On Friday, the U14s took on Uddingston in their first game of the season, coming off better in the adapted 20 over match.
Uddingston got off to a good start getting to 87-1 off their first 10 overs. The game turned in favour of West of Scotland in dramatic fashion in the 11th and 12th overs with wickets from bowlers Gordon Bratt and Walter-Marriott-Laurie, and run outs from Chris Collins and Sophie Trickett turning the game. Uddingston began a mini-recovery as they reached 122-5 of their 18 overs.
The chase was on and West could not have asked for a better start as the openers Chris Collis and Robbie Walsh both scored 22* and 20* respectively with Captain John Cavanagh following up with 20 and Sophie Trickett with 19 off 8 balls.
Walter Marriott-Laurie and Gordon Bratt took the team over the line with 4 overs to spare ensuring a winning start for the team.
Their next game is at Hamilton Crescent vs Ferguslie this Friday.
Team selection has not been published for this fixture yet.