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4th XI - Champions

Wednesday 17th October 2018

Congratulations to the 4th XI who won Junior 5 under the leadership of Sreejesh - With a record of 12 victories and 2 defeats. Congratulations to Ronnie McAlpine and the 3rd XI who finished 2nd in Junior 5 with a record of 10 victories, 3 defeats and a No result. Watch out Junior 4 in 2019!

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WCC condolences - John (Jackie) Foster Gaw

Tuesday 31st July 2018

It is with great sadness that the club has learned of the death of Jackie Gaw. Jackie was without the doubt the heart beat of Woodvale Cricket Club for the past 40 plus years, and who always had the best interests of his beloved cricket club at heart. Please see the club Facebook and Twitter accounts for club members, and the wider cricketing community, personal tributes.  The club and all members would like to send their sincere condolences to the Gaw family at this time. Jackie will...

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Youth Cricket - Friday 1st June 2018

Monday 28th May 2018

Our Youth Cricket Academy for 2018 starts on Friday 1st June between 6.30pm-8.00pm and will run for approx 8 weeks.   The Academy has been run over the past three years and we are keen to expand and build upon this and to ensure that as many young people as possible within the local community are given the opportunity to come along to see what we have to offer as their local cricket club.   The Cricket Academy is open to boys and girls between the ages of 6-16 a...

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Presidents Day - Saturday 2nd June 2018

Monday 28th May 2018

Hosted by Robert Wills, President of Woodvale Cricket Club Time: Approx meet @ 2:15pm for a 3pm sit down. WCC annual President's Day takes place this Saturday, all Sponsors and Supporters of Woodvale CC are invited. We meet at the club, have a beer, a glass of wine, a spirit aperitif or 2 and hopefully the weather will be kind to us so we can watch 'a little' quality cricket as our 1st Eleven will be entertaining this years league favourites Lisburn Cricket Club. Then we ...

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JJ's on fire.....

Thursday 24th May 2018

Woodvales' 1st XI travelled to Lurgan tonight to play a 25 over re-arrangement and when they were asked to field first the fear would have been that they would be batting in bad light. So they hustled through their overs in quick time, restricting the home side to 119 in the process. The stand out figures were that of JJ Strydom who took 4 for 17 in his 5 overs (including a hat trick) and it would have been 4 wickets in 4 balls had he not overstepped the line. So over to the Batsmen and i...

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Some positives despite defeat

Tuesday 15th May 2018

Woodvales, below par, 1st XI headed to Downpatrick with little prospect of victory. Essential pawns were missing from the team in the shape of the Irwin brothers, Both taking the opportunity for a holiday on what was thought to be a 'closed weekend' to competitive cricket because of the Test match in Dublin. Unusually only the Saturday was closed? Downpatricks' ground staff had done a great job of preparing the ground and the pitch looked superb.... Jamie called wrong on the toss ...

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It's summer at last!

Tuesday 15th May 2018

It took long enough but it finally arrived for Woodvale Cricket Club. The long awaited and much lamented Summer announced it’s arrival in splendour this weekend but as predicted, (in a FB posting), on a belter of a day no serious cricket was allowed on Saturday due to some test match or another. From what I’m hearing though teams took the opportunity to play some friendlies and none more enjoyed than the one at our place v’s NICC Old Boys. The weather ...during the week didn...

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Golf Day - Rockmount GC - Thursday 16th August

Friday 27th April 2018

The Woodvale C.C. Golf Day is back by popular demand, with this year’s event taking place at Rockmount G.C. on Thursday 16th August. Tee times are available between midday and 2pm. The cost is £40 per person which includes a meal in Rockmount’s excellent restaurant after you’ve played. Traditionally our Golf Day has been great craic with many acquaintances being renewed and old and not so old tales being recalled over a libation or two!! There has already been a lot...

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WCC condolences - Wilson Scott

Friday 20th April 2018

It is with great sadness that the club has learned of the death of Wilson Scott. Wilson was an ex club Treasurer and Irish International, he also played a major part in setting up the indoor bowls and sat on numerous general and selection committees. Wilson always had Woodvale Cricket Club at heart. The club and all members would like to send their sincere condolences to the Scott family at this time. Wilson will be greatly missed by all at Woodvale Cricket Club. Article bel...

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Dates for your Diary 2018!

Wednesday 21st February 2018

With the 2018 cricket season upon us various events have been organised, with more to come.... Please put these dates in your diary: - Oasis Tribute Band - Friday 25th May - £12 per ticket, please speak to Paul Butcher for further details - President's Day hosted by Robert Wills - Saturday 2nd June - 1st XI v Lisburn - Invites will be issued closer to the time - Night at the Camels - Saturday 30th June - Golf Day, Rockmount Golf Club - Date to be finalised, it will be ...

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