Category Archives: Hawks

The View from the Balcony – April 2024

Dear Members, Volunteers, Players, and Supporters, Welcome Back for the 2024 – albeit slightly delayed! As Chairman, it is with immense pleasure and a significant dose of optimism that I welcome you all back to what promises to be another great season ahead. The spirit of cricket is alive and well in our community, and […]

Hawks Academy wicket keepers pre-season masterclass with Warren Hegg

Last Sunday young wicket keepers from across our Hawks Academy junior sides, along with several from other local clubs were able to step up their preparations for the new season with a specific wicket keeping training session with ex Lancashire and England keeper Warren Hegg.  Warren ran through several training drills for what is a […]

Hawks Academy U15s win Hyndburn Indoor Competition

On Sunday our Hawks Academy Under 15s were victorious in their age group section of the 2024 Hyndburn Indoor Cricket Tournament. Held at St Christopher’s C of E High School Academy, we beat Accrington CC in the semi-final, before beating Rishton CC in the final.  Our team comprised Daniyal Ejaz, Max Cocken, William Armer, Harry […]

Hawks Academy Awards 2023

Friday 24th November saw our Hawks Academy Presentation Evening at Evolve Document Solutions Cliffe Park. We celebrated the success of our junior teams throughout 2023.   Much to celebrate this year, with our under 11s and under 13s both winning their respective leagues, and with real progress shown across all age groups we hope to […]

Hawks Academy Match Report – U9 vs Lowerhouse (h) – 19 April 23

First game of the 2023 season for our U9’s as we welcomed Lowerhouse CC to Cliffe Lane. A big day for the majority of the team as it was their first Lancashire League game, in fact it was also their first ever competitive game of cricket! We bowled first and restricted Lowerhouse to a net […]

Notice of (delayed) 2021 AGM

[vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Following the relaxation of national restrictions, we are now in a position to hold our postponed 2021 AGM. Members are hereby given notice that our 2021 AGM will take place on Tuesday 17th August 2021 commencing at 8.30 p.m. in our clubhouse. The delayed start is intended to give opportunity for playing members (engaged […]

The View from the Balconies

[vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”4792″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_column_text]We had intended that these messages would be a little more regular than we have achieved so far, but the rapid pace of change of government, council and ECB guidance on multiple aspects of the operations of our club, coupled with the usual increased workload to have the cricket facilities […]

Launch of our Hawks Cricket Academy

[vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are delighted to add to our thriving junior cricket offering at Great Harwood Cricket Club by formally launching our Hawks Cricket Academy for 2021 and beyond.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”container”][vc_column][vc_separator color=”#1e73be” type=”normal” thickness=”” up=”” down=””][vc_column_text]Our junior cricket section is already thriving, with teams at Under9s, Under 11s, under 13s, Under 15s and Under 18s in the […]