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200 runs in an innings

  • H.R. Meyer, 200 retired Vs Strathalbyn in 1912
  • R.D. Meyer, 207 Vs Finniss in the 1934 Grand Final
  • V. Payne, 281 n.o. Vs Finniss in the1936 Grand Final
  • H.T. Pitt, 211 Vs Strathalbyn in 1951
  • P. Whittam, 203 in 1962-63
  • A.J. Stidston, 200 Vs Nairne in 2002-03
  • B. Watts, 207 n.o. Vs Nairne in 2012-13

Outstanding Achievements

  

  • March 1923: Ashbourne 415 with three batsmen retiring on centuries (V. Payne 101 retired, H.R. Meyer 100 retired, and K. Kirkham 105 retired) defeated Woodchester (46 and 47) by an innings and 322 runs.
  • December 1918: H.R. Meyer, 111 retired and 5/33 on one day Vs Strathalbyn / Langhorne Creek Combined.
  • February 1923: H.R. Meyer, 107 retired and 7/22 on one day Vs Woodchester.
  • December 1924: V. Payne, 137 n.o. and 5/22 and 3/15 on one day Vs Woodchester.
  • April 1936: H.R. Meyer, 120 and 7/90  Vs Strathalbyn in the semi final.
  • April 1934: Partnership (unbroken) of 298 for the third wicket (R. Meyer 207 and J. Meyer 115 retired) completed only on the retirement of John Meyer Vs Finniss in the Grand Final.
  • March 1954: opening partnership 253 (W. Meyer 145 and R. Meyer 123) Vs Finniss.
  • March 1930: H.R. Meyer, 110 and 6/41 Vs Hindmarsh Valley in the semi final.
  • April 1931: V. Payne, 140 and 7/58 Vs Strathalbyn West in the grand final.
  • May 1921: Ern Oakley, 9/33.
  • March 1934: V. Payne 9/94 Vs Strathalbyn.
  • February 1938: R.D. (Rob) Meyer, 40 runs off one 8 ball over (4 sixes and 4 fours) at the SACA Country Carnival.
  • February / March 1908: H.R. Meyer, 101 n.o. and 5/31 Vs Milang.
  • February / March 1908: H.R. Meyer, 102 retired and 9/10 Vs Langhorne Creek.
  • Between 1901-02 and 1907-08: H.R. Meyer exceeded 50 wickets per season 6 times starting with 56 wickets (average 8.1) at the age of 17; and finishing with 102 wickets (average 7.5).
  • Between 1920 and 1922: H,R, Meyer took 177 wickets (1920-1921: 90 wickets (average 7.84) and 1921-1922: 87 wickets (average 10.00).
  • Between 1920 and 1923: V. Payne made 3016 runs (1920-1921:  1014 runs including four unbeaten centuries and 85 wickets (average 7.94), 1921-1922: 893 runs and 80 wickets, 1922-1923: 1109 runs (average 110.9).
  • April 1931: V. Payne, 180 in the semi final and 140 and 7/58 in the Grand Final.
  • April 1962: R. Meyer, 148 n.o. in the semi final and 123 in the grand final.
  • March 2010: T. Tonkin, 7/3 Vs Bremer Callington.
  • February 2010: I. Baily, 7/10 Vs Finniss.
  • March 2010: A.J. Stidston, 7/17 Vs Mount Barker in the semi final
  • November 2008: C. McGlinchy, 7/19 Vs Nairne.
  • March 2009: A.J. Stidston, 7/33 Vs Hahndorf in the grand final.
  • February 2012: T. Watts, 7/61 Vs Hahndorf.
  • April 1949: H. R. Meyer 7/73 (aged 64) in the semi final.
  • October 1954: H.R. Meyer 6/65 (aged 69) Vs Langhorne Creek

 

Association Records held by Ashbourne teams and players

 

  • Only two father son pairs have made 200 runs in one innings:
    • H.R. Meyer, 200 retired in 1912 and R.D. Meyer, 207 in 1934.
    • H.T. Pitt, 211 in 1951 and R. Pitt, 206 n.o. in 1987.
  • Highest individual score: V. Payne, 281 n.o. in April 1936 (grand final) Vs Finniss.
  • Oldest to get 5 wickets in an innings: H.R. Meyer, 6/65 in Oct 1954 aged 69 Vs Langhorne Creek.
  • Highest Match total: 798 runs  (Ashbourne 438 defeated Finniss 360) in March 1954.
  • Highest partnership: 298 (R. Meyer 207, J. Meyer 115) in April 1934.
  • Biggest winning margin: Ashbourne 415 defeated Woodchester 46 and 47, an outright win by an innings and 322 runs in March 1923.
  • Fastest scoring: Ashbourne scored 308 runs in 170 minutes Vs Strathalbyn, January 1954.
  • Most sixes in an innings: Dean Meyer, 11 sixes Vs Strathalbyn, January 1954.