The Leeming Spartan Cricket Club held its belated 2019/20 season windup in October after months of uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 virus. The absolute highlight of the night was the induction of just our sixth Club Legend, Lydia Read – a truly inspirational and dedicated member of the Spartans for more than 65 years. On behalf…
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The funeral for Spartan Life Member Maureen Preedy will be held on Friday 1st May at 1000hrs and all Spartans have been invited to pay their respects by viewing the service online.
It is with extremely deep sadness that the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club advises that one of our beloved life members in Maureen Preedy has passed away yesterday aged 69.
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.
A massive congratulations to Shannon Davies, who was formally inducted as a Life Member of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club last Friday night!
Since first debuting for the Club in the 1999/2000 season, Shannon has established himself as the ultimate Leeming Spartan stalwart, accumulating an achievements list that is far and above what one could expect, and his induction as a Life Member is well and truly deserved.
Congratulations to Kevin Poller, who has been inducted as a Life Member of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club!
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.
The list of the Life Members of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, since our foundation in 1918.
The bestowment of Life Membership is the highest honour an individual can receive at the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, and as such, it is awarded to only those who have dedicated years of service to furthering the Club’s success.
Leeming Spartan Life Member and Club stalwart David Abercrombie will tomorrow play his 300th game for the Club, joining an exclusive list of just fourteen other Spartans to reach the milestone.
In what is without doubt one of the most remarkable achievements in Leeming Spartan history, Brad Mant recently recorded his 12,000th run for the Club! Becoming the first Spartan to achieve this record in our 98 year history, it is perhaps one that will stand the test of time, serving as a banner of Manty’s…
Dave is a longtime servant of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, completing his first season in 1975. Since then, he has continued to rise to the occasion, having captained more often than not, and was pivotal off the field in the Club’s famous 1992 First Grade Grand Final victory.