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The club has found the going tougher in Division 1 this summer after a successful third-placed finish in 2017. The side currently sit eighth with a handful of games to play.
The club recently hosted an 80s tribute night where nearly 200 people were in attendance. Thanks go to all those that helped organise the event.
2017 Season review
The first team finished third in Division One of the Mid-Essex league which was way above pre-season expectations. The first eleven had gained back-to-back promotion in the previous 2 seasons and were looking to consolidate their position.
Dave Cummins led the side and finished as leading run scorer with 492. Terry Stiffell recorded the highest innings with 99 not-out at Springfield.
Andy Mee topped the wicket takers list with 37 whilst Connor Hayman had the best figures of 5/30 against Writtle.
The second team were led to their third successive promotion as they won division 6. Andy Smith led the side and was indebted to the runs of Matt Snowdon (542) who regularly anchored the innings. Jon Butterwick recorded the highest score and in the process made his maiden league hundred against Great Baddow.
Joss Corby led the way with the ball setting a new record for 2nd team wickets in a season with 36. Dave Mason had the best figures of 6/11.
The newly formed third team played 12 friendly fixtures, winning twice. Vince Mears led the side and finished as leading run-scorer with 272, whilst Jacob Snowdon made the highest score with 55*.
Harry Hylton claimed the most wickets (13) and Tommy Brewster had the best figures (4/20) against Rayleigh.
The Sunday side fulfilled 25 fixtures with one being abandoned due to rain. Opportunities were given to all and all players made contributions.
1st Team: Terry Stiffell
2nd Team: Joss Corby
Sunday: Jack Taylor
3rd Team: Charlie Paris
Young Player: Louis Barrell
Tony Cowell: Jon Butterwick
Most Runs: Dave Cummins
Most Wickets: Jack Taylor
Supporters Player: Paul Potten
AGM 5th December 2017
The following officers were elected
Chairman: Graham Raven
President: Chris Mee
Vice-Chairman: Jon Butterwick
Hon Secretary: Richard Emerson
Hon Treasurer: Richard Emerson
Fixture Secretary: Dave Cummins
Child Welfare Officer: Mike Clay
1st Team Captain: Dave Cummins
2nd Team Captain: Glen Hylton
3rd Team Captain: Vince Mears
Sunday Team Captain: Dave Cummins
T20 Team Captain: Jack Taylor
Colts Organiser: Dave Cummins
Bar Manager: Glen Hylton
Tea Co-ordinator: Julie Raven
Groundsmen: Glen Hylton & Mick Emerson
Committee Members: Darren Shipton, Mick Taylor & Andy Smith
1st Team: Vacant
2nd Team: Dave Mason
3rd Team: Alfie Bailey
Sunday Team: Vacant
The club wishes to thank all of the individuals and businesses from both within and outside the club for their support in 2017. If anyone wishes to sponsor the club in 2018 please contact Dave Cummins. Sponsorships start from £15 (match day sponsors) with a range of page sizes available for adverts in the handbook.
Particular thanks to G & B Finch for their generous support of the Community Cricket Day