Burnham take survival fight into final weekend

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Burnham's fight for survival will go into the final week of the season after they beat their relegation rivals on Saturday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Gamlin guides Wedmore to win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Rob Gamlin led Wedmore II to a four-wicket victory over Crewkerne II in Division 9SE of the Somerset Cricket League.

Cavill and Jarvis fire Huntspill & District past Uphill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Half-centuries from Dean Cavill and Andy Jarvis guided Huntspill & District to a five wicket victory over Uphill Castle II to pull them away from the bottom two in Division Three.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Brillaint Boley sees Wedmore home

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Martyn Boley scored a magnificent 154 not out to fire Wedmore to a six wicket victory over East Coker in Division Three of the Somerset Cricket League.

Burnham seconds survival bid still alive

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Burnham II gave themselves a fighting chance of avoiding relegation with a comfortable six-wicket victory over Taunton Deane Crusaders.

Bowlers inspire Burnham victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Burnham kept their Division Two survival hopes alive with a six wicket victory over Huish & Langport on Saturday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Bad day for batsman at East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

It was a day of batting collapses for East Huntspill as both the first and second team crashed to defeat in run chases.

Brogden's efforts in vain as rain washes out second half

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

11:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Heavy rain put and an end to Burnham's bid for fourth league win of the season, as their match against Watchet was abandoned at tea.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Ingle efforts not enough for Wedmore II

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Tim Ingle returned figured of 5-50 to help restrict Trull to 215-7 batting first – but the Wedmore chase finished up short, despite half centuries from M Lee (61) and M Wall (58).

Afternoon to forget for East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Chasing an imposing 241-4 from 37 overs in a rain-reduced contest, East slipped to 127 all out in 28.2 overs, despite the best efforts of M Crook (41).

Driver inspires victory as Burnham march on

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

Defending 158-8 in 30 overs after Rob Driver had scored 50, Burnham bowled Newton out for 151 - with Driver again impressing with 3-31.

Batting slump costs Huntspill & District dear

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A below par batting display saw Huntspill & District slump to a five-wicket defeat at the hands of Westlands on Saturday.

Batsman below par in Lympsham defeat

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

Lympsham's batsman had an off day as they crashed to a two-wicket defeat to Taunton St Andrews on Sunday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - East Huntspill II rolled for 30

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

It was a miserable afternoon for East Huntspill II as they suffered a nine-wicket humbling at the hands of Bridgwater Sports in Division Eight South of the Somerset Cricket League.

No Slacking from Craig as Huntspill pip Perrott

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Craig Slack struck an unbeaten 74 as Huntspill chased down 147 in 41 overs - C Nayagam added 29 in the middle order, but it was Slack who was the mainstay of the innings.

Ashfold century inspires Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Century from Andy Ashfold fired Burnham seconds to a 108-run victory over already relegated Wells II on Saturday.

Driver in top gear as Burnham coast to victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:18am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Rob Driver was once again on top form with both bat and ball, as he struck an unbeaten half century to guide his side over the finish line having earlier taken 3-31.

Burnham host Cheddar looking for second win of season

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

BURNHAM welcome Cheddar in Division two of the Somerset Cricket League today. 

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Wedmore lose out to Westlands

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

Wedmore's score of 102-7 was never going to be enough to beat Westlands 2nds in their Shrubbery Somerset Cricket League Division Three clash as the visitors reached 103-4 to win comfortably.

Lympsham bag a maximum at North Petherton

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:41am Thursday 24th July 2014

Lympsham secured full points on Sunday with a six-wicket victory over North Petherton courtesy of a superb all-round display from Jack Luff.

Burnham seconds put to the sword by Saints

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Burnham seconds slumped to a disastrous 198-run defeat at the hands of Taunton St Andrews A on Saturday.

Rain denies Burnham for second week running

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

12:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Burnham were denied a shot at league victory for the second week running as rain put an early end to their Division Two clash at home against Barrington on Saturday.

Luff leads Lympsham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Jack Luff scored an unbeaten 40 to guide Lympsham to an eight wicket victory over South Petherton on Saturday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Chedzey haul inspires East Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Andy Chedzey starred for East Huntspill in their 61 run victory over Weston-super-Mare III in Division Five of the Somerset Cricket League.

All-round Randall fires Huntspill & District to narrow win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Jake Randall scored 88 and took 3-37 to help Huntspill & District to victory

Glorious Gaylard leads Burnham charge

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Pete Gaylard (103no) scored a superb unbeaten century for Burnham, as they chased down Chard’s total of 184 without losing a wicket

Rain wrecks Burnham hopes

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Rain denied Burnham a second successive league victory as the wet weather set in with them well placed to beat Castle Cary.

GOLF: Barry beats ‘Ace’ Fisher at Brean

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Monday 14th July 2014

Phil Barry's score of 43 points saw him win Saturday's Super Series competition by three from Barry Fisher

Huntspill & District fall short in Wincanton clash

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

2:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Hosts go down by 71 runs to Wincanton

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Hunt powers Wedmore past saints

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

Marcus Hunt guided Wedmore II to an emphatic eight-wicket victory over Taunton St Andrews B

Driver steers Burnham to first league victory

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

11:12am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Rob Driver struck an unbeaten half-century to guide Burnham to their first league win of the season

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Watts in top form for east Huntspill

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Kevin Watts smashed an unbeaten 135 as East Huntspill II beat Wembdon Academy by 128 runs.

Burnham II overpowered by league leaders

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

Burnham II suffered their fourth defeat of the season on Saturday as they went down by seven wickets to league leaders Winscombe

Burnham off the bottom despite defeat at Cheddar

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News:

8:00am Tuesday 1st July 2014

Burnham finished up 52 runs short in Saturday's Division two clash with Cheddar.

Burnham's awful season gets worse...skittled for just 44

7:18pm Monday 30th June 2014

BURNHAM are still without a win in the league this season after another crushing defeat, this time at home at the hands of Huish & Langport.

Pete's 50 can't save seconds

7:14pm Monday 30th June 2014

A HALF-CENTURY from Pete Gaylard wasn’t enough for Burnham on Saturday.

Lympsham hold off Zoy

7:11pm Monday 30th June 2014

HAVING opted to bat and suffered the early loss of F. Grandfield, Craig Scriven (47) and Jack Luff (51) repaired the Lympsham innings with a second wicket stand of 95, and once they departed Adam Micklewright (11), Max Gregory (14), Gary Hutton (14) and Liam Morris (13) all got starts, but wickets fell regularly, but strong shots by Tom Gooding (30no) got his side past 200.

Shrubbery round-up: Bad day for district's batsmen

7:09pm Monday 30th June 2014

A COSTLY batting collapse saw Wedmore slip to a seven-wicket defeat against East Coker in Division Three of the Somerset Cricket League.

Luff leads Lympsham to Sunday win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Jack Luff scored 46 not out for Lympsham as they cruised to an eight-wicket victory over Chard on Sunday.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Boley stars in maiden Wedmore win

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 25th June 2014

Boley took 4-38 to help dismiss Long Sutton for 167, before striking an unbeaten 75 to carry Wedmore past the finish line.

Burnham seconds come up short at Crewkerne

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Burnham seconds come up short at Crewkerne

2:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Burnham II were comfortably beaten by Crewkerne in a game dominated by batsmen.

Green's efforts in vein as first-win eludes Burnham

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

10:19am Tuesday 24th June 2014

Martin Green's five-wicket haul proved to be in vain as Burnham failed to improve on their miserable start to the season in a 27-run defeat to Kilve.

GOLF: Foy seals monthly stableford

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Golf

5:17pm Monday 23rd June 2014

Graham Foy collected another monthly stableford win at Brean with a score of 42 points in the June event.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Collapse costs Wedmore

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Somerset Cricket League round-up - Collapse costs Wedmore

2:00pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

Roundup of this week's action in the Somerset Cricket League

Gaylard's efforts not enough for Burnham II

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:51am Tuesday 17th June 2014

A half-century from Pete Gaylard wasn’t enough for Burnham II as they went down by four wickets to Taunton Deane Crusaders on Saturday.

Winless Burnham crushed by Huish & Langport

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:25am Tuesday 17th June 2014

Burnham dismissed for just 44 to go down by 170 runs

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Howson's red-hot form continues as Lympsham beat Broadway

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

2:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

JAMIE Howson scored 80 for Lympsham as they beat Broadway & Horton by 83 runs - while rain affected much of the region's cricket

Burnham stay on losing end

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

9:44am Wednesday 11th June 2014

Shrubbery Somerset Cricket League Watchet 115-6 beat Burnham 114-6 by four wickets

Prolific Howson scoops Player of the Month award

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Prolific Howson scoops Player of the Month award

8:00am Monday 9th June 2014

LYMPSHAM batsman Jamie Howson has been named as the inaugural Somerset Cricket Board Player of the Month for May.

Somerset Cricket League round-up - Huntspill & District fall short at Westlands

Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News: Local cricket

8:00am Wednesday 4th June 2014

HALF-centuries from Matt Counsell and Dan Cavill weren’t quite enough to see Huntspill & District over the line as they lost to Westlands by just seven runs in Division Three of the Somerset Cricket League.






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