ST. GEORGE, April 19, 2017 – St. Andrew continued their winning ways in the Republic Bank/Grenada Cricket Association (GCA) Under 19 Cricket Tournament with another victory on Wednesday at Progress Park against Carriacou & Petit Martinique.
Batting first St. Andrew posted 309 for 8 in their allotted 50 overs with half centuries from Montel Joseph (79), Johann Jeremiah (55) and Donald McDonald (52) while Haston Jackson missed out on his second 50 of the tournament after being bowled for 49.
This is Johann Jeremiah’s second half century which included 6 fours.
Montel Joseph’s 79 runs came off 80 balls and included 7 fours and 5 sixes while Donald McDonald’s 52 came off 50 balls with 4 fours and 4 sixes.
Isiah Simon and Aaron John picked up 2 wickets each.
In reply Carriacou and Petit Martinique were all out for 214 in 43.5 overs with Captain and West Indies Under 19 player Emmanuel Stewart top scoring with 51 runs off 49 balls which included 2 fours and 2 sixes.
Montel Joseph 3 for 18 and Donald McDonald 2 for 13 were pick of the bowlers.
Meanwhile in the day’s other encounter, St. George had a 29-run victory over St. Patrick at the Roy St. John Ground.
In what was a low scoring match, St. George were dismissed for 102 in 22.0 overs with Chad Lewis top scoring on 28.
Pick of the bowlers were Lennoy Charles 5 for 15 and Jade Mathew 3 for 14.
St. Patrick were skittled out for 73 in 13.4 overs with Deandre Smith top scoring on 15.
Tiron Charles bagged 4 for 23.
After the first two rounds, St. Andrew are out from with 2 wins followed by St. George and St. Mark who have 1 win each.
The tournament continues on Thursday with another round of matches.
St. George and St. Mark will do battle at the Roy St. John Ground while St. David and Carriacou & Petit Martinique will meet at La Sagesse.
All matches begin at 10:00 am.