NDCC Tarka Ladies continue to battle to stay near the top of the Devon Ladies League. Their last two matches have been hard fought. Last week against Plympton Ladies, despite 24 solid runs from opener Eluned Davies, the run rate was very slow for the first 15 overs and it looked as though Tarka, who had won the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The reigning National Champions NDCC Tarka U15 Girls beat Broadstone CC from Dorset to become the Lady Taverners U15 20/20 Regional Zone 4 Champions. The team now go forward to the National Finals with winners of the other 3 regions in the country. In perfect cricketing conditions Tarka lost the toss and were put in […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Last year’s League Champions, NDCC Tarka Ladies continued their winning streak at Instow this weekend. Whilst coach Mark Overton paced in and out of the pavilion watching son Jamie become man of the match at Somerset, and tried to keep an eye on the ladies game at the same time, Tarka girls did him proud against Topsham St. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Before setting off for Lincolnshire, Jan Witheridge and Mark Overton were with the Tarka U13 Softball team in the Regional Final of the Lady Taverner’s Softball Competition in Bristol. These are the girls we hope will follow in the footsteps of the U15’s and reach the National Hardball finals in due course. The North Devon […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Tarka North Devon – West Region Softball Sensations
The North Devon Tarka U15 girls became the The Lady Taverner’s National T20 Club Champions in Lincolnshire this week. The girls have worked hard for four years with this competition as a goal. Inspired by competitive matches against the previous National Champions, Newport, they have been playing at their very supportive clubs for the boys’ […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on North Devon Tarka Girls Triumph in the Nationals
N.D. Tarka Ladies U15 team beat Charlbury in the semi finals of the Lady Taverner’s 8 a side National Hardball competition. Carmen Clements scored another magnificent 101 not out with Daisy Meadowcroft (23) and Eluned Davies (41) playing great supporting roles. This left Charlbury chasing 193. They set off with great spirit staying with the […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Girls Cricket – Living the Dream
Wednesday evening was a quite historic night for the U15 Tarka girls. They beat the reigning National Lady Taverner’s U15 Hardball 20/20 Champions Newport in a nail biting match at North Devon CC. The Tarka girls lost the toss. They bowled well for most of the game. Ellie Holland clean bowling danger player Jessica Thornton […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Tarka Ladies win Nail Biting 20/20 Clash
In what has proved a very exciting week for North Devon Girls’ cricket. North Devon Tarka Ladies enjoyed a fantastic victory over a very strong Bovey Tracey U15 team in the ECB Lady Taverners Hardball Competition. Playing at West Buckland School, with both teams fielding players currently featured in the England U15 Performance programme the […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Tarka Ladies win Lady Taverners 3rd Round
THE OVERTON twins are an inspiration for all emerging young players at North Devon Cricket Club. But it was a different set of brothers who first persuaded Alli Kelly to have a go at the sport. Her older siblings Rikki and Joe put her batting and wicketkeeping skills to the test when she was 7, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Back-garden games led wicketkeeper Alli into the England youth set-up