2nds crush Warkworth in thrilling opener
Alnmouth and Lesbury youth show the way to victory
The highlights of a disciplined innings by the home team was 27 from Andy McDonnell
and 29 not out from Ali Batey
. The home innings finishing on 131 for the loss of 5 wickets. In reply Warkworth made a steady start with veterans Doyle and Davison adding 65 for the second wicket. The required scoring rate however kept increasing and with 4 overs left 20 runs were still required. Only 5 runs came from the next 2 overs as wickets started to tumble and the visitors eventually fell 8 runs short. Denton and Barlow bowled well but the pick of the bowlers was McDonnell who took 1 for 23 from 10 overs.