Sims takes Alliance honours

Lowestoft's Peter Sims has been named as the Lovewell Blake Norfolk Alliance Player of the Month for May after starring with both bat and ball.

Lowestoft's Peter Sims has been named as the Lovewell Blake Norfolk Alliance Player of the Month for May after starring with both bat and ball.

The all-rounder has helped his club to the top of Division One after smashing 225 runs during May and taking 15 wickets at a cost of 12.

Other nominees included Steve Bidewell (Bradfield), Patrick Yates (Mundford), Derek Inglis (Ashmanhaugh) and Richard Wood (Norwich & Coltishall Wanderers A).

Bungay A's Tim Porter claimed the Knights Norfolk League Player of the Month award.

He scored 340 runs in five games for the Division Seven club, including a century against Sprowston B.

Other nominees included Mark English (Saxlingham A), David Fuller (Bungay), Andy Thompson (Lowestoft B), Stewart Larter (Lowestoft B), Matt Rudkin (Old Catton), Mark Thornton (Bungay A) and Simon Kerrison (Caister).