Smart Choice Moosa Stadium is now an American College Cricket Home Stadium!

The latest exciting news for cricket in the USA is that the Smart Choice Moosa Stadium in Pearland, Texas will now be designated as an American College Cricket Home Stadium ! Smart Choice CEO Sakhi Muhammad, based in Houston and Lloyd Jodah based in NY, Founder & President of American...
Posted 18 Dec 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

New National Rankings ! Where’s your College ?

Here are the Top 33 colleges in the American College Cricket Power Rankings (out of over 70), as of Dec 5, 2014 : Power Rankings are based on what a Club contributes, on & off the field, to American College Cricket’s Mission of “Bringing back the Original American & Canadian...
Posted 05 Dec 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Registration for 2015 National Championship Begins !

In March 2014 American College Cricket & TV Asia became the first cricket in America broadcast on ESPN when USF defeated Auburn to win the Chanderpaul Trophy and the National Championship. It was also the 36th American College Cricket match televised by TV Asia in the USA & Canada. Registration...
Posted 30 Nov 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

American College Cricket in Compton’s Jackie Robinson Stadium ! Cricket, Baseball & Kids Connect !

It was truly a historic day, as American College Cricket came to Compton. UCLA and Claremont Colleges played the first ever cricket games in Compton on Sat Nov 22 in an effort by American College Cricket Hall of Famers David Sentance, Mustafa Khan, Coach Pickens (the latter 2 are lifetime...
Posted 26 Nov 2014 | NEWS | 0 Comments

Which College’s Christmas Gift is a new Stadium as a Home Field ?

The Smart Choice Moosa Stadium was set to be the host of the American College Cricket South West Championship recently, but because of rain this has been rescheduled (probably to February 2015). The immediate great news is one of the Houston-area colleges is getting a dream Christmas gift ! An...
Posted 24 Nov 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

From GW Cricket President to the English Premiere League ! Hugo takes his talent to the EPL !

Just 5 years from being President of the George Washington University Cricket Club, American College Cricket alum Hugo Scheckter was hired by English Premiere League Southampton Football Club ! As if proof was needed that the experience gained being a part of running your college’s cricket club could be valuable...
Posted 23 Nov 2014 | George Washington U,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

National Champ USF Bulls retain South East Championship crown !

Sher Tareen finished his undergrad degree at Harvard, where he played as a fast bowler/batsman, and enrolled at Florida State for his Master’s. He immediately announced his intention to American College Cricket Founder & President Lloyd Jodah, to start a cricket club. So it was the FSU Seminoles played their...
Posted 14 Nov 2014 | NEWS,Universities,USF | 0 Comments

Rochester (RIT Tigers) wins Deryck Aaron Jodah Trophy & North East Title !

Torrential rain forced the splitting up of the American College Cricket North East Championship to 2 weekends. The Group stages were played at Van Cortland Park in the Bronx, thanks to Lesly Lowe, founder and President of the Commonwealth League. The Final 4 was then played a couple of weeks...
Posted 14 Nov 2014 | NEWS,Rochester Inst of Tech,Universities | 0 Comments

UMBC wins Mid Atlantic Championship – Photos, Scorecards !

Last year Ivy League Champion University of Pennsylvania, led by Subas Poudel upset UMBC in a tight game to take the Mid West Championship. This year UMBC seemed determined to redeem themselves putting up scores of over 200 at the the historic Cope Field at Haverford College, watched by legendary...
Posted 14 Nov 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Iowa State Cyclones retains Gordon Gee Trophy & Mid West title !

The American College Cricket Mid West Championship returned to the Ohio State University campus. It was Gameday for Buckeyes football, and game day for Buckeye cricket as the the OSU club once again played host to colleges of the Mid West. American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah and OSU Cricket...
Posted 14 Nov 2014 | Iowa State University,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Harvard wins Colin Michael Jodah Trophy to be new Ivy League Champion !

Harvard continued their tremendous run, since the Harvard Cricket Club was re-started by Ibrahim Khan in 2012 (Harvard cricket team was officially begun in 1858). The team began playing, under lights on campus and hosted Home & Away matches, leading other college teams in the North East to do the...
Posted 22 Oct 2014 | Harvard | 0 Comments

Rules & Reminders for All Players !

Below are some of the playing rules & conditions for all of our tournaments. In addition all players are expected to follow the usual standards of sportsmanship, and cricket, and most importantly the rules of your college’s Club Sports. This List is not exhaustive, but just a reminder of some...
Posted 23 Sep 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

CricHQ 201 – Scoring, Stats, the meaning of Life ! Learn it, Use it !

“I started American College Cricket as a new platform for cricket in the world, and implemented ideas and plans to further that vision, including having Olympic-type cricket tournaments the world had never seen – 47 matches in 4 days in 2010 then 67 matches in 5 days in 2011, and...
Posted 08 Sep 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

New Stadium hosts American College Cricket SW Ch’ship ! Register for MA,SE & SW !

The 5th American College Cricket Mid Atlantic Championship will, for the 3rd year be at the British Officers’ Cricket Club (BOCC) in Pennsylvania,on Oct 18 & 19, where Ernie Precious and the BOCC have been wonderful hosts. University of Pennsylvania is the defending Champion. The South East Championship will, for...
Posted 31 Aug 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

2014 Hall of Fame Inductees announced by Shiv Chanderpaul !

Iconic International cricketer Shiv Chanderpaul today announced the 2014 Class of Inductees into the American College Cricket Hall of Fame ! This is the 2nd Class since the Hall of Fame was established. In a statement the legendary West Indies & Guyana batsman Chanderpaul, now in his 20th year at...
Posted 07 Aug 2014 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Shiv Chanderpaul announces 2015 American College Cricket National Championship Dates !

American College Cricket has been leading the game’s impact in the USA in important ways from its inception in 2009. The NY Times coverage of the first American College Cricket Championship in March 2009 was the most shared Times article of that week, & led to the Times doing regular...
Posted 29 Jun 2014 | CHAMPIONSHIPS,Universities | 0 Comments