National and Windward Islands Under-19 Player Gidron Pope scored a double century 248 as Georgetown Secondary School beat St. Joseph Convent Marriaqua by a whopping 347 runs yesterday in the United Insurance Secondary Schools 40-over-a-side Cricket Championship at the Park Hill Playing Field.
SCORES: Georgetown Secondary School 375 for 7 off 40-overs; Gidron Pope 248, Othniel Lewis 34, Urnel Thomas 23; Nalroy Peters 2 for 47, St. Joseph Convent Marriaqua 28; Urnel Thomas 6 for 7, Kimson Dalzell 4 for 16.
Elsewhere at the Stubbs Playing Field, Dr. JP Eustace Memorial Secondary School beat Petit Bordel Secondary School by 121 runs. SCORES: Petit Bordel Secondary School 169 for 7 off 23.2-overs; Husani Tucker 30, Reynold Providence 29 not out, Kadeek Patterson 24, Dr. JP Eustace Memorial Secondary School 48 off 17-overs; Shamon Hooper 4 for 5, Husani Porter 3 for 19.
The final scores: Bethel High School 106 off 28-overs; Yannick Williams 25, Alex Jessop 24; Brenton Stapleton 2 for 29, Olando Francois 2 for 29, Xavier Simmons 2 for 29, Troumaca Ontario Secondary School 108 for 5 off 22.3-overs; Shanji John 49; Bango Farrell 2 for 28.
And, West St George Secondary School secured a 7-wicket win over Bequia Community High School at the Sion Hill Playing Field. The scores: Bequia Community High School 132 off 28.2-overs; Reon Ollivierre 22, Austin Derrick 21, Delroy Stapleton 13; Zanni Da Silva 2 for 29, West St George Secondary School 133 for 7 off 18.3-overs; Tilran Harry 36 not out, Zanni Da Silva 29; McNeil Farrel 4 for 41, Austin Derrick 2 for 42.
The Championship will continue tomorrow.