Gloucestershire Under 13 Girls v Bristol Grammar School Under 14 Girls (at Bristol Grammar School) April 29
Gloucestershire Under 13 153-2 (20 overs)
Bristol Grammar School 39 all out
Gloucestershire won by by 114 runs.
On a cold blustery morning Glos decided to bat first and quickly got into their stride scoring freely with the score racing to 70-0 after six overs when openers Issy Patel (Frenchay) (31) and Betsy Mangan (Charlton Kings) (16) both retired.
There was no let up for the BGS bowlers as Bea Ellis (Charlton Kings) (22) and Katie Jones (Dumbleton) (20) were also retired with the score at 114-0 from 12 overs.
BGS then took their first wicket with a stunning catch by Emilia Smith who is also part of the GCB Development squad.
The visitors finished on 153 after their 20 overs.
In reply Glos bowled very accurately and with some fine fielding typified by captain Ellis taking three catches.
Wickets were shared between Lottie Gilderson (Dumbleton) (2), Issy Patel (2), Issy Carey (Cam), Sarah Walsh (Frenchay), Molly Morris (Marshfield), Gaby Edwards (Hanham), Lily Knox (Frenchay), and Annabella Phipps (Dumbleton) as BGS were bowled out for 39.
Both teams gained valuable learning from the match and Glos have their next match on May 14 against Oxfordshire