Essendon honours Walshy

2013 marks the 50th Year of service to the Essendon Cricket Club by veteran scorer Mike Walsh.

To commemorate Mike's outstanding achievement, the Club has arranged a ‘Toast & Roast’ Night on Saturday 23rd February, 2013. The night promises to be very enjoyable, with dinner and speakers from Mike’s 5 decades of cricket service.

Mike's wonderful contribution, not only to Essendon CC, but also VCA/Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia, began with the Bombers' First XI in 1963-64.

Almost 50 years later, he continues to travel all across the city week after week to accurately record what happens on the park onto the scoresheets.mike_walsh_r12

His total number of matches is more than 1,100, and that tally doesn't include Premier lower XIs, State 2nds matches, State trial matches, Futures' League matches!

Congratulations Mike!

For any further information, please contact Wayne Condon at ECC (M) 0414 923 570

 

 

 

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