Solid Foundation

A telling all-round performance by Jofra Archer spurred Livy Hoyte Foundation School to a 23-run win over St. Leonard’s Old Scholars and a quarter-final place in the fifth annual Christ Church Foundation School Joel Garner Twenty20 tapeball tournament as the winners of the Irvine King/Hugh Barker Zone C.

Playing at Briar Hall last night, Archer top-scored with 27 not out in a total of 115 for seven off 16 overs after Foundation were sent in.

Fast bowler Archer then grabbed six for 13 as last year’s losing finalists St. Leonard’s were bowled out for 92 in 15.4 overs.

The win was the second for Foundation and lifted them to seven points. St. Leonard’s finished second on six points.

Norman/Roy Marshall Brothers Lodge Road kept alive their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals with an 18-run win over Adrian Grant Police in the Lewin/Gilpin Jones Brothers Zone B.

There will be double-headers again tomorrow and Friday at Dover.

Wednesday, February 27 – At Dover: Alexandra Old Scholars v Fifth Avenue Fashions Coleridge & Parry Alumni – 6:30 p.m.; Princess Margaret Old Scholars v Alleyne Alumni – 9:30 p.m.

Friday, March 1 – At Dover: Norman/Roy Marshall Brothers Lodge Road v Harrison College Old Scholars – 6:30 p.m.; Adrian Grant Police v Foundation A Old Scholars – 9:30 p.m.

Summarised scores of Monday’s matches:

†Livy Hoyte Foundation beat St. Leonard’s Old Scholars by 23 runs.

Foundation 115-7 (16 overs) (Jofra Archer 27 not out, Carlos Maynard 24, Shomari Davis 14; Dane Currency 2-22, Lamar Joseph 2-24, Dwayne Harding 2-29).

St. Leonard’s Old Scholars 92 all out (15.4 overs) (Akeem Springer 22, Andre Roach 12, Ryan Clarke 10; Jofra Archer 6-13, Stefon Jordan 2-30).

Norman/Roy Marshall Brothers Lodge Road beat Adrian Grant Police by 18 runs.

†Lodge Road 91 all out (18 overs) (Shanaldo Taylor 20, Ryan Scott 13; Elvis Thompson 4-22, Trevor Ifill 2-13, Dennis Murray 2-26).

†Police 73 all out (18.3 overs) (Roger Williams 26, Trevor Ifill 13; Andre Evelyn 4-17, Demel Lorde 2-2, Kelvin Patterson 2-10). (KH)

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