Doncaster Town teenager selected for Northern Diamonds U18s

Doncaster Town youngster Lucy Randle-Bissell has been selected to represent the Northern Diamonds U18s this week.

By Paul Goodwin
Monday, 18th July 2022, 7:50 pm
Updated Monday, 18th July 2022, 7:50 pm

Randle-Bissell, 14, will be in the side to face Scotland U19s at Kirkstall Educational Cricket Club in Leeds on Tuesday.

Northern Diamonds are the domestic women's cricket team that represent the North East – made up of the best players from Northumberland, Durham and Yorkshire.

All-rounder Randle-Bissell plays for Town in the Yorkshire Women and Girls Cricket League and made her maiden half century with the bat last season, aged 13.

Lucy Randle-Bissell

She also scored 52 not out in Doncaster’s victory against Anston earlier this season and struck 68 against Sessay at the weekend.

Randle-Bissell was part of Yorkshire’s U13s performance squad last year after moving up from the development squad.

She ended the season by winning the county age group’s CHAMP award, recognising C – Character, H – Hunger, A – Ability under pressure, M – Movement and P – Problem Solving.