Champions Leyland cruise past Morecambe

CHAMPIONS Leyland defeated Morecambe by eight wickets at Fox Lane, Unicorns all-rounder Luis Reece leading the victory charge with an unbeaten 68 off 91 balls including ten fours and two sixes.

Adam Coates made 33 off 33 balls and also kept wicket.

Morecambe had reached 154/5 in 37 overs with Chris Williams providing the cornerstone of their innings with an outstanding unbeaten 82 off 104 balls including nine fours. Leyland pro Brett Pelser took 3/37.

Leyland 155-2

Morecambe 154-5

Northern Cricket League Division One