Fenland’s cricketing stars celebrate successful season with club awards
FENLAND’S cricketing stars sealed a successful season by picking up top awards from their clubs.
Australian star Matt Wilcox picked up March’s player of the year after he scored 892 runs and took 48 wickets in a memorable Tucker Premier Division campaign.
Club chairman Les Mills was named as club man of the year while his son Stuart Mills won the Sunday first XI player of the year.
Tyler Phillips was young player of the year while David Hodson took home the most improved player prize. Girls player of the year was Emma Alterton.
Meanwhile, Chatteris’ Kurt Cunningham celebrated his most successful season with the bat by taking home three awards.
The powerful opener won batsman of the year, performance of the year and a special engraved tankard for scoring more than 1,000 runs.
Full March CC awards:
- 1 Man taken to hospital with serious injuries after B1098 crash
- 2 Family escape 'devastating fire' that ripped through home
- 3 Leslie 'faster, fitter, happier' after losing 10 stone in four months
- 4 House fire that killed two children will not have further electrical checks
- 5 Family pleased with 'huge reaction' thanks to charity Christmas lights
- 6 Cambridgeshire individual diagnosed with Covid-19 Omicron variant
- 7 Bus ‘wars', Aids, Ely parking and a ’vote for fen man – for fen people’
- 8 Rachael takes bronze at national hairdressing competition
- 9 Primary school plans for new town take step forward
- 10 Four charged with modern slavery crimes on one woman
Girls Players Player of the Year: Katie Linard
Girls Most Improved Player of the Year: Dannielle Green
Girls Player of the Year: Emma Alterton
Most Improved Player: David Hodson
Young Player of the Year: Tyler Phillips
Club Person of the Year: Les Mills
4th X1 Player Player of the Year: Sam Mason
3rd X1 Player Player of the Year: Jamie Stimpson
Sunday 2nd X1 Player of the Year: Jake Beart
Saturday 2nd X1 Player of the Year: Callum Young
Sunday 1st X1 Player of the Year: Stuart Mills
Saturday 1st X1 Player of the Year: Matt Wilcox