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Cornwall Schools' Cricket Association

Diamond Jubilee 1956 - 2016

Cornwall Schools' Cricket Association

U 13's Wanderers, Johannesburg

Cornwall Schools' Cricket Association

U 15's Kensington Oval, Barbados

Cornwall Schools' Cricket Association

U12's & Jonny Bairstow, King's College, Taunton

Cornwall Schools' Cricket Association

Presentation Evening, Ponsmere Hotel, Perranporth

CSCA History

CORNWALL SCHOOLS' CRICKET ASSOCIATION HISTORY

Established 1956

Presidents

Chairmen

Vice-Chairmen

(Secretary of Education)

1956

J.P. Bidgood                        

1958

J. Bulled

1956

J.G. Harries  

1967

W.H.Harvey                         

1959

W.H. Harvey

1974

K. Cruise

1968

A.T. Hudson

1967

A.T. Hudson

1983

N.W. Barr

1975

B.G. Edwards

1968

E.B. Butling

1989

D.W. Fryer

1976

A.J.D. Aldwinckle

1972-73

E.M. Frazier

1994

J. Harris

1989

A.H. Pollard

1981

A.H. Pollard

(Director of Education, Arts and Libraries)

2004

L.G. Driver

1989

C.A. Lovell

2003

G. Aver

2008 -

N.L. Sanders

1996

L.G. Driver

(Corporate Director for Children,

Schools & Families

 

 

 

2004

J.H. Eddy

2006 -09   D. Ashton

 

 

2006

B.G. Harrison

2011 -

T. Doughty

 

 

2008 -

T.R. Marrion

 

Secretaries

 

Treasurers

 

Asst. Secretaries

1956

A.W. Smith

1956

A.W. Smith

1972-73

F.S. Shepherd

1960

F.S. Shepherd

1977

I.B. Lawton  

1977-80

C.A. Lovell

1972

N. Haley

1978

J.C. Dowsett

1982-86

G. Stephens

1973

F.S. Shepherd

1987

B.J. Dell

Coaching

1976

C.A. Lovell

1995

F.T. Barker  

1985

W.G. Glen

1977 -

T.M. Broad, MBE

2012 -

R. Thomas

1991

W.M. Buzza

 

 

Primary

1994

G. Bridger

Records

1980           C.A. Lovell

1998

P. Bolland

1985

M.G. Mitchell

1984 87

R.J. Martin

2009 -

C. Richards

1995

I.D. Clarke

1989

Mrs G. White

 

 

2000 -

M.A. Weeks

1990

B.G. Harrison                      

Vice –Presidents

 

 

2008 10

R. Shrewsbury

2000-2005

Mrs J. Driver

-                                                                       INTERNATIONAL CAPS

1986  Clifton 'Jack' Richards -  England Test debut v Australia at Brisbane 14th November

1985    Chris Lovell – England South  - 6th International Youth Tournament in Bermuda won by England North (including               Mike Atherton)

1991    Chris Lovell – England Amateur XI v Scotland at Gateshead Fell

2000    Laura Harper - England Women debut v South Africa at Worcester 1st July

 

UNDER 19

UNDER 16

1994 (B)         Ryan Driver

1983              Martin Roberts

1993              David Roberts

1996 (A)         Chris Hunkin

1984              Martin Roberts

UNDER 15

1997              Carl Gazzard

1997              Ryan Driver   

1984              Malcolm Pooley

1998 (A)         Jason Hall

2000              Carl Gazzard

1985              Anthony Penberthy

1999 (A)         Adam Barber

2002              Neil Edwards

1986              Piran Holloway

UNDER 14

2004             Michael Munday

1989              Jonathan Kent

1991              Duncan Ayres

ENGLAND WOMEN ‘A’ & UNDER 19

1992              Duncan Ayres

1991              David Roberts

1999              Laura Harper

1992              David Roberts

1995              Chris Hunkin

UNDER 17

1993 (B)         Tom Sharp

1996              Carl Gazzard

1988              Piran Holloway

1994              Gavin Edwards

1998              Adam Barber

 

CORNWALL SCHOOLS CRICKET ASSOCIATION TIMELINE 

1956              A.W. (Archie) Smith called a meeting to form the C.S.C.A at County Hall on 21st January.     The first game was on the 4th                          July when the Under 15's played Devon at Liskeard.  The Under  15s are the only representative age team (playing on                        average 3 or  4 games each season) until the late 70's.  Tommy Matthews becomes the first Cornwall schools                        Representative player  - South v North  at Manchester.

1960              Caps & Blazar badges were awarded for the first time.

1962              Nigel Cock of Penzance scored 82* v Bristol - a record that stood for 13 years.

1963              Somerset are bowled out for 24.  Graham Watts takes 5-15

 1965              Hampshire make their first visit.  Malcolm Dunstan, a player  that day, was the first Schools   player to go on to play First                         Class Cricket

 1969              Richard Hurrell of St. Austell wins the first ESCA (West Region) Cap  as S W Region enters the ESCA Festival.

1970              I.T. Botham hits a rapid 71* in an 88 run stand with P. J. Roebuck for  Somerset Under 15s

1973              Clifton 'Jack' Richards plays for Cornwall Schools - 13 years before an England Cap.

1974              Under 15 and 13 School Cup competitions are introduced

1975              Keith Meneer's  89 v Devon breaks the individual batting record

1976              Under 16 and Under 14 School Cup competitions are introduced

 1977              The Under 15's complete 3 unbeaten seasons (14 games).  Nigel Gough becomes first Schools   player to take 9 wickets in                           an innings

 1978              Under 11 and 13 County Teams introduced

 1979              Under 16 County team introduced

 1980              Under 14 County team introduced.   Regular use of club grounds now made for games.  Winter coaching programme                          expanded to the U13 to U17 age groups.  Presentation Evening introduced.

 1981              Under 17 County team introduced. First Handbook produced.   

                        Sean Hooper scores first School's century - 106* v Devon                                       

1983              Under 12 County team introduced - teams now at all age groups

1985              Stephen Kemp performs the first hat-trick  bowling the first 3 Hampshire U 12's

1986              Clifton "Jack" Richards makes a century (2nd inns) on  England Test  debut v Australia

1987              Jonathan  Kent first  player to do the double of 500 runs & 50 wkts in a season

1989              David Roberts is the first player to score 1000 runs in a season (U13's/U12's)

1990              Stephen Gay hits the first  double hundred  (Under 14's at the Durham Festival) 

1992              The Association plays the 1000th County match since its formation.

1994              ESCA introduce Under 15 County Championship and Cornwall reach the Final to lose to Yorkshire.

1995              First tour (U14) to South Africa. U15s  reach County Championship S- Finals again losing to Yorkshire. 

1997              Under 15s lose ESCA County Championship  Final to Lancashire by  just 14 runs. 

1998              First tour  to New Zealand.  School's handbook incorporated into the Cornwall Cricket Yearbook. Under 16's win both their                         County Championship, beating Norfolk, and for the first time the Jersey Festival. 

1999              Under 15’s  win all 11 games but fail to reach Championship final due to an abandoned game

2000              Association Secretary Malcolm Broad awarded the MBE in the New Year’s Honours list.

                         Laura Harper makes her England Women’s debut v South Africa and plays in the World Cup in New Zealand . Under 10                          County team introduced

                         Under 15's reach the National Semi-Finals after winning all 6 group games

 2002              Matt Robins (187) and Jack Brighouse (61) put on a record 285 for U 12’s first wicket v Netherlands

 2003              Under 13’s and under 17’s Tour of South Africa takes in the World Cup Final

2004              Tony Pollard retires after 26 years as an Association official of which the last 15 have been as Chairman

 2005              CSCA celebrate Golden Jubilee & ESCA Bunbury Festival is staged in Cornwall. 

                          Under 16’s finish 3rd in National Finals played at Haileybury College, Hertfordshire.

2006              Under 12’s, 13’s & Under 15 Girls all win their respective King’s College, Taunton Festivals.

 2008              Brian Harrison retires after 29 years service to the CSCA

 2009              Under 14 team win the King’s College Festival at Taunton.

 2010              Under 17’s and Under 15’s both reach National semi-finals.

2011              First Under 15 Tour to the West Indies. Under 17’s reach National semi-finals.

                        John Platts retires after 50 years as CSCA player & Manager.

                        Terry Barker retires having managed since 1973 and held the post of Treasurer since 1995.

2012              Under 17’s and Under 15’s both reach 'B' Division National finals.

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