Truro School vs Redruth School – Cricket Match Report
The Under 12 cricket team had a comfortable victory over Redruth School in the County Cup on Wednesday 10 June and now play at Camborne in the Quarter Final.
Batting first, Truro scored 172 for one wicket off 17 overs, with Ben French making a quick-fire 71 before he was retired not out. Aidan Carter (retired 20 not out), Will Becconsall (15) and Sam Trudgian (11 not out) gave good contributions to this impressive score.
In reply, the inexperienced Redruth side struggled against the accurate Truro bowlers and managed 56 for 6 wickets off their allocated overs. Josh Allister’s impressive leg spin gave him figures of 2 for 7 off 3 overs and Matt Pritchard followed up last Saturday’s good form with 2 for 5 off 2 overs. Other wicket takers were Josh Ovens (3 overs, 1 for 5) and Luke Barnsley (3 overs, 1 for 5)