11 December, 2023
Mareeba falls to Norths at home
Norths overpowered Mareeba’s A-grade cricketer over the weekend, scoring 275 runs in 40 overs at Borzi Park.
North’s won the toss and elected to bat.
North’s Aidan Firman stood out as their star batsman, making 148 runs off 116 balls and leaving Mareeba struggling from the start.
Mareeba’s Angus Campman, making his debut in A-grade after a two-season hiatus due to injuries, contributed with two wickets and an impressive catch.
Kyle Hastie chipped in with a wicket and a catch, while Lenny Hodges and Faheem Chohan each secured a wicket while catches were taken by Clint Cifuentes and Tristan Lopez, showcasing Mareeba's fielding prowess.
Brendan Payne emerged as the standout performer, earning the title of man of the match for Mareeba, by scoring 22 runs, taking 2 wickets, and taking a catch.
Mareeba will go up against the Innisfail Cyclones at the Innisfail TAFE field for their last game of the year.