A Muckamore Cricket team travelled to the North West on Saturday to play Glendermott in a friendly pre season 40 over match. On a bitterly cold afternoon Muckamore batted first and scored 207 runs for 7 wickets in their allocated 40 overs. Top scorers for Muckamore were Sam Gordon with 76 runs not out, Shane Henderson with 25 runs not out and James Rodgers with 45 runs. Best of the Glendermott bowlers were R Barr who took 2 wickets for 31 runs, G Burns who took 1 wicket for 28 runs, B Mills who took 1 wicket for 35 runs and A Johnson who took 1 wicket for 50 runs. Glendermott replied with 208 runs for the loss of only 3 wickets to win by 7 wickets. Their top scorers were J Lynch with 59 runs not out, A Johnson with 39 runs not out and G Montgomery with 34 runs. Muckamore’s Karthik Rajavelu took 2 wickets for 34 runs and Michael Wilson took 1 wicket for 36 runs out of the seven bowlers used. This week another friendly has been arranged against near neighbours Ballymena at Moylena with a 1pm start.