18th March - SMCC Quiz Night, ticket available from Norman - more details available on our Facebook page link
30th March; 6th April & 13th April - Indoor Nets at Ipswich School
10th April - NatWest Cricket Workforce day - time to gt everything ready for the first game of the season. Help will be needed putting tarpaulins on covers, painting sightscreens and general tidying up of the ground .
For those who were unable to attend the AGM
below are the details of the various awards that were made:
Stoggell / Hughes Trophy – Club Member of the Year – John Stoggell
Darren Fitch Trophy – Youth Section Merit award – Martin White
Under 15 XI Most Improved Player of the Season – Ramneek Sahota
Sunday XI Fielding Award – Bryn Wilkinson
Sunday XI Bowling Award – Nathan Oakley (9 wkts)
Sunday XI Batting Award – Adam Storey (293 runs)
2nd XI Fielding Award – Dillon Strathcole
2nd XI Bowling Award – Atul Bhakare (24 wkts)
2nd XI Batting Award – Jeghadish Kumar (263 runs)
1st Fielding Award Clive Summers Memorial Trophy – Deepak Manohran
1st XI Bowling Award – Nigel Howlett (31 wkts)
1st XI Batting Award – Suresh Kumar Mathan (578 runs)
For those of you who haven't been to Ransomes since the end of the season here is a link to some pictures of the new club house foundations.
At Details of club kit can be found on the dedicated page
Neal Schofield's bowling spell against Tuddenham CC was selected as one of the Cricket World's performance's of the week.
His performance can be compared to the other weekly nominations by clicking here.
This years Summer School for juniors aged 8-15 will be held on the Tuesday 28th July and Wedensday 29th July between 10am and 3pm.
Numbers are limited to 40, but open to both members and non-members of St Margaret's Cricket Club
The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark