Congratulations to Jim Morgan,the former Sporting Alfas and Spain batsman who was recently been involved i the ECB Elite Player Development Programme and who was picked to play for the North of England Under 17 team in the ECB Under 17Regional Festival.He made top score for the North in its match against the Midlands,scoring thirty-eight runs from forty-two deliveries faced Jim is currently part of the Yorkshire County Cricket Youth Academy learning his trade under the watchful eye of the likes of Martin Moxon and Darren Gough.
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Born: December 1, 1989. Resides Misson, South Yorkshire
Education: Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield
Club: Yorkshire Academy
Represented Nottinghamshire at Under-11s
Moved to Spain and joined Sporting Alfas CC. Captained Spain’s Under-15s in 2003 European Championships
Represented Durham at Under-14s and North of England at 2005 Bunbury Festival, winning Coca Cola Cup for the Most Refreshing Performance.
James joined Yorkshire Academy in 2005. Represented Yorkshire Under-17s
Captained Yorkshire Schools Cricket Association on tour of Capetown 2007
Involved in the ECB Elite Development Programme 2007