Highs and Lows of Wistow ‘A’ Grade


The following honour board celebrates both the highs, when players have achieved significant feats and the lows, when things didn’t quite go to plan!

06/01/1979 WISTOW
T. Thring 103, B. Nettle 107
8/465 Vs.
Played at Wistow
Echunga 122
13/10/1962 Wistow 129 & 34 Vs. MT. BARKER WHITE 178
15/01/1994 LANGHORNE CREEK 417 Vs.
Played at Wistow
Wistow 213
14/11/1964 Mt. Barker White
Ian Croft 6 overs, 5 maidens, 5/1
Brian Nettle 6 overs, 1 maiden, 5/12
15 & 59 Vs. WISTOW 87
March 1982 WISTOW
In Finals
384 Vs. Mt. Barker  
1975/76 WISTOW undefeated in minor round (Jim Thring captain)
lost semi-final to Mt. Barker
22/11/1997 Wayne Willis 228 Vs.
Played at Wistow
Hahndorf  
31/01/1987 Lloyd Bilney 200 not out
26 runs from one Paul Bazeley over
Vs.
Played at Dunn Park
Mt. Barker  
31/10/87 Milang
Randall Pitt 206 not out
7/331 Vs. Wistow 237
16/11/74 Mt. Barker
Mark Thring 11 overs, 10/68
219 Vs. Wistow 136
HAT TRICKS
05/02/2011 Hayden Bolto 5/73 off 9 overs   Vs.
Played at Wistow
Echunga  
1950’s Brian Blight 4 wickets in a row
also two other career hat-tricks
  Vs. Hahndorf  
1950’s Doug Blight 4 wickets in a row   Vs. Hahndorf  
05/02/1977 Wistow
Partnership 270: Terry Rule 122, Brian Nettle 133
4/349      
YOUNGEST CENTURY MAKER
11/02/1961 Brian Nettle 124 at age 16 years 1 moth against Nairne at Wistow
OLDEST CENTURY MAKER
14/02/1987 Brian Nettle 141 at age 42 years 2 months against Bremer/Callington at Dunn Park
GRAND FINAL CENTURY MAKERS
2000 Ben Judd 106 Vs. Bremer/Callington  
2003 Brett Lynn 110 Vs.
Played at Handorf
Hahndorf  
2005 Ben Judd 120 not out Vs.
Played at Langhorne Creek
Hahndorf  
UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENTS
24/11/1954 Brothers dismiss Echunga outright
1st Innings: Doug Blight 3/8, Brian Blight 7/14
2nd Innings: Doug Blight 4/20, Brian Blight 6/34
Late 1950’s Ron Potts took a catch – ‘no hands or arms’
Struck on the bum while ducking for cover at Silly Mid On. The ball lodged between rear upper thighs!!