An incredible chapter in Leeming Spartan Cricket Club history occurred in early 1996, when after an incredible sixty-seven years, the Club departed the Fremantle & Districts Mercantile Cricket Association, and joined the South Suburban Cricket Association, with the aim of a future merger between the two governing bodies.
See below for some invaluable photos from the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club’s 2001/02 season, which was highlighted by a two-day Premiership in the 5th Grade.
The year of 2000 marked the dawn of a new age for the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, beginning right at the top as we had our first new President, Peter Read, in more than twenty years, following the record set by Brian Waterer. Learn about this chapter in Spartan history here!
The Club experienced a sense of déjà vu in 2002, when, after a two year term, Peter Read relinquished the Presidency and Brian Waterer returned to the position he had, incredibly, occupied for a record twenty one seasons over two stints. Read all about this fascinating chapter, 2002 to 2006, in Spartan history here.
We’re now into our third edition in our “From The Spartan Archives” series, and today, we’re looking at examples of how the Club conveyed its messages before the internet age!
Long before the introduction of our website, the Club used frequent newsletters and chronicles to keep members in the know about our upcoming events.
The Leeming Spartan Cricket Club has been extremely fortunate to have regularly had fine individuals to fulfil the most senior executive positions since our foundation in 1918.
Listed here are the individuals who have undertaken the crucial role of Club Secretary.
The fifth chapter in the history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, which details the years between 1960 and 1978 under Jack Knox-Peden.
During the course of the Mitch Gillam Cup last Sunday, the event also served to honour the Life Members of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, and it was fantastic to have had such a great turnout during the day!
Listed here are the recipients of the Graeme Ashley Award for the Best Club Person.
It is the highest individual honour one can be bestowed at the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, behind only that of Life Membership.
Listed here are the leading career statistics for the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club.
The entries include information on the most games played, runs scored, wickets taken, and catches held, in the Club’s hundred year history.
Founded in 1918, the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club has accumulated a hugely rich history of achievements and statistics, and you can view and download them here!
Thank you to Spartan legend Graeme Ashley for is incredible efforts in recording these stats.
The history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club from 2013/14 to season 2014/15.
The history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club from the 2015/16 season to the present day, under our incumbent President Peter Coombs.