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College Cricketers are among the brightest and the best. You go on to major positions in medicine, finance,  IT, engineering, law and other professions, but sometimes you need a little help finding that first position. Send your information to us, we will post it in a special Section FREE. This offer...

GWU Roadtrip to the Fighting Scots

Roadtrip Blog by Hugo Scheckter (GWU) -who resigned today as President of the GWO Cricket Club, to spend more time with his family (?). We met at 6pm on Friday and loaded our bags into our two cars for the 7 hour drive to Wooster, Ohio. The minivan was tightly...

All America 2nd Team

College All America Teams are the equivalent of All Star Teams in Professional sports in the US. The designation is primarily Honorary. However as we did last year, when a College All Star Team played the 2009 Champions, Montgomery College, we will endeavour to have the All Americans play.  There were...

All America 1st Team announced !

  Steve Kalloo, Umpire since 1989 (WICUA/USCUA), has officiated  International games and has spent decades watching Test and First Class cricket. Umpire Kalloo said the fielding at the 2010 American College Cricket Spring Break Championship was “some of the best fielding I have seen…..as good as Test level “.   Hassan Choghtai’s catch in the VOA...

Wooster hosts GWU and CMU – Results

WOOSTER, Ohio, April 8 – The College of Wooster Cricket Club hosted teams from George Washington University and Carnegie Mellon University last weekend for a three-team “mini-tournament” on the Wooster campus. In the first match of the day vs GWU, Wooster alumnus Anoop Parik and junior Shiladitya Roy batted well...

Fighting Scots Triangular Cricket Series -Wooster,GWU & CMU

Maaz Tasneem Khan,Wooster Captain Fresh from the 2010 American College Cricket Spring Break Championship, College of Wooster invited George Washington U and Carnegie Mellon U Cricket Clubs to play in a Triangular Series at Wooster.   With much needed support and interest from the students of this college, Wooster will play George Washington...

BEST SPRING BREAK EVER !

my 1st spring break – cricket nationals trip highlights   Written Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 12:16am by Hugo Scheckter (GWU)   2am Denny’s winning swimming races papa kanishk growing a beard because of sunburn tracking packages ‘real talk’ sucking on windows walking through drive thrus’ TSA security being suspended, re-signed...
Posted 28 Mar 2010 | 2010,CHAMPIONSHIPS,George Washington U,Universities | 1 Comment

GWU Cricket makes news alongside baseball

Despite less than ideal results on the pitch, GW’s club cricket team returned from the national championships in Florida this week with valuable insight into how to improve the team going forward. “It was a great learning experience for us,” said freshman member Hugo Scheckter, adding that the tournament was...
Posted 27 Mar 2010 | 2010,CHAMPIONSHIPS,George Washington U,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

GWU loved the Championship !

Mr. Jodah and Mr. DiLoreto.  On the behalf of my teammates and The George Washington University, I would like to sincerely thank both of you for putting together this tournament. This tournament has allowed us to network, improve our cricket, and become a greater force at GW. Despite the weather...
Posted 25 Mar 2010 | 2010,CHAMPIONSHIPS,George Washington U,NEWS,Universities | 2 Comments

Montgomery wins ! Sehgal scores 50* ! for GWU Ishaan scores 54 !

Despite a smashing 54 by Ishaan, who blasted 7 fours and 2 sixes, GWU were not able to fend off the rampaging defending Champions Montgomery College. Ishaan made his 54 out of 73 but the George Washington University club then struggled to 108 for 8 in their 20 overs. Big hitting wicketkeeper...
Posted 18 Mar 2010 | George Washington U,Montgomery College,NEWS,Universities | 1 Comment