Deighton Griffith, Lodge grab last two quarter-final places in Foundation Joel Garner T20 tourney
Barbados Cricket Association article.
Bridgetown, Barbados - Deighton Griffith Old Scholars and The Lodge Old Scholars clinched the last two quarter-finals places in the sixth annual Christ Church Foundation School Joel Garner Twenty20 championship at Dover on Friday night.
Deighton Griffith, the 2012 champions, defeated newcomers The St. Michael Alumni by 53 runs in a virtual 'knockout' in the Lee Harford Skeete/Lewiston Wellington Zone 'A' to clinch the runners-up place behind runaway winners Combermere Old Scholars, while Lodge beat first-timers Grantley Adams Old Scholars by seven wickets in an excellent run chase to edge out St. Leonard's Old Scholars by way of a superior Net Run Rate (NRR), thus finishing second to Foundation 'B' Old Scholars in the Barry Gaskin/Bran Williams Zone 'D'.
FINAL POINTS (with Net Run Rates where applicable):
ZONE A (Lee Harford Skeete/Lewiston Wellington) - Combermere Old Scholars 9, Alleyne Alumni 6, Alexandra Old Scholars 3, Princess Margaret Old Scholars 0.
ZONE B (Lewin/Gilpin Jones Brothers) - Foundation 'A' Old Scholars 9, Foundation School 6, Harrison Old Scholars 3, Louis Lynch Old Scholars 0.
ZONE C (Irvine King/Hugh Barker) - RG Plumbing Coleridge & Parry Old Scholars 9, Deighton Griffith Old Scholars 6, The Michael Alumni 3, Police 0.
ZONE D (Barry Gaskin/Bran Williams) - Foundation 'B' Old Scholars 6 (NRR 0.686), The Lodge Old Scholars 6 (NRR 0.205), St. Leonard's Old Scholars 6 (NRR Minus 0.020), Grantley Adams Memorial 0.
Monday, March 3 - Combermere Old Scholars v The Lodge Old Scholars at Briar Hall - 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 7 - Foundation 'A' Old Scholars v Deighton Griffith Old Scholars at Briar Hall - 7 p.m.
Friday, March 8 - Coleridge & Parry Old Scholars v Foundation School at Dover - 6.30 p.m.; Foundation 'B' Old Scholars v Alleyne Alumni at Dover - 9.30 p.m.
SEMI-FINALS (At Foundation School, Church Hill) - Friday, March 21: Winner of QF 1 v Winner of QF 4 - 6.30 p.m.; Winner of QF 2 v Winner of QF 3 - 9.30 p.m.
FINAL (At Church Hill) - Friday, March 28.
Summarised scores of Friday's matches:
Deighton Griffith Old Scholars beat St. Michael Alumni by 53 runs.
Deighton Griffith Old Scholars 129-8 (20 overs) (Terry Pilgrim 22, Adam Brown 19 not out, Martin Nurse 16, Stephen Byer 14, Seth Holder 13; Jared Gilkes 3-22, Ackeem Clinkett 2-30).
St. Michael Alumni 76 all out (16 overs) (Jameel Stuart 16, Tevyn Walcott 12; Marlon Franklyn 3-6, Nikolai Charles 3-12, Christopher Walcott 2-26, Stephen Byer 2-29).
Toss: St. Michael Alumni
Points: Deighton Griffith Old Scholars 3, St. Michael Alumni 0.
Baron's Smokehouse $100 Player-of-the-Match: Stephen Byer.
Umpires: Jonathan Blades, Ian White.
Scorer: Leslay Prescod.
Lodge Old Scholars beat Grantley Adams Old Scholars by seven wickets.
Grantley Adams Old Scholars 158-9 (20 overs) (Vitaly Wilkinson 63 - 45 balls, 8 fours, 2 sixes; Fabian Rowe 21, Michael Roach 10, Elvis Thompson 10 not out; Francois Hurley 3-29, Diego Stuart 2-21).
Lodge Old Scholars 159-3 (17.1 overs) (Micah St. Hill 44 not out - 39 balls, 2 fours, 1 six; Chad Puckerin 32, Mario Rampersaud 31; Omar Blackman 2-28).
Toss: Grantley Adams Old Scholars.
Points: Lodge Old Scholars 3, Grantley Adams Old Scholars 0.
Baron's Smokehouse $100 Player-of-the-Match: Vitaly Wilkinson.
Umpires: Rodney Barrow, Earl Collymore.
Scorer: Leslay Prescod.