Northover hits second successive half century as Whimple II win

PUBLISHED: 12:45 06 September 2012

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Whimple II rounded off their season with a 13-run victory in a thrilling East Devon derby with visiting Uplyme and Lyme Regis II.

Grant Northover struck his second successive half century, top scoring with 62.

Simon Van Grudgings hit 51 and Whimple closed on 199.

Paul Crompton (4-32) and Wes Holmes (3-15) were the principle wicket takers for the visitors who were then bowled out for 186.

Mark Pincombe top scored with an unbeaten 81 whilst Alex Evens (3-15) and John Bardot (2-33) bagged the bulk of the wickets to fall.

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