Haverfordwest CC made tremendous progress recently with the announcement of the formation of a Disability Squad.
Haverfordwest Blue Lightning, the youth element of Haverfordwest Cricket Club newest members in 2016 will be the ‘Blue Lightning Disability’ squad.
In conjunction with Cricket Wales Disability Officer Les Randall, the Club coaches ran a number of winter indoor sessions alongside Pembroke Dock Cricket Club, introducing cricket to young people and vulnerable adults with disabilities in the community.
Haverfordwest has received a grant of £500.00from Cricket Wales for the Disability project
Cricket Wales is establishing a pathway for elite players to move into Development Improvement Hubs with the ambition of representing their Country. Disability officer Les Randall spoke of "The enthusiasm shown in Pembrokeshire to include all people in the game of cricket."
Back row l-r Simon Williams, Head Coach; Colin Williams, Coach, Nitin Mathia, Coach, Dan Cole, Coach, Roger Thomas, Committee
Front row l-r Angela Miles, Sport Pembrokeshire DSW; Jonathan Twigg, Haverfordwest Disability Lead Coach;, Les Randall, Cricket Wales; Matt Freeman, CDO Pembrokeshire;
Wales Disability Cricket Teams' Fixtures 2016
24th April V England Old Trafford (CFPD)
1st May V Warwickshire (BACD ) H
15th May V Shropshire(BACD ) A
22nd May V Oxfordshire (CFPD)A
29th May V Cheshire (F) A
5th June V Derbyshire Merlins (BACD ) A
19th June V Warwickshire (BACD ) A
26th June V Cheshire (F) H
10th July V Shropshire (BACD ) H
17th July V England (CFPD) Newport
24th July V Derbyshire (BACD ) H
7th August V Herefordshire (CFPD) A
28th August V Wellington (CFPD)
September V Essex (F) H
7th August BACD SEMI –FINAL
21st August BACD FINAL