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Second Division - Hall and Xavs take advantage of Caldy's day off
Saturday 1st September 2018

Northop Hall are the new leaders, two points ahead of Old Xaverians, as they both go ahead of Caldy who were without a match.

Northop Hall made short work at Spring View. They took 28 overs to bowl out the home side for 64 with Daniel Clubbe taking 6-28. James Hurlin (32*) and Alex Smith (30*) then hit the necessary runs in only 9.1 overs.  scorecard

Old Xaverians took maximum points at Pemberton Meadow where they reached 237-7d with Shaun Haigh hitting an unbeaten 100 from 112 balls with 13x4s and 3x6s. Josh Dilworth took 5-22 as Parkfield Liscard were bowled out for 136.  scorecard

Sutton reached 249-5d after 55 overs at the Rookery where Joe Smith (72) and Joseph Noctor (59) added 95 for the second wicket, Liam Simms taking 3-70. Left with 59 overs to reply, Southport Trinity closed on 176-8 with Will Marsh top score with 54, Liam Dodd 3-45.  scorecard

Maghull raced to 238-2d in 38 overs at Alder. Johnny Ring hit his third century of the season, 116 from 95 balls with 17x4s and 3x6s and added 185 for the first wicket with Paul Walters (59). An under strength Maghull used seven bowlers as Alder reached 155 all out after 42.2 overs.  scorecard

St Helens Town won the remaining match, beating Hightown St Mary's by three wickets at Ruskin Drive. Hightown batted first and reached 149 after 41.2 overs with Rob Kenny taking 6-29. Liam Gaskell (41) led Saints' reply as they reached 152-7 in 33.4 overs.  scorecard

results

 SECOND DIVISION 
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bonus points

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. . . .   . .   . .   .   . W W D/L D/L pen .
  P W WCn WDf T D (D) L LCn LDf ND (ND) Ab bat bwl bat bwl pts PTS    
. . 20 25 25 15 .   . -10 -10 5   5 . . . . . .    
1    Northop Hall 18   13   0   0   0   1   (0)   4   0   0   0   (0)   0   29   20   14   18   0   341    
2    Old Xaverians 18   13   0   0   0   0   (0)   5   0   0   0   (0)   0   22   29   9   19   0   339    
3    Caldy 18   13   0   0   0   2   (0)   2   0   0   1   (0)   0   18   15   8   18   0   324    
4    Sutton 18   10   0   0   1   2   (0)   4   0   0   0   (0)   1   16   14   18   18   0   286    
5    Maghull 19   6   0   0   2   3   (0)   7   0   0   0   (0)   1   18   5   32   31   0   241    
6    Spring View 18   7   0   0   0   3   (1)   5   0   0   1   (1)   2   17   8   15   26   1   220    
7    Southport Trinity 18   5   0   0   0   2   (0)   10   0   0   1   (0)   0   4   19   23   39   0   192    
8    St Helens Town 19   6   0   0   0   0   (0)   10   0   0   2   (0)   1   9   5   9   30   0   188    
9    Hightown St Mary's 18   4   0   0   0   4   (1)   8   0   0   1   (1)   1   0   14   31   39   0   174    
10    Parkfield Liscard 18   5   0   0   1   1   (0)   9   0   0   0   (0)   2   8   0   13   25   0   171    
11    Alder 18   0   0   0   0   0   (0)   18   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   26   36   0   72    

the above table has been amended to exclude the three matches involving Skelmersdale at the start of the season.

THE REMAINING MATCHES

Saturday September 8th Saturday September 15th
Hightown St Mary's v Maghull Alder v Hightown St Mary's
Northop Hall v Caldy Caldy v Sutton
Old Xaverians v Southport Trinity St Helens Town v Northop Hall
Parkfield Liscard v Alder Southport Trinity v Parkfield Liscard
Sutton v Spring View Spring View v Old Xaverians
(St Helens Town - no match) (Maghull - no match)