U13 Girls crowned National Champions 2011
Lancashire Girls U13s have triumphed as National Champions after beating Sussex in the final today (Wednesday 31 August).
Yesterday the girls won their semi-final clash against Somerset with ease by bowling them out for 27 runs. In reply Lancashire knocked off the runs in 5 overs with no wickets lost, therefore winning by 10 wickets.
The final against Sussex was played at Denby CC today with highlights of the day's events below.
Final Highlights - as it happened
11:00: Sussex win toss and put Lancashire in to bat.
11:15: Lancashire 25 for 0 off 4 overs.
11:52: Lancashire 81 for 0 off 15 overs (half way).
12:56: Lancashire 176 for 7 off 30 overs innings closed, Emma Lamb 74.
13:54: Sussex 36 for 4.
13:59: Sussex 36 for 6 off 8 overs.
14:04: Sussex 36 for 7.
14:10: Sussex 40 for 8.
14:12: Sussex 41 for 9.
14:16: Sussex 46 all out.
Lancashire crowned National Champions for 2011.
Well done to all the team, including: players, coaching staff and parents on this great achievement.
For a report on the semi-final and final please select: Jenny Laycock's blog.