Morecambe all but sealed their status as 2015 Northern League champions in a crushing defeat of Lancaster at Lune Road.
Morecambe continued their fantastic form in the Northern Premier League on Saturday as Eddy Read and Suraj Randiv combined brilliantly with the ball to bowl out their nearest league challengers Darwen in a game reduced to 45 overs thanks to the weather.
Morecambe captain Josh Dixon knows it is a make or break weekend for his side in the Northern Premier League.
There were few positives to take after Lancaster went down to a heavy loss at home to Penrith on Saturday in a game reduced to 44 overs-a-side due to the rain.
Torrisholme returned to winning ways on Saturday with a seven wicket win against Fulwood and Broughton.
A superb century from professional Rameez Raja wasn’t enough for Lancaster away at Netherfield on Saturday.
Torrisholme slipped to third in Division One of the Palace Shield after being upset by Withnell Fold at Boundary Meadow on Saturday.
Morecambe continued their sparkling form in the Northern Premier Cricket League and stretched their unbeaten run to 11 games with a comprehensive thrashing of Fleetwood by seven wickets.
Morecambe will look to extend their lead at the top of the Northern Premier League when Fleetwood visit Woodhill Lane on Saturday.
A Luis Reece century sent Lancaster out of the Readers Cup at the semi-final stage at Leyland on Sunday.
Morecambe 2nds made it three straight wins with a comfortable victory over Kendal.
Morecambe progressed to the semi-final of the Tower Shield with victory over Lancaster at Woodhill Lane.
Morecambe came out of Saturday’s encounter with Kendal with a positive winning draw which continues to see them lead the Northern Premier League with just six games to in what has been a thrilling season so far.
Lancaster can do near rivals Morecambe a big favour in their quest for the Northern Premier League title on Saturday.
Westgate were able to get back to winning ways on Saturday but it was far from comfortable in yet another nail-biter with a gritty Ambleside team.
Heysham went down to a 56-run defeat to Westmorland Cricket League Division One leaders Shireshead on Saturday.
A positive 61 from Stuart Phillips ensured Lancaster returned to winning ways at home to Preston on Saturday.
Morecambe negotiated what looked a tricky fixture away at Barrow on Saturday and walked away from the Earnest Pass Memorial Ground with a vital 15-point victory to stretch their lead at the top of the Northern Premier League table to 12 points.
Morecambe 2nds continued their improvement in form with a comprehensive victory over Barrow 2nds.
Torrisholme got themselves back to winning ways on Saturday, taking maximum points at home to Norcross.