Brothers U-12 teams do double
CRICKET: Brothers claimed the Bundaberg under-12 double on Saturday with their U-12 side continuing on their winning ways with a comfortable 79-run victory over Across The Waves (ATW).
But their young U-11 team, which included a number of U-10 players, recorded their maiden match victory, hanging on to beat Country/Wests by three runs in a tense finish.
Hayden Pfingst, with 35 retired, and Aaron Barlow (2-6) were their U-12 stars, while Declan Buckley, with an unbeaten 24, and Andrew Olley (2-7) stood tall for their U-11s.
The U-14 Brothers side also powered on at the top of the U-14 table with a big win over ATW with Jesse Richardson notching an unbeaten 50 and the in-form Harine Siribaddana and James Fitzpatrick each snaring three wickets.
U-14: Country 3-173 (Jonathan Chapman 50ret, Jacinta Griffin 36ret, Andrew Porter 30) d Brothers U-13 9-112 (Rebecca Chapman 3-0-9-2, Bailey Griffin 2-0-15-2); Brothers U-14 5-177 (Jesse Richardson 50ret, Hayden Golchert 31) d ATW 87 (Jayden Larsen 21, Harine Siribaddana 3-1-7-3, James Fitzpatrick 5-2-14-3, Matthew Downie 3.1-0-12-2).
U-12: Brothers U-11 8-132 (Declan Buckley 24ret, Willis Weller 22, Simon Rathbone 3-0-6-3) d Country 8-129 (Jack Lutter 25, Andrew Olley 2-0-7-2); Brothers U-12 5-155 (Hayden Pfingst 35ret) d ATW 6-76 (Aaron Barlow 3-1-6-2).