Portishead Pirates and Buccaneers end season on high

All smiles for Portishead Pirates as they pose for the camera.

All smiles for Portishead Pirates as they pose for the camera. - Credit: Nigel Armstrong

Portishead Under-11s Pirates and Buccaneers completed their North Somerset League season with wins over Clevedon and Winscombe respectively.

Clevedon won the toss and elected to bat, scoring 112-6 from their 20 overs for a nett score of 276 but the Pirates finished on 144-5 to finish on a nett score of 314 and win by 38 runs.

The Buccaneers won the toss and elected to bat and scored 127-5 from their 20 overs to finish with a nett score of 297.

And a superb display saw Winscombe end their innings on 85-11 with a nett score of 219 as the Buccaneers won by 78 runs.

All smiles for Portishead Buccaneers as they pose for the camera.

All smiles for Portishead Buccaneers as they pose for the camera. - Credit: Nigel Armstrong

The Buccaneers and the Pirates finished in the table in eighth and 10th place.

Lead coach Nigel Armstrong said: “The boys and girls have worked hard this season and improved in their hard-ball skills. 

“These two wins are a fitting way to sign off this year.”