Promotion is cricketers’ target

Sean McCafferty and Josh Robinson have set their sides the same target after the second half of the cricketing season got under way at the weekend, writes Brian Bennett.

Friday, 5th July 2019, 4:17 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th July 2019, 11:18 am

McCafferty and Robinson – the respective captains of Ashington first and second elevens had time to relax – and reflect – as the Langwell Crescent club outfits had a free Saturday.

And after the club made the switch at the end of the last campaign from the Northumberland & Tyneside Senior League to the Dukes ECB North East Premier League, both – wearing a smile – admitted that the ultimate goal is promotion.

The duo had until recent weeks seen their squads in pole position in divisions one and three.