Historic Ranking of Junior Teams

An interesting article on the Cricket Leinster website features historic material on Junior League tables. The article can be found at https://www.cricketleinster.ie/news/historical-junior-league-tables-coming-soon The Table shows the highest and lowest positions of the various Merrion league teams back to 1980. Merrion 1st XI have won what is now...

Continue reading

Open Competitions 2023

Cricket Leinster Open Competitions now span 21 Divisions with 163 teams from 45 clubs taking part. Merrion have entered an additional team this year and there are now seven Open teams competing in leagues, cups and T20 Competitions. Merrion’s League opponents this year are: 1st XI    Premier League Balbriggan,...

Continue reading

Junior Cricket a 100 years ago

An article penned by David Penney from Greenland. Something for the Winter evenings. ------------------------- There were still only two Junior Leagues in 1920: an Intermediate league split into two sections, and a Junior league. Old Belvedere dropped out, as did Avoca School and RHMS 2nds. However, both...

Continue reading