Jan 202014

Heywood under-13s enjoyed a successful start to their indoor cricket league campaign at Castleton. They won both their fixtures, against Glodwick and Uppermill, and showed the benefits from some good indoor training sessions. MATCH 1 Led by captain Jack Morley, the strong-looking Heywood side first took on Glodwick, a club who have got an excellent Click here for more ….

Apr 262013

002Report by John Heywood: Heywood under 13’s took part in the pre-season indoor 6 a side completion at the soccer factory in Castleton recently. During the course of a really enjoyable afternoon Heywood took on local rivals Norden and Rochdale as well as Uppermill from the Saddleworth league. Heywood won 2 and lost 1 in the Click here for more ….

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Aug 032012

Heywood CC’s under-13s face Bury on Sunday morning in a curtain-raiser for the day’s big event, the Burton Cup semi-final. John Heywood’s youngsters have had an excellent season considering the bad weather, finishing second to an older and more experienced Littleborough side in their division. The match starts at 9.45am, with the Burton Cup semi Click here for more ….

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May 222012

Heywood now have five new ECB approved, Level 2 cricket coaches. Nerves were jangling at Old Trafford on Sunday morning ahead of final assessments for Scott McHugh, John Heywood, Adam Fawcett, Dale Latham and Danny Pawson. But all passed their final tests and the club now boasts a dozen qualified coaches. This should make training Click here for more ….

May 182012

Heywood under 11’s traveled to Middleton on the back of an undefeated run from the start of the season, hoping in the absence of the manager Grogan that they would do him proud and continue with the excellent run of form. Captain Jack Morley won the toss and placed Middleton into bat on a well Click here for more ….

May 022012

Heywood CC Under-13s (v Littleborough, h, Sunday. Start 9.30am, meet 9am) Billy Radcliffe, Danny James (c), Jordan Parr, Keelan Nugent, Danny Joesbury, Ben Brown, Ben Buckley Fisher, Darius Cambell (vc), Sam Sweeney, Alex Ball Steven Diggle. 12th man: Shoeb Z. A message from coach John Heywood, who is absent on Sunday morning: “This is also the batting Click here for more ….

Mar 282012

Heywood CC’s under-13s will kick of their season early with an exciting pre-season friendly. John Heywood’s young side will play Ramsbottom at Crimble on Sunday 22 April, start time TBC. Other key times dates for the under-13s are: Thursday 29th March – 7pm: Junior Registration night at Heywood Cricket Club. Saturday 31st March – From Click here for more ….

Feb 162012

Here is under-13s coach John Heywood on his side’s performance in this week’s indoor competition at Kingsway Sports Centre. Thanks to Ross Zelem for scoring. Ross is helping me this year with the U13’s and all the lads should look at his achievements for inspiration. Ross made his Heywood first team debut two seasons ago Click here for more ….

Feb 062012

Good luck to Heywood CC’s under-13s side, who are getting a pre-season run-out at the Rochdale Junior Indoor Cricket Tournament this half-term. John Heywood’s side travel to Kingsway Sports Centre on Tuesday 14 February to take on some of the area’s other sides in a tournament that will be “competitive but fun”. The tournament is Click here for more ….

Oct 312011

Five Heywood cricketers past and present are set to add to the growing ranks of the club’s coaches. Current first team players Dale Latham, Adam Fawcett and Danny Pawson (pictured above) will be joined by under-11s assistant coach and former first-teamer John Heywood and former first-teamer Scott McHugh on the five-week Level 2 course, which Click here for more ….