Cricket: Teen Smith helps Haxey into next round

Cricket stock photo. Cricket ball against boundary  rope. (d14051261)
Cricket stock photo. Cricket ball against boundary rope. (d14051261)

Haxey Seconds are in action in the next round of the George Marshall Cup after victory over Normanby Park.

Fourteen-year-old Tom Smith starred in that match, knocking Park for 82 runs unscathed and enjoying a fruitful partnership with skipper Jeremy Evans.

See the full report in this week’s Epworth Bells (out every Thursday).

Here are the next round matches:

GEORGE MARSHALL CUP 2ND ROUND

Alkborough v Bracebridge Heath 2nds

Messingham v Cleethorpes 2nds

Louth 2nds v Nettleham

Caistor Town v Barton Town

Owmby v Haxey 2nds

Alford v Grimsby Town

Hibaldstow v Broughton

Scunthorpe Town v Scothern

BOB WELTON CUP 2ND ROUND

Barton Town 2nds v Scunthorpe Town 2nds

Broughton 2nds v Alkborough 2nds

Cherry Willingham 2nds v Caistor Town 2nds

Scothern 2nds v Cleethorpes 3rds

Fixtures to be played on Saturday, June 22.