1990 – Anniversary Cricket Week

1990 – Anniversary Cricket Week

1990 was a season to celebrate for the club – but not because they won any trophies. It marked the 150th year since its first ball was bowled. To recognise such a landmark anniversary, a Cricket Week was arranged, and matches were played on every day. This...
2005 – Gary Yates Testimonial

2005 – Gary Yates Testimonial

Staying with the cricket football fusion theme of our last Vault post, we’re going back to 2005 again when a thunderstorm put paid to an all-star cricket match at Prestwich, but not before former Manchester City ace Nigel Gleghorn had struck a lightning-fast 66....
2008 – U17s Greenhalgh Cup glory

2008 – U17s Greenhalgh Cup glory

Success for our Under 17s back in August 2008 when they took the honours in the Greenhalgh Cup Final. The Prestwich youngsters grabbed the glory at The Heys, overcoming a more experienced Denton team with a superb all-round display. Our batting line-up all chipped in...
Indoor success for Prestwich juniors

Indoor success for Prestwich juniors

Several junior players from Prestwich have been putting in some “star” performances in indoor competitions during this autumn. Sam Regan, Ben Pinkus, Ellis Compton, Sam Staley, Charlie Jackson and Tom Hatchett all played for The Northern Star Superkings in...