Excellent play from young cricketer
CRICKETER Ciaran Dougherty has put on a master class performance at the State Championships.
Dougherty played in the Wide Bay Under-14 team at the Queensland State Championships on the Gold Coast in De- cember.
Opening the batting against Sunshine Coast, Dougherty piled on the runs on his way to a score of 92.
His excellent innings was the second highest of the tournament.
Wide Bay played five one-day games of 55 overs per side.
The boys won against the Sunshine Coast and were cruising to another victory against North Queensland until rain interrupted play.
The team lost to Far North, Central Queensland and Metropolitan South West.
Dougherty averaged 27 runs in the tournament.
The Gold Coast team took out the State Championship, which was competed between 12 teams.
FOUR MORE: Ciaran Dougherty stacks up the runs for Wide Bay under-14s.