Ribble Valley girls hold on to beat Burnley

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Ribble Valley took on Burnley at Read Cricket Club in the Lancashire Under 15s District Competition.

The Valley girls batted first and runs were hard to come by with only 19 runs in the allotted 12 overs, with 20 extras.

The pairing of Polly Pearse and Mary Peachey managed to score six, including the only four of the innings from Polly.

The match was to turn on the number of wickets lost and, with only two wickets against them, the Ribble Valley score came down to 29.

Burnley finished 10 runs short in reply, with Emma Simpson in great form behind the wickets.