Cowaramup chase title defence
Cowaramup are hoping to defend their A-grade premiership win after beating Yallingup-Oddbods at Barnard Turf last Saturday.
YOBS won the toss, but Cowaramup batted first, scoring nine for 199. Mike Hibberd hit 40 for the Bulls, while new skipper Sam Beridge hit 32.
But the Bulls’ success did not continue in the B-grade.
The home side fell to Dunsborough in the first innings. Dunsborough’s Nathan Whitney and Ben Danaher batted well, hitting 55 and 43 respectively, while Cowaramup’s Robert Menzies was the best batsman for the team, hitting 55.
St Mary’s beat Margaret River Hawks in the A-grade competition at Bovell Turf.
The Hawks won the toss and batted first, but could not secure a win. Import Rumesh Silva batted well in his first game of the season, hitting 55.
Margaret River also fell to YOBS in the B-grade competition at Barnard Hardwicket. YOBS took the win in the first innings.
YOBS’ David Cameron hit 59 and Ethan Piggott hit 46 for the game.