Congratulations to the U11A rounders team on their success against Prince’s Mead. It was the girls’ first match of the season and they had all been eagerly looking forward to testing out their fielding and batting skills.
St Swithun’s won the toss of the coin and elected to field first. Their fielding was quick and accurate which allowed Prince’s Mead to score just 4 rounders. St Swithun’s then batted well and scored 6½. In their second innings, Prince’s Mead’s hitting improved and they scored 7, to finish on a total of 11 rounders. St Swithun’s then went into bat and, with some promising hits, moved ahead to win the game. The final score was:
St Swithun’s 13½ Prince’s Mead 11
Players of the match were Jess Gordon and Phoebe Shannon for their excellent batting.