Club app icon

Pitchero Club

The best way to keep up to date with West of Scotland Cricket Club

View

The Toughest Job in Cricket?

1 month ago By David Hinchliffe

Huge thanks John, Stewart and everyone who helped on the ground this summer.

Being a cricket groundsman in Glasgow must be one of the toughest jobs in sport! That’s why everyone at West want to give the highest praise to both Stewart Dunlop and John “JR” Thomson for their efforts on the ground this year.

The pair went way above and beyond expectations to battle the elements, the demands of eight different teams (and several guest sides), and a temperamental mower! Somehow they did it all with a smile and a chat even in the worst of situations.

The club know about and appreciate every person who helped with the ground this year. There’s no doubt that the highest praise should also be heaped on the guys who did the most work: Thanks John. Thanks Stewart!

Updated 14:49 - 16 Oct 2017 by David Hinchliffe

Where next?

Coach's Corner: Everything's Faster What is the best preparation for Premier League cricket?
Premier League Preparation Begins for McCrea West of Scotland Cricket nets at the indoor school with Coach David Hinchliffe

Comments

Loading comments

Results
Sun 27 Aug
a
Development XI Weirs
League C – C
C
Sat 26 Aug
h
McCrea West of Scotland Irvine
League C – C
C
a
Partick 2nd XI St Ninians
League C – C
C
Sun 20 Aug
a
Development XI Victoria
League C – C
C
Sat 19 Aug
a
McCrea West of Scotland Drumpellier
League C – C
C
h
Partick 2nd XI Cambusdoon
League C – C
C

News sponsors

Affiliations

Club sponsors