b'THE ELLESMERIAN 138CricketBoys U12The U12 Boys Team only lost one game throughout their cricketIn the County Final Prestfelde set a challenging total of 96 runs. campaign, thus they were the stellar side of the season. VictoriesJames Skillicorn (3 wickets) and Joe Whale (2) were the pick of the against Sandbach, Packwood, and Terra Nova set the platform forwicket takers even though all bowlers contributed to keeping the their semi-final victory in the County Cup against Wrekin and thescore achievable. Once again Oliver Dyson provided the backbone subsequent victory in the final against Prestfelde. of the batting with a score of 56 runs with Harry Harrison supporting with 16 runs. Skye Thomas (13 not out) and James Against Packwood it was very much a team effort with RalphSkillicorn proved to be the capable finishers in line with the game Cornwell, James Skillicorn, and Skye Thomas sharing the core of theplan. This team go on to represent the Shropshire as U13s in the wickets with 2 each. Ellesmere reached the Packwood total of 60Regional National Competition next season. with Oliver Dyson batting through the innings (20 not out), and with Ralph Cornwell and James Skillicorn both contributing 13 and 12GOruns respectively. Oliver Dyson and Skye Thomas applied themselves as finishers when focus and concentration was required.'