A good win against Highland yesterday but had the nerves jangling towards the end with a great rearguard last wicket innings from the visitors. A run out by James Lean brought the very exciting game to an end. Please Counties =>
Yesterday, the 26th July, we heard from Lifescan that our application for funding to help with our youth development had been successful. A cheque for £1000 has been given to Dave Dugdale – the Club Captain. Lifescan are a major =>
So, you’ve spent all day playing cricket in Elgin and were wondering where your cars keys were. “They must be in my bag” you say, “I’ll have good search when we get back to the car park in Inverness” As =>
Thanks to Forres CC for the shots
An interesting/ random comment from the weekends game at Forres. One of the tea ladies said to me that we have “a lot of teaspoons at Northern Counties”. She might have a point !!
Our Latest signing – we’ll call him “X” to protect him from agents – is looking good in the nets with bat and ball. Needs beefing up, but that will come. Welcome to the family.
Our favourite supporter, Dickie, spotted with his preferred tipple just before he went on the rampage in town. What’s going on? He normally gets through half a dozen mugs of tea during a game. We think the woman in =>
Today we play top of the table Forres on their patch. Always a tough one and after last weeks strange result we need to remember that we outplayed both teams at the cricket. More of the same urgency and energy =>
This weekend sees the 1st team travel to Moray to face table toppers Forres. Counties looking strong even with the absent Shaun Thomas (work) Boomer Leckie (injured) and S Donald (family commitments). Counties line up with; D Dugdale (c) W =>
The next committee meeting will be at the Crown Court Hotel on the 26th July at 6.30 pm