Laura Marshall Profile
1st X1 Player Profile 2012
Name: Laura Marshall
Cricket Club: Lindal Moor Cricket Club
Cricketing Honours : Super 4’s 2011, Cumbria’s highest run scorer, leading wicket taker 2010 with 18. Captained Cumbria on 2 or 3 occasions. On the EPP setup for 3 years.
Favourite Cricket Ground: Barnton CC Cheshire
Roles – Opening bowler for Cumbria at all ages. Batted number 3 for Cumbria
Who has made the biggest impact on your cricket so far: Jonathan Hall, was head coach at Cumbria for 3 years when I was aged 13. Steve Benson Cumbria coach for 2 years I was there helped me a lot with my batting.
Your best performance: Getting the highest score for Cumbria with 93 runs. 4/13 against Durham.
What you made start playing cricket: Watching my cousins playing for Ulverston and they asked me to play as they were short. Then I signed up the following week aged 9.
Goals for 2012 season: Laura moved to Lancashire for the 2012 season from Cumbria. Score my first 100 and take my first 5 wickets in a match.
Long term goals: To be the best that I can and to reach the highest level.
Other sports: Played football for Blackburn Rovers for 2 years, still playing for my college team.