As a player, Catherine plays ECB County Cricket for Middlesex, as a top order batsman and in 2013 was Middlesex player of the Year. Cath had two seasons as a fast bowler on the England Women's Academy, touring South Africa with them. But when opportunities became limited, she took up her family Irish citizenship and was selected for the 2016 ICC World Cup qualifiers in Thailand, which Ireland won. She top scored in the ICC World Cup warm ups in India against the host nation in March 2016 and enjoyed a wonderful experience being drawn against New Zealand, South Africa, Sri Lanka & Australia.
She has played Division One men's cricket too with Halstead CC where she is a regular. In 2015 she became the first female to score a 100 in the Two Counties League in its 44 year history. Cath has since had the honour of captaining Halstead CC - being the first female in the Division to have that accolade.
As an ECB qualified coach and ABSAT specialist, Catherine has been Assistant Head Coach to Ian Pont at the Ultimate Pace Foundation in Bangalore, India for 2 years and comes with a massive wealth of experience, including recently becoming the first female to coach both the ladies and men’s state squads and academy players, for Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) in India.
She has been an integral part of fast bowling camps and power hitting workshops that MCI has run during the past 6 years around the UK. She has been working with clubs, age group county players, Internationals. first-class players, Test players and juniors, both male and female. She coaches 1-2-1 or workshops, teams or groups, plus is one of the best fast bowling coaches available.
To work with Catherine please email firstname.lastname@example.org