Hoboken Cricket club held its Annual General Meeting on January 25th 2020. Thanks to Darragh for hosting this year.
Please see the following updates and new appointments as a result of this meeting.
League Participation for 2020 Season
- Club will continue to participate in NYCL and WSL after successful campaigns during 2019 season
- NYCL – fixtures to continue on Sundays
- WSL – fixtures to continue on Saturdays
- An additional XI will be participate in the Commonwealth Cricket League (CCL). CCL is a competitive league and will have 25-30 over games on Sunday mornings
20 th Anniversary of Hoboken CC
It is the 20 th year anniversary of the club and we plan to commemorate this with a special occasion. Suggestions included a club dinner, picnic day out with family and friends and others. The club will announce further details on celebrations once appropriate dates and activities have been decided on. If you are interested in helping, please reach out!
Tours this year include Trinidad (March), Sarasota (November). Any further tour plans will be announced in due course.
- A key initiative will be to move the club to a formal accounts set-up. Club members have been assigned to look into this and will report back on next steps.
- Club officials to review storage facilities and cancel unused storage.
- No change to current membership fees - $175 (or $90 rate for Students)
- Playing teams to cover food expenses out of match fees, club will not cover any excess going forward
Membership / Recruitment
Club membership was down from last year. Members agreed a renewed push for membership via social media and reaching out to friends/colleagues was required. It was agreed the addition of a 3 rd team to give new and existing members additional opportunities to play was a positive step.
Club Officials for 2020 – Please welcome our club Officers
President: Darragh Dempsey
Vice President: Neeraj Kher
Treasurer: Kirti Kumar
Sunday Captain (NYCL): Hemal Chalishazar
Sunday Vice Cpt: Aniket Bezalwar
Saturday Captain (WSL): Gaurav Vyas
Saturday Vice Cpt: Saket Gur
Sunday Morning Captain (CCL): Darragh Dempsey
Sunday Morning Vice Cpt: Craig McIlwaine
Fixtures: Gaurav Vyas
Communications: Hardeep Jaswal
Social Events: Craig McIlwaine / Ron Rameshwar
Recruitment and Social Media Coordination: Sridhar Rao
Nets Coordinators: Aniket Bezalwar / Shahid Dalvi / Deep Kapadia