Thursday, August 15, 2013
Exmouth Under-15s were beaten at the semi-final stage on Finals day of the County Sport KO Cup played at Ottermouth, Budleigh on Sunday.
Exeter batted first and were restricted to 106-7.
Five different Exmouth bowlers claimed wickets with Ryan Schaefler (2-24), bagging two in as many balls.
The other wicket takers were Jack England (1-26), Harry Conway (2-9), Ed Hurley (2-28) and Finlay Marks (2-11).
In reply Exmouth were bowled out for 69 with Harry Conway the only batsman into double figures with his knock of 17.
Ollie Toomey and Ryan Schaefler both had knocks of eight.
Exeter were then well beaten in the final by Ottery St Mary.
The finals proved to be a big success, thanks in no small way to the hard working and of Budleigh folk who ensured it all went well
Besides groundsman Chris Gore, Budleigh’s representative from the Colts/Youth set up were Karl Short, Ray Dawson and Conrad Thomas.
Julie Short, Tracie Gillies and Carol Spalding also contributed greatly to ensure a splendid day was hand by all.