaelmas Week, there was the Weston Festival at Weston and Clifton went on tour to Gauteng during the September holidays.

Over the four days at Weston Week, playing eight T20 games, Howick were the top KZN school, winning six of their eight matches. They lost two matches, both against Hans Moore from Benoni, the second in the final.

Howick beat Cumberwood, Heron Bridge from Gauteng, Pionier from Vryheid, Weston, Maritzburg Christian School and Bloemfontein’s Louis Botha.

There were some great individual performances by Howick players. In the bowling department Lishen Reddy took 5/17 in four overs against Cumberwood and Josh Foster 5/6, including a hat trick, against Louis Botha. Matthew Webb top-scored with 75 in the final against Hans Moore, with other half centuries scored twice by Foster and others by Damien van Jaarsveld and Brendan Stead.

Howick players won most of the awards presented after the final game.

Clifton played two T20 matches on their tour to Pretoria at the end of last term, losing by 10 runs against St Alban’s and winning against the Northerns Development side. In the four limited overs games, they won three — against the Northerns Development team, Menlo Park and Montana. The loss was against Centurion.

Three batsmen scored half centuries, with Obeid Mulla scoring two. The best bowling performance was by Brad Wheal, who captured five wickets against Menlo Park.


T20: St Alban’s 124-8; Clifton 114-7: Lost by 10 runs

Northerns Dev 148-7; Clifton 152-2 (Niemand 60*, Mulla 62*): Won by 8 wkts.

Limited Overs: Menlo Park 225 (Wheal 5/30); Clifton 229-4 (Niemand 45, Mulla 39, Scott 33): Won by 6 wkts

Clifton 174 (Mulla 32, Cryer 35); Centurion 175-2: Lost by 8 wkts.

Montana 139 (Rossler 3/19) Clifton 142-3 (Mulla 59*. Scott 39): Won by 7 wkts.

Clifton 176-8 (Logan 32, Forbes 38) Northerns Dev 133-6: Won by 43 runs.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.