Holbrook and District Cricket Association report

LOCKHART has won a thrilling division two grand final against Holbrook winning by two wickets at the Lockhart Sportsground.

Veteran Clint Renner steered the Demons out of trouble with a fine innings of 60no to earn player of the match honors.

Holbrook batted first and struggled through out to post 7/115 off its 35 overs with Ben McKenna, 41, and Charlie Harbison, 27, batting well.

Lockhart put on 21 for first wicket before a regular trail of wickets had them teetering at 7/72 before Renner got them home.

Tom Anthony and McKenna both bowled superbly to take three wickets each for Holbrook, while Jim Mitchell made a handy 21 to support Renner.


OSBORNE also defeated Holbrook in the under 15 grand final that was also played at Osborne over the weekend.

Batting first on Saturday morning a fine 52 from Ryan Collins and (0 from Joe Perryman set up a imposing total of 6/155 off its 40 overs.

In reply Holbrook struggled against some good bowling to be dismissed for 100 in the 30-second over. 

George Carn took 3/15 for Osborne.

For Holbrook Ewan Mackinlay, Hunter Galvin and Braydon Eddy all made 18. 

Mackinlay was also a member of the Holbrook Division One team.

Collins was awarded player of the match for his batting and two wickets with the ball. 

Nick madden also took two wickets.