Welcome to the website of Bar Hill Cricket Club.
Youth training takes place every Wednesday at 6pm on the Village Green. Cost is £25 per child for the 2018 season. For more information, please contact David Allsopp, Youth Team Co-ordinator.
New Players Required
Bar Hill Cricket Club currently has an adult Saturday league team competing in the CCA Junior League and a Midweek team competing in the CBHL The club also arranges several friendly matches each season. We always welcome new players of any ability. For more information or to join, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 9th June 2018 - Newton v Bar Hill - Scorecard
Bar Hill visited Newton at their picturesque ground, with a large herd of bovine spectators. Bar Hill won the toss and chose to field. Newton raced to 333-1, with one of their opening batsmen hitting 197 not out. Despite a lot of hard work in the field with only 10 men (well 9 men and 1 woman!), wickets were hard to come by. Luke Barber took the only Bar Hill wicket, with Jake Curry claiming the catch. In reply, Peter Stockton (16) and Paul Stimpson (18) gave Bar Hill a steady start. Phil Orvis scored a determined 52 not out (Bar Hill's first 50 of the season), sharing partnerships with 7 other players, and was instrumental in Bar Hill batting out their full 40 overs for a total of 112-8.
Saturday 2nd June 2018 - Histon III v Bar Hill - Scorecard
Bar Hill took the short journey along the A14 to play Histon. Histon won the toss and asked Bar Hill to bat. Bar Hill posted 122-10. Jodds Barber top scored with 25, closely followed by Sam Clare with 23. Scott Underhay (15) and Tom Page (12) added a valuable 30 for the 9th wicket. Histon III were ahead of required run rate until Sam Clare came on to bowl - 8 overs for just 9 runs and 2 wickets taken certainly slowed Histon down. Phil Orvis and Luke Barber took a wicket each, but Histon triumphed, reaching 125-4 in 28 overs.
Tuesday 29th May 2018 - Bar Hill v The Dobblers
Report to follow...
Saturday 26th May 2018 - Bar Hill v Milton II - Scorecard
Bar Hill hosted Milton II for their second home league fixture of the season. Milton won the toss and chose to field on a beautiful sunny day, following the previous nights rain. Bar Hill posted 122-6, with Sam Clare scoring 38 and Jodds Barber 36. Bar Hill debutant, James Barclay, was the only other player to reach double figures, scoring 13 not out. Milton II were behind the required run rate for much of the innings, but accelerated after the 30th over, reaching the required target with 126-5 in 35.4 overs. Phil Orvis was the pick of the bowlers with 2-19 off 8 overs. Jake Curry, behind the stumps, achieved a run out and a catch.
Saturday 19th May 2018 -Cambridge St Giles III v Bar Hill
Bar Hill had to default as they were unfortunately unable to get a side together for this game.
Saturday 12th May 2018 - Bottisham-Lode v Bar Hill - Scorecard
Bar Hill played their first away match of the season against Bottisham-Lode. Bar Hill lost the toss and were put into bat on a very damp day. Bar Hill struggled to 57-8 in a game reduced to 30 overs aside. Martin Haslop was the only batsman to reach double figures scoring 10. Bottisham-Lode hit the required runs in 17 overs totalling 59-0.
Saturday 5th May 2018 - Bar Hill v Bassingbourn - Scorecard
Bar Hill started their season with a home tie against Bassingbourn. Thanks to sterling work on the pitch mainly by Jake Curry, Ash Curry & David Underhay, the match was able to happen, with the wicket only being slightly soft. Bar Hill won the toss and opted to bowl. Bassingbourn posted a strong total of 268-3 in 40 overs. Phil Orvis was the only Bar Hill bowler to take a wicket with figures of 1-23 off 8 overs, with Jon Hill from the additional players list also taking one wicket. David Underhay was instrumental in a run out. In reply, Bar Hill were no threat to their opponents, being bowled out in 17 overs for 31-10. Paul Stimpson was the highest scoring batsman with 11.
The club website will be a "work in progress" for a while until all the content is transferred from the old site, especially in respect of the archives. If you find any broken links or cannot find something you need please contact Simon Smith.
|19/5||Def.||Camb. St Giles III||A|
|11/8||---||Camb. St Giles III||H|
|19/6||---||Royal Soc. Chem.||A|
|3/6||Postp.||Fred Styles Trophy||H|