Archer fires Foundation to BCA Intermediate division title with 5-wicket haul after knock of 86
Barbados Cricket Association article.
Bridgetown, Barbados - Christ Church Foundation School, again spurred by Barbados and West Indies Under-19 team fast bowling all-rounder Jofra Archer, captured the 2013 BCA Intermediate division title after taking first innings lead against Rocklyn Hardware Isolation Cavaliers in the drawn four-day final at Foursquare Oval today.
Starting the day on 87 for two in reply to a first innings total of 269 all out off 108.2 overs, Isolation Cavaliers were bowled out for 235 in 75.4 overs.
Archer grabbed five for 50 off 19 overs to follow his attacking topscore of 86 at No. 9 on the third day.
Oldstager DaCosta Atherley topscored for the St. Andrew team with an unbeaten 74 at No. 5. The 58-year-old Atherley batted for 216 minutes, faced 135 balls and struck two fours and two sixes.
It was the third BCA title for Foundation this season and their most prestigious following their retention of the Schools' Under-19 championship and the capture of the Goddard Enterprises Schools' division.
The Intermediate division team boasted of five Barbados Under-19 team players - Archer, left-aerm fast bowler Jerome Jones, all-rounder Aaron Jones, who bowls leg-breaks, top order batsman Lee-Germon Gaskin and wicket-keeper/batsman Carlos Maynard.
FOUNDATION 1st innings
S. Davis lbw b Bryan 15
M. Howard c Richards b Bowen 35
L. Gaskin c Richards b Bowen 43
A. Jones c wk Herbert b Holder 0
*J. Drakes b Atherley 10
N. Winn lbw b Bryan 4
+C. Maynard c Richards b Bryan 42
X. Duncan lbw b Carter 3
J. Archer c Waithe b Bullen 86
J. Jones c R. Holder b Bowen 16
S. Jordan not out 8
Extras (lb2, w5) 7
TOTAL (all out, 108.2 overs) 269
Fall of wickets: 1-31, 2-87, 3-88, 4-98, 5-128, 6-137, 7-153, 8-189, 9-246, 10-269.
Bowling: Carter 13-4-32-1, Waithe 6-1-17-0, Bryan 18-4-47-3, Bullen 18.2-4-58-1, Atherley 22-4-50-1, O. Holder 12.1-1-23-1, Bowen 17-6-36-3, R. Holder 1.5-0-4-0.
ISOLATION CAVALIERS 1st innings (overnight 87-2)
*D. Richards c Howard b J. Jones 15
R. Holder c A. Jones b Archer 27
J. Bowen c wk Duncan b Winn 32
K. Vaughan c wk Duncan b A. Jones 27
D. Atherley not out 74
+K. Herbert lbw b Archer 0
J. Bullen c Maynard b A. Jones 17
O. Holder b Archer 9
H. Bryan b Archer 5
J. Waithe lbw b Archer 0
J. Carter b J. Jones 0
Extras (b9, lb4, nb13, w3) 29
TOTAL (all out- 75.4 overs) 235
Wkts fell at: 1-28, 2-65, 3-110, 4-130, 5-131, 6-184, 7-203, 8-219, 9-219, 10-235.
Bowling: Winn 8-1-28-1, Archer 19-5-50-5, Jordan 4-0-10-0,
J. Jones 11.4-1-33-2, Drakes 8-2-25-0, A. Jones 25-3-76-2. .
Result: Match drawn.
NB: Foundation won the title by virtue of first innings lead.
Umpires: Wilbert Jordan, Irvine Carrington.
Reserve: Anthony Scott.