Honest Mobile Junior Trophy Tournament

11/10/2020

Grantham Cricket Club is proud to announce that even through these difficult times we are giving the clubs juniors plenty of opportunities to play cricket during this short season. On Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th of August Grantham Cricket Club are hosting 2 days of cricketing festivals for our junior teams competing against other local clubs around the county including, Hartsholme, Keyworth, and Bingham. On Tuesday, the Under 11s will contest in the 8-a-side tournament and on Thursday will see the u15s competing. Ian Mihill Chairman of Grantham Cricket Club said, ’ The club is committed to developing and bringing the best out of there juniors with a ride range of fixtures for them to participate. Excellent coaches including former Nottinghamshire batsman Mark Fell and former Nottinghamshire, Surrey, and Derbyshire paceman Mark Footitt work alongside each other to help produce some of the best training sessions for our juniors. Working under these former professionals we have a wide range of coaches and players from our first team who are currently challenging for the Lincolnshire Premier League implementing their knowledge of the game to the juniors. Not only the coaches but we have a wide range of committed and passionate junior parent managers who are willing to help with each age group and are fantastic at helping the juniors getting as many games as possible. Not only do we accommodate for there junior games but many of our Junior players are playing senior cricket on a Saturday and Sunday including one under 14 who is currently in the First Team set up.            

Grantham Cricket Club is a thriving club that is going from strength to strength in continuing to develop the best junior set-up in Lincolnshire. Any youngster that is interested in playing cricket please don’t hesitate in contacting Max Everett (secretary@granthamcricketclub.co.uk) to ask about joining. Our training sessions are on a Monday evening between 4:30-7:15 depending on age groups. We offer every new junior member a free trial session to give them the chance to see if they enjoy the sport and want to become part of the Grantham Cricket Club family.