Sixth Instalment of Awards – Clubmen of the Year

Welcome to the sixth instalment of our Awards presentation. This is where we announce the following club awards: Ed Howitt (Senior) Clubman of the Year Bert Oldfield Young Clubman of the Year (Sponsored by JP Gavan) The following is an announcement from club president Geoff Hickman Bert Oldfield Bert Oldfield Young Clubman of the Year.…

Fifth Instalment – Steve Colley announces his retirement

Welcome everyone to the Fifth Instalment of the GDCC awards. This instalment features Ed Howitt interviewing Steve Colley on the announcement of his retirement from grade cricket. Below is the interview and following that there are some important details about Steve’s career with the club. Also for everyone’s interest tomorrow Geoff Hickman will be announcing…

Fourth instalment of awards presentation

Welcome to the fourth instalment of our Awards presentation. This is where we continue the build up for the Victor Trumper Player of the Year award. This is a summary of Rounds 6 to 10 provided by Ed Howitt Player of the Year points score after Round 10 Dave Monaghan 11.5 Matt Wright 11 Charlie…

Third instalment of Awards presentation

Welcome to the third installment of our Awards presentation. We will be continuing now with three of our longstanding that showcase our best youth performances and our best all round performances for the season. These awards are: Phil Emery award for Green Shield Player of the Year Dick Guy award for Under 21 Player of…

Second instalment of awards presentation

Welcome to the second instalment of our Awards presentation. This is where we start the build up to the Victor Trumper Player of the Year award. This report will list the point scores for the first 5 rounds while Ed Howitt will present the best performances. Ed will also advise the nominations for the following…

Welcome to the GDCC Awards Presentation

Welcome to the GDCC awards presentation for the 2019-2020 season. As we are all aware we are unable to do this award presentation live at a venue, so we are doing the next best thing. We are going virtual. In this first section we will start with an announcement by Ed Howitt summarising the awards.…

Announcing the GDCC virtual awards presentation

Over a period of 10 days starting on May 8, we will be presenting the awards for the 2019-20 season. This year due to the extraordinary circumstances we find ourselves we will be running the awards virtually. This is how it will work. Ed Howitt will announce nominations for each trophy via a zoom recording…

Graeme Watson Dies in Bowral

Graeme Watson has died in Bowral on 24th April. He had retired to Bowral a few years ago but continued to provide advice in writing and in detail to the Highlands District Cricket Association. A tribute will be written by Rodney Cavalier in the coming days. Graeme played for Gordon over three seasons from 1976…

Private Cedric Pike – Lest we forget

Cedric Pike in 1941 We have found our 10th GDCC player to die in the Second World War and he was right in front of our eyes. The Gordon District Cricket Club honour board for those who served and died in World War 2 includes the names of the 9 players who made the ultimate…