St. Leonard’s Secondary marched into the finals of the LIME Schools Under-15 Tournament after defeating The St. Michael School by four wickets today at Combermere School, Waterford, St. Michael.
After winning the toss and electing to bat, St. Michael were all out for 114 in the 35 overs and St. Leonard’s responded with 133 for five in 35 over, a lead of 19 runs.
In their second innings, St. Michael were outdone by the St. Leonard’s bowlers and dismissed for a paltry 52, leaving St. Leonard’s with 35 runs for victory which they duly achieved reaching 35 for six. The other semi-final game saw Nicholls Baking Combermere playing against Queen’s College at Richmond Gap, St. Michael.
Queen’s College won the toss and sent Combermere in to bat and they made 121 all out in 32.5 overs.
Queen’s College in response were bowled out for 115 in 28.2 overs, giving the Waterford side first innings points at the end of the day’s play.
The final is slated for August 8-10. (ML)