Batley CC champions as Moorlands miss out – Scholes’ title triumph and double joy for Mills

BATLEY were crowned Central Yorkshire League Division One champions after a final-day triumph at Moorlands whose promotion hopes finally faded.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 12th September 2011, 10:26 am

A 26-run success saw Batley register their fifth maximum points win in the final six games to end on 97 points and pip Carlton to top spot by two points.

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Scholes won the Division Two title and were promoted with Hopton Mills. Both sides knew they needed six-point victories to edge out rivals Wrenthorpe A and they achieved that with wins at Birstall A and Adwalton respectively.

Mirfield Parish Cavaliers A trounced hosts Liversedge A by 10 wickets to win promotion in Division Three while Hopton Mills A thumped Netherton A by nine wickets at Woodbottom to clinch the Division Four title.