Swans Make it 5 Wins in a Row During Round 9
Alvie have romped to a 9 wicket win over City United, sending a strong message to the rest of the CDCA during round 9 on Saturday.
City United posted a competitive total of 145, thanks largely to Captain Dylan Slater (56) and Josh Garner (35), with Brad Johnson the next best on 16.
Alvie chased down the total 1 wicket down in the 24th over, with Captain Andre De Lorenzo continuing his hot form with the bat, posting 63 runs from 62 balls, while Liam McGuane posted his first half century for the season. The win makes it 5 in a row for Alvie since losing to Stoneyford back on November 3.
Meanwhile, Stoneyfords undefeated reign has continued, as they smashed Birregurra by 9 wickets. Batting first, the Saints could only muster 129, with Jack Melican posting a team high score of 39. Canadian off spinner Arslan Khan claimed 4 wickets for the Maroon Caps.
Stoneyford chased the total down in just the 17th over, losing just one wicket, with Levi Dare posting another half century.
Other Round 9 wins went to Irrewarra over Colac and Colac West over Apollo Bay.