St Andrew’s College’s first fixture of the year in the Grahamstown Schools’ Cricket Festival versus Menlopark was reduced to a T20 match. St Andrew’s College won the toss and had little hesitation in electing to bowl first. The College bowlers attacked the stumps and the team caught most of their catches. Pieter le Roux held his team’s innings together with 32 not out but the College bowlers were strong on the day restricting Menlopark to 115/9 in their 20 overs.
For College Liyama Dotwana took 2/15, Dale Brody 2/27, Tom Vermaak 3/19.
College openers Matthew Schaefer and Luke Danckwerts played maturely in their 100 run partnership securing a 10 wicket win for College.
Mathew Schaefer 39 not out and Luke Danckwerts 59 not out.
St Andrew’s 1st XI face Hudson Park on Lower Field today.