2020 Award Winners
Updated: Jun 1, 2021
As we commence final preparations to return to the field, we wish to recognize the extraordinary efforts of our clubs, players, and volunteers of last year. While we are still unable to gather for a formal announcement and presentation event at this time, please see below for the list of award winners from the VDCA 2020 Season, and join us in offering congratulations to all the winners.
Colonist Cup Weekend League (Division I) Champion Vikings CC Billingham Bowl Midweek League (Division II) Champion Broncos CC Payne Cup Weekend League Playoff Winning Team Albion CC Midweek Knock-Out Cup Midweek Tier I Playoff Winning Team Broncos CC Robin Scutt Plate Midweek Tier II Playoff Winning Team Pig's Trotters CC Hobday Cup Awarded to the player who has scored the most runs in the Weekend League Jamison Schulz-Franco (Incogs CC) 11 matches: 439 runs from 11 innings at an average of 62.71 with a high score of 131 John Moss Trophy Awarded to the player with the highest batting average in the Weekend League Suhan Kumar Alagaratanam (Albion CC) 6 matches: 211 runs from 6 innings at an average of 70.33, with a high score of 62 Castaways Shaker Awarded to the player who has taken the most wickets in the Weekend League Praveen Sandhu (Albion CC) 9 matches: 22 wickets from 75 overs at an average of 10.95 with best match figures of 5/11 Walton Cup Awarded to the player with the lowest bowling average in the Weekend League Carl Raubenheimer (Incogs CC) 7 Matches: 14 wickets from 49.2 overs at an average of 7.71, with best match figures of 4/21 Roland Appleby Trophy Awarded to the player having made the most wicketkeeping dismissals in the Weekend League Naveen Sharma (United Victoria CC) 9 matches: 16 dismissals, 13 catches and 3 stumpings Fred Maurice Cup Awarded for outstanding fielding in the Weekend League Asad Cheema (Albion CC) 11 matches: 14 catches DL Gillespie Perpetual Trophy Awarded for sportsmanship and outstanding ability on the field Jamison Schulz-Franco (Incogs CC) 11 matches: 439 runs from 11 innings at an average of 62.71 and with a high score of 131; 7 wickets from 22 overs at an average of 14.57; 11 catches and 1 run out Jim Oakman Cup Awarded for extraordinary contributions to the cricketing community, both on and off the field Jim Wenman Bruce Maxham Shield Awarded to the most promising junior player Harsh Saini 11 matches: 33 runs from 7 innings at an average of 8.25; 20 wickets from 66.4 overs at an average of 10.25; 1 catch and 1 run out Bob Bowman Cup Remis velisque: With oars and sails Awarded for exemplary passion and consistent effort on the field Sunil Prajapati (Vikings / UVIC CC) Peter Richardson Trophy Midweek Tier I Playoff Player of the Match Dheeraj Arora (Broncos) John Smithson Memorial Award Awarded for outstanding service to cricket umpiring and/or scoring Johnny Carline Judy Elson Shield Awarded for outstanding volunteer service to the cricketing community Graham Smith Sirish Patel Plaque Awarded for outstanding Volunteer service to the Midweek League Keith Harris Peter Machin Award Awarded for outstanding performance on the field by a visiting player Gursimran Baidwan (Cowichan) 8 Matches: 234 runs from 8 innings at an average of 29.25 and with a high score of 119; 11 wickets from 51.5 overs at an average of 22.36; 2 catches and 1 run out