• Lucy Charity Run
    2020 Season News

    Lucy close to completing fundraising challenge

    To show her support for ESCC during the unprecedented 2020 season, friend of the club Lucy Wilcox is close to completing a challenge to run 93.09 miles in June. Why this number, you ask? A distance of 93.09 miles is equivalent to 22 yards (the length of a cricket pitch) for every run scored by Earl Stonham in 2019 (4887 runs) plus a mile for every year since the club reformed in 1988. More information about the challenge and Lucy’s story can be found on the JustGiving website: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/escc The club would like to congratulate and thank Lucy, who’s done an outstanding job raising awareness of Crohn’s disease and supporting…

  • ESCC Ground April 2020
    2020 Season News

    Cricket gradually up-and-running

    Since the Coronavirus worldwide pandemic, most competitive sport, including cricket, has had to pause for a while. Despite the 2020 cricket season being delayed, members of Earl Stonham CC have been keeping in touch via various social communication channels, taking part in quizzes, playing virtual cricket online against other local teams, and keeping the ground trim and proper. This Friday, club members are planning to take part in the first net session of the season, following Government safety guidelines. Below is an official message from Club Captain, Luke Edgar: —————————8<————————— Following the Government’s announcement and allowance from the ECB we can begin Net Practice on Friday evenings. The sessions will…

  • Trevor Spall
    2020 Season News

    Trevor’s final chairman’s report

    Happy New Year from Earl Stonham Cricket Club! Below is Trevor Spall’s final message as club chairman: —————————8<————————— I think that it is fair to say that the 2019 season has been something of a mixed bag. Other people will comment further about the playing season just past. The strength of any club is in the commitment of many people. A club is the sum of its members. We have been well-served by many over the years and I am glad to say that this remains the case. I would like to thank the captains for all the time, effort and commitment they have given again this season. I know…