Holywood comes to Merrion

Last Sunday Holywood made the trip down the M1 to Dublin to take on our Minor and Junior Girls’ Teams. It was a first for the Merrion girls and proved a great start to the season.  Michael Hingston, Merrion Youth Development Officer’ commented  “Merrion CC was a...

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Cricket Leinster Youth Competitions

Cricket Leinster has released details of its competition structures for the coming season. Merrion has entered twelve boys and girls teams across the different age groups from Cubs to U19.  There are 16 leagues in all with over 200 teams competing representing 20 clubs. There are...

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Coaching Courses Update

Cricket Leinster have recently provided an update on planned coaching courses over the next few months. This hopefully will be of interest to club members who want to get involved in coaching at different levels or who simply want to understand more about what...

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Boys Colts and U17

For the Colts this was a ‘nearly’ year for an age group that has great depth, broad talent and has a very positive, inclusive team ethic. In the league the Colts A came second in a very competitive league, behind Pembroke, maintaining a 100% home record....

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Minor Girls 2021

Commencing the 2021 season with a squad of 10 players, the "Magnificent" Minor Girls grew in number (swelling to a squad of 20), cricketing ability, and friendship over a very successful season.  Despite an early season quarter-final cup match loss to Malahide, the Minor Girls won...

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Merrion Youth Update 11th July

Youth cricket started back in May and matches on 8th June. Since then 12 Merrion teams have been in action. The start of the season was much disrupted as the nets project limited the available time for practice. This is now thankfully behind us and our...

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