In a news item on the Cricket Club’s website, Andy Moore writes:
Shaun comes highly recommended from former overseas star Pienaar Buys who coaches the all-rounder at in KwaZulu-Natal.
The 19 year old will join up with his new teammates in April and will look to have the same impact as previous overseas players and push the club into the Premier League.
Club Captain Steve Coulson said
“I am delighted to welcome Shaun to the club and he comes across with the endorsement of Pienaar and we hope he can have the same impact.
“Though still a youngster, he has accolade’s that put many of us to shame and we look forward to learning from him too and he will no doubt have an excellent impact on the younger members of our club.”
As mentioned above, Shaun comes to Leicestershire with an impressive cricket CV and below are some of the achievements so far.
We look forward to an exciting 2016 season and push to the Premier League.
Shaun Wormington’s CV
2009 – Became 1st 13 year old to score consecutive centuries for his school.
2009 – Named School Cricketer of the Year
2009 – 4 x 100s, 8 x 50s
2010 – Cricketer of the Year, 4 x 100s, 5 x 50s
2011 – Captain, Cricketer of the Year, 3 x 100s, 6 x 50s
2012 – Captain, Cricketer of the Year, 2 x 100s, 6 x 50s
2013 – First Team, 1 x 100, 5 x 50s – KwaZulu Natal U’17s
Plays for MCC in Premier League and is leading run scorer in the league with x 50s in 7 games with highest of 93*
Also played Squash for South Africa Schools Team