Acle set pace at the top

PUBLISHED: 10:37 10 June 2011

Acle batsman David Huggins in action against Norwich A.

Acle batsman David Huggins in action against Norwich A.


Acle stayed at the top of Norfolk Alliance Division One, 11 points clear of Old Buckenham, after a four-wicket win over Norwich A at Bridewell Lane.

Norwich A made 200 for nine, Acle replying with 204 for six to claim 23 points.

Tomorrow, Acle entertain bottom side Saxlingham who have managed just a winning draw from six matches.

Norwich A: A Horsley run out Roberts 19, S Jessop c Munford b Newman 35, M Greiller lbw Roberts 13, M Stacey c Roberts b Newman 19, T Vaughan c Munford b Roberts 0, A Mhandu c Huggins b Ward 29, L Sexton b Lee 37, H Jeffries c Ward b Roberts 0, T Pearce c Huggins b Ward 8, A Rashid not out 14, T Booth not out 2; extras 24. Total (50 overs) 200-9.

Bowling: P Newman 13-4-41-2, J Lee 13-5-49-1, J Wilson 7-0-41-0, S Roberts 13-6-32-3, D Ward 4-0-28-2.

Acle: A Munford c Jeffries b Booth 42, G Handley c Jeffries b Horsley 9, D Huggins c Jeffries b Stacey 19, T Wilson c Jeffries b Booth 25, C Press not out 47, P Munford c Horsley b Booth 0, D Ward c Stacey b Horsley 30, J Wilson not out 8; extras 24. Total (45.4 overs) 204-6.

Bowling: A Rashid 6-1-31-0, T Pearce 8-2-32-0, A Horsley 12-0-68-2, T Booth 12.4-4-41-3, M Stacey 7-1-22-1.

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