Lindfield Cricket Club batsman wins Sussex u15 player of the year

Tom Hinley in action
Tom Hinley in action

Lindfield Cricket Club star batsman Tom Hinley has been named Sussex u15 player of the year.

The left-hander hit 957 runs in 38 innings in all matches for the club this season and played an integral part in the club surviving relegation from Division 2 on the final day of the season.

He hit 74 not out against Bognor and 54 against Mayfield in the last two games of the season.

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Dad Ian tweeted: "Fantastic achievement by Tom @hinnersjnr who won the U15 Sussex CCC player of the year award made @hinnersmrs very proud after a tough year @LCC_swans @WardenParkPE @GMCricket @SCLPathway #lovecricket #hardworkreapsrewards"