Wrekinians Dominate Shropshire Development XI

Wrekinian Charlie Home captained Shropshire Development XI against Shrewsbury School in their opening match of the season against Shrewsbury School on Wednesday 26 April.

Charlie, pictured, who played for Shropshire in Sunday’s Unicorns Knockout Trophy defeat at London Road, lead a strong side which featured five debutants in Connor Dudley, Ben Lees, Charlie Mackelworth, Matty Simmonds and Ryan Jakeman.

The 2017 fixture list for Shropshire’s Development XI includes matches against academy sides from three first-class counties in Lancashire, Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire.

Wrekinians and Old Wrekinians playing for Shropshire Development XI are Charlie Home (Shifnal, captain), Henry Davies (Shifnal), Harry Chandler (Shifnal), Bradley Thornton (Shrewsbury) plus Connor Dudley (Shifnal) who is currently a Cricket coach here at Wrekin College.

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