Welcome to our February newsletter as the pace quickens in preparations for the new season, which is now only six weeks away.
Women & Girls’ Day
Guildford will be the venue for this year’s Surrey Women & Girls Day on Tuesday 22 May. It is being staged to promote the game for youngsters, with primary school pupils going through their paces at Woodbridge Road from 10am to 12.30pm and secondary age girls from 1.30-4pm.
That is followed by a T20 match between ... Continue Reading →
Welcome to our first newsletter of 2018, a year we hope will bring success and enjoyment for everyone at Guildford.
Cricket week 2018
After the success of the last two years, the Cricket Week will be staged from Monday 30 July to Friday 3 August, with matches involving all sections of the club.
Although final details still have to be confirmed, it will be launched with a T20 double-header, the U19s playing in the afternoon followed by a Ladies match in the ... Continue Reading →
What might be expected to be the quietest time of year for the club has been buzzing with activity in readiness for next season.
New club captain Tom Collins, who took over from Joe Pipkin in September has enlisted the support of Jeremy Greaves in a new role as first team manager.
Jeremy is a familiar face at the club – he was captain from 2012-2014 before moving to the role of coach, standing down last winter.
They will work closely with ... Continue Reading →
New 1st XI team captain
Tom Collins has taken over as the new first team captain as Guildford prepare to win back a place in the Travelbag Surrey Championship Premier Division in 2018.
A desperately disappointing season saw the club finish ninth out of 10, winning just three games and losing 12 to finish 53 points short of safety, although relegation was not confirmed until the penultimate game of the season at Sunbury.
Next year will see Guildford in Division One for only ... Continue Reading →
U11 West Surrey Champions
Congratulations to the u11s who were crowned overall West Surrey Champions having beaten the winners of the other 2 divisions.
They completed their campaign with an emphatic 65 run victory over Chobham. Guildford scored 111-4 in their 20 overs, Lucas and Jacob both retiring on 30. They then skittled out Chobham for 46 with Adam ... Continue Reading →
ECB CUP Champions Once More
The victorious u15 squad who won the ECB National title and Harry Seacombe Trophy at Rugby School with Yorkshire and England All Rounder David Willey.
The full squad was Matty Stephenson (cpt) Aman Ashfaque, Mohsin Bashir, Rob Butler, Toby Jones, Arya Khedekar, Freddie Geffen, Tom Geffen, Henry McMillan, Will Perceval, Harry Relph, Chan Thilakawardana and Henry Turrell. ... Continue Reading →
U13 National Cup Winners Report
by Joanne Watson
Congratulations to the Under 13 squad who were crowned ECB National Champions at Oundle
The full squad:
Front Row: Henry McMillan, Duncan Timberlake, Harry Relph, Harvey Brooks, Chan Thilakwardana, Henry Turrell, Harvey Skidmore. Continue Reading →
Middle Row: George Stuttard, Rob Butler, Matty Stephenson ( CAPT), Will Perceval, Ollie Willoughby, Freddie Geffen and James Relph ( Assistant Manager)
Back Row: Dean Skidmore, ...
message from Joe Pipkin / Chris Coombes
There is never a good excuse in missing cricket on a Saturday! However, this Saturday Joe & I will be undertaking the 3 Peaks challenge with a twist. We will also be cycling the 500 miles between the mountains.
This self organised “adventure” is in support of Havens Hospices that make a real difference to terminally ill patients whether that be for hours or months. They also support families through an obviously very difficult time.
Any ... Continue Reading →
Congratulation to the U13s
County cup winners after their 42 run victory over Lingfield
Batting first the side got off to a tip and run opening partnership with Will leading the way retiring on 30. Freddie with 19 and Rob an unbeaten 33 kept up the momentum with good support taking them to 141-8. Continue Reading →
Lingfield began slowly but a mid innings surge needed a breakthrough and Matty and Henry M with 2 wickets apiece helped by good catching and 2 smart stumpings ...
Guildford u13s were 41 run winners over Lingfield to retain the ECB Surrey Cup. Continue Reading →
The U15s couldn’t complete the double losing to Sutton in the final.