The Island's under-15 cricket team got off to a good start in Spain yesterday (Monday) in the European Division Two championships, beating France by seven wickets.
Castletown junior Sam Walker was on form putting down six accurate overs to finish with four for 11.
Alex Stokoe and Richard Foden had a solid opening stand of 26 before Richard went lbw for 11.
Alex fell to Stephen Woodall for an excellent 21 with Daniel Hawke finishing with an unbeaten 18 to seal the victory.
The Island face Germany today.