Roles and Responsibilities for 2020/2021 (Updated 5.5.21)

Committee Members

Club President – James Lean

Vice President – Mike Evans

Junior Vice President – Finlay Saunders

Club Secretary – Olli Bennet (Contact:

Club Treasurer – Matthew Latimer

Child Protection Officer – Pat Cronin

Committee Members – Abbi Thorpe, William Ford, Nuwan Eshwara, Alex Green, Jon Ford, Paul Pacey, 


1st XI and Club Captain -Shaun Thomas

1st XI Vice Captain – Will’ Ford

2nd XI Captain – Mike Evans

2nd XI Vice Captain(s) – Finlay Saunders

Batting Coaches (Snr) – Mike Evans, Alex Green

Fielding Coaches (Snr) – Will Ford, Shaun Thomas

Bowling Coaches (Snr) – Paul Pacey

Ground maintenance – Mike Evans

Youth Coaches (Jnr Wildcats) – Will Ford, Abbi Thorp, Finlay Saunders, Jon Ford.

Allstars and “Tiddlers” coaches – Alex Green, Richard Smith, Mark Tucker

Community Coaches – Will Ford, Abbi Thorp, Finlay Saunders, Jon Ford, Alex Green.

COVID 19 Monitors – James Lean

Highland Cricket Development Group contact (HCDG) – Jon Ford (

Sub Committees

Coaching and Development Sub Committee


To improve player and team performance* within the context of an amateur club. This will include;

NCCC principles and values

Player enjoyment

Having due regard to health, safety and longevity.

*Performance means technical abilities in batting, fielding and bowling, fitness, teamwork, consistency and contribution to club responsibilities and ethics.

  • Chair – Paul Pacey
  • Member – Mike Evans
  • Member – Shaun Thomas
  • Member – William Ford

Junior Cricket Development

Newly formed for 2021 season

Objectives – taken from the draft Club Development Plan

  1. Maximise the number of young players participating in the Club’s Junior Section, within the limits of the Club’s resources
  2. Provide structured participation opportunities for all players to improve and develop their skills within the Club, from 5yrs to under 16 and beyond
  3. Maximise the retention and involvement of young players within the senior Club once they progress from Junior cricket  
  4. Provide all players with appropriate access to opportunities in District and County programmes
  5. Develop working relationships with our local community via its Primary and Secondary schools 

Committee Members

  • Abbi Thorp
  • Alex Green
  • Jon Ford
  • Michael Thorp
  • William Ford