Cricket

Cricket at Eltham College has been a strength of the College for many years and the sport continues to flourish with the current batch of youngsters.

  • The school runs ten sides which play regularly at both the weekend and during the week.

  • Over 100 boys train twice a week and are selected to represent the the College during their time here.

Fixtures

Eltham College has a very good record of success in all age groups with an impressive fixture list, including Sevenoaks, King's Canterbury, Trinity, Whitgift, Dulwich, Sutton Valence, Reigate, RGS Guilford, Caterham, Judd, New Hall and the MCC.

Eltham College also plays host to overseas teams.

The College enters the Kent Cups at U12, U13, U14 and U15 level and the National T20 cup at U18.

Successes

The 1st XI have excelled in recent years but in 2016 the U12s were crowned Kent Cup Champions and therefore qualify for the National competition this year. The U13s also reached the Kent Cup Final in 2016.

Tours

Recent Tours have included:

Staff

Master i/c Cricket:

Mr J Baldwin

CRicket Professional

Mr Yasir Arafat:

Coaches:

1st XI - Mr J Baldwin
2nd XI - Mr D Grinstead
U15A - Mr A Brown
U15B - TBC
U14A - Mr E Thorogood
U14B - TBC
U14C - TBC
U13A - TBC
U13B - TBC
U13C - TBC
U12A - Mr A Thomas
U12B - TBC
U12C - TBC

Cricket Statistics:

The top run scorers and wicket takers for previous years have been:

 

Runs

Wickets

2016

426 S Smith
423 J Williams

17 T Gallo

2015

319 J Williams

23 A Patel

2014

827 F Foster

40 F Foster

2013

668 A Tate

48 F Foster

2012

304 Speller (only 6 games played)

20 F Foster

2011

670 Giles
581 Speller
451 Harden

29 Fleming
20 Giles

2010

545 Harden
514 Giles

20 Forshaw

2009

516 Pearse
407 Voisey

22 Scorgie

2008

480 Pearse
434 Moore

23 Sait

2007

442 Roffey
381 Lawrence

29 Sait
20 J Pearse
20 Abbas

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