Photo Caption: The Elizabeth Pemberton Primary School Cricket Team
St. Kitts – Nevis, (SKNP) – The final between the Charlestown Primary School and the Elizabeth Pemberton Primary School was finally played at the Elquemedo T. Willet Park earlier today, Monday 18 July, 2016.
With the sun out in all its glory, the students of the participating schools were anxious to get going. Charlestown Primary School batted first and were in a spot of bother been positioned at 14-6.
Photo Caption: Runako Shakur Morton Cricket League Champions, Elizabeth Pemberton Primary School
The bowling for EPPS was on target to ensure that the Charlestown Primary School were bowled out for their lowest tournament total. They were bowled out for 50.
With a strong bowling attack Charlestown had to impress inorder to defy the odds stacked against them.
EPPS were off to a racing start but the steady flow of wickets and the competitive spirit of the children of the Charlestown Primary School made the game even more interesting.
However, it was the Elizabeth Pemberton Primary School who came out victorious and created history as they will now be known as the first school to win the League under the new name. They won by two wickets and a few overs to spare.
Tyger Browne of the Elizabeth Pemberton Primary School was judged the Most Valuable Player and best bowler while Lyne Smithen of the Charlestown Primary School was judged best the fielder.