Budleigh CC Colt awards – top honours for James Alford and Matt Shaw-Smith
PUBLISHED: 11:29 10 September 2017 | UPDATED: 11:30 10 September 2017
Despite a wet evening, members turned out in force last Friday for the Budleigh Salterton Cricket Clubs Colts section awards evening.
Budleigh CC 2017 Colts Awards
The Budleigh CC Under-13 team members with their awards.
The Budleigh CC 'first year' colt cricketers with their coaches. The new intake at Ottermouth made great progress on their first season.
Budleigh 2nd XI skipper Dan Messom presents Matt Shaw-Smith with the Budleigh CC Senior Colt of the Year trophy
Budleigh CC 2nd XIi skipper Dan Messom presents James Alford with the Junior Colt of the Year award.
The evening was compared by colts coordinator Jon Whitfield and club secretary Sean Mills who commented on another successful season and on the excellent team and individual performances during the season.
He thanked the professional coaches the club had engaged ,team managers and parent volunteers for all their hard work and dedication.
Following the presentation of the individual team awards and medal presentations the clubs’ second team captain Dan Messom presented the awards.
James Alford went home with the Budleigh CC Junior Colt of the Year award and the trophy for the Senior Colt of the Year went to Matt Shaw-Smith.
Floral presentations, together with a resounding round of thanks, were made to the club’s Friday night catering team and the bar management.
This coming Friday (September 15) sees the club host the senior awards evening and that will then see the club shut down for the winter ahead of reopening next year for the 2018 season.