Hinkley sizzles for Cobras B Grade

Nathan O'Neil gets bowled. 161308 Pictures: JAMIE CULLUM

A FOUR-wicket haul from Collendina quick Joe Hinkley steered the Cobras B Grade to a 56-run victory over Barrabool at Bellarine Secondary College’s Ocean Grove campus on Saturday.
Hinkley who finished with figures of 4/58 and bowled 10 maidens from 24 overs, put himself in the frame for an A grade recall against Ocean Grove on 12 November.
Chasing 226 for victory on day two, Barrabool made 8/169 from 53 overs.
Barrabool veteran Wes Grigg continued his fine form with bat this season and was 90 not out at the end of play.
On day one the Cobras were all out for 225 from 63.2 overs.
Collendina batsman Alastair Grant top scored with a well compiled 80.
St Leonards scored a 103-run win against Collendina C Grade in their two-day clash at Len Trewin Reserve.
Cobras opening batting pair Ashley Denneman (74) and Steve Blackman (36) scored the bulk of runs in Collendina’s total of 9/148 from 60 overs.
St Leonards tore through the Cobras middle order after bowlers Justin Flynn, 3/23, and Cooper Roberts, 3/21, both claimed three wickets apiece.
The home was side was all out for 251 from 59.3 overs on day one, Cobra bowler Clynt Combridge the leading wicket-taker with 4/52 from 19 overs.
Collendina 1 scored a two-wicket win over Jan Juc in their D Grade one-day game at Connewarre on Saturday.
Batting first Jan Juc made 8/234 from its 40 overs.
In reply, Collendina hit 8/240 from 38.2 overs, Cobra Harvey Stephenson top-scored with 80.
On Saturday 29 October, Collendina 1 won by eight wickets in their one-day match against Portarlington at Portarlington.
Collendina 2 defeated St Leonards 1 by 74 runs in their one-day match at Charles McCarthy Memorial Oval on Saturday.
Batting first the Cobras made 6/167 from its 40 overs, the highlight a 93-run second wicket partnership stand from Cameron McGregor (64) and Ross Norman (63 not out).
In reply St Leonards 1 were bowled for only 93, Collendina bowler Steve Coltish, 4/15, claimed four wickets.
In the Round 3 one-day match on 29 October, Newcomb won by five wickets against Collendina 2 at Collendina Recreation Reserve.
Cobra Lee Murnane was unbeaten on 39 in his side’s score 120 from 29 overs.
In reply, Newcomb made 5/128 from 30 overs.
Collendina A Grade, who had the bye in Round 3, face cross-town rival Ocean Grove in a two-day match at Shell Road this Saturday.