Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Budleigh Salterton Cricket Club held their Colts Academy annual awards ceremony last Friday evening.
The club president, Lord Clinton attending the event accompanied by Lady Clinton. Club vice chairman Jonathan Baumber in his welcome speech to the large attendance spoke of the importance of the clubs colts academy and the successes of this season.
He thanked all of the parents for their splendid support and in particular the colts managers and coaches for all their hard work singling out colts co-ordinator Karl Short who had done a splendid job in his first season in the role. Thanking also club secretary Kevin Curran for organising the event and the splendid trophies that were later presented to all, the youngsters.
Bouquets were presented to Lady Clinton and to Julie Short for all her work for the colts.
All of the colts received medals or plaques. As in past years for each of the clubs six colts teams were there was presented individual awards for batting, bowling, fielding and a managers award .
The Junior Colt of the Year award was won by James Doble and the Senior Colt of the Year award went to Harry Collison.