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[Match summaries provided by Staten Island CC]
The Staten Island Cricket Club organized its second Annual Under-18 Youth Cricket Festival at the historic Walker's Park field in Staten Island, NY. The tournament concluded on August 31st, 2012 with the USA Cricket Coaches Association (USACCA) team winning the SG Deenan Memorial Trophy.
In a close contest for first place, USACCA (182 for the loss of six wickets) restricted New York Youth Cricket Academy to 181 in the chase.
In the morning's third place game between Staten Island Youth Cricket team and Washington Youth, Staten Island Youth Cricket team scored 137 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in 20 overs.
In the award ceremony that followed, Trevis Ross received the Best Batsman award and Poojan Modi received the Best Bowler award.
Washington reached their target comfortably in 18 overs for the loss of 3 wickets. Brendon Perera scored a solid 73 runs and was ably supported by Willian Gillard who scored 26 runs.