Worcestershire Academy will return to action tomorrow when they take on the Herefordshire Second X1 in a 50 over encounter at Colwall.

The Academy were beaten by seven wickets in their previous encounter – a three-day match against the Gloucestershire CCC Academy at Bromsgrove.

Academy coach Elliot Wilson has named a 12 strong squad for the one-day fixture which gets underway at 11.30am.

Billy Cox will skipper the side with Ewan Wilcox keeping wicket.

Paceman Alex Wilkinson, who played for the Seconds this week against Durham Seconds at Stourbridge, is included in the squad.

1. William Wade

2. Ramanjot Jaswal

3. Masharraf Shazad

4. Charlie Page Morris

5. Zak Smith

6. Billy Cox

7. Ewan Wilcox

8. Jujhar Johal

9. George Scrimshaw

10. Ryan Wheldon

11. Adam Finch

12. Alex Wilkinson

The Academy have a break from action after tomorrow but then have a steady stream of fixtures for the remainder of the campaign.

JUNE

23 EPP v South-South West U-15s Great Rissington CC

JULY

6,7,8, Somerset U-19s Taunton Vale

10 Gloucs Academy Dumbleton CC

11 EPP v Midlands U-15s Shrewsbury School

13 Worcs League X1 Old Elizabethans

24 Worcs U-19s v Warks U-19s KES, Edgbaston

26 Worcs U-19s v Staffs 2nd X1 Walsall CC

27,28,29 Worcs U-19s v Lincs U-25s Bromsgrove CC

31 Devon Lions Cheltenham CC

AUGUST

8,9 Ireland U-17s Stourbridge

9,10 EPP v Oxfordshire EPP Dumbleton CC

11,12 Ireland U-17s Bromsgrove CC

14 North Staffs-South Cheshire League X1 AWAY TBC

23 Gloucs Halesowen

25 Gloucs Halesowen

31, Sept 1, 2 Worcs U-19s v Northants U-19s Desborough CC

SEPTEMBER

4 Academy-EPP v Warwicks TBC (Worcs).

*EPP = Emerging Performance Programme