Crafty Crofty

Laura is a right-arm medium pace bowler and middle order batter. She started playing cricket at the age of 7 when her stepdad introduced her to the game. Growing up she played both boys and men's cricket at Rugby CC before joining her first girls team at Walmley CC. Laura joined The Bears at aged 9 and worked her way up through the teams, captaining at all age groups along the way. Frequently playing beyond her years she made her debut for the women's team in 2006 and is now one of the senior players in the squad.

Laura's cricketing highlights include travelling and playing cricket in amazing places such as South Africa, New Zealand and most recently, Melbourne, Australia. She is very proud to have represented the Bears for so long and believes that being a bear is all about pride - Personal Responsibility in Developing Excellence.