The Millfield Way Podcast

In Conversation With... Mark Garaway, Millfield Director of Cricket

February 05, 2021 Millfield Season 1 Episode 22
The Millfield Way Podcast
In Conversation With... Mark Garaway, Millfield Director of Cricket
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The Millfield Way Podcast
In Conversation With... Mark Garaway, Millfield Director of Cricket
Feb 05, 2021 Season 1 Episode 22
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In the first of The Millfield Way's podcast series 'In Conversation With...', Millfield Registrar James Postle speaks to Director of Cricket, Mark Garaway. Mark discusses his early playing career in the Isle of Wight, where he then went on to represent Hampshire in three first-class and two List-A matches between 1996 and 1997. Mark also played for the Marylebone Cricket Club in a single first-class match against a Pakistan A team.

In February 2006 and at the age of 32, Mark was named as the new team analyst and assistant coach of England, ahead of the tour to India.

Garaway is currently the Director of Cricket at Millfield School. 
 
Millfield is one of the finest cricketing schools in the UK, known not only for our exceptional achievements but also for our ability to cater for students of all abilities. Seventeen teams are in active competition against schools across the region (13 boys and 4 girls). The U14 and U15As and Meyers XI fixture lists are largely made up of fixtures against counties, county academies and university teams.

The thriving girls’ programme has two squads (U15s and Senior) which includes numerous county fixtures and matches against Somerset, Wales, universities and MCC Ladies’ teams.

Learn more about Cricket at Millfield here: https://www.millfieldschool.com/senior-13-16/sport/sports-a-z

Show Notes

In the first of The Millfield Way's podcast series 'In Conversation With...', Millfield Registrar James Postle speaks to Director of Cricket, Mark Garaway. Mark discusses his early playing career in the Isle of Wight, where he then went on to represent Hampshire in three first-class and two List-A matches between 1996 and 1997. Mark also played for the Marylebone Cricket Club in a single first-class match against a Pakistan A team.

In February 2006 and at the age of 32, Mark was named as the new team analyst and assistant coach of England, ahead of the tour to India.

Garaway is currently the Director of Cricket at Millfield School. 
 
Millfield is one of the finest cricketing schools in the UK, known not only for our exceptional achievements but also for our ability to cater for students of all abilities. Seventeen teams are in active competition against schools across the region (13 boys and 4 girls). The U14 and U15As and Meyers XI fixture lists are largely made up of fixtures against counties, county academies and university teams.

The thriving girls’ programme has two squads (U15s and Senior) which includes numerous county fixtures and matches against Somerset, Wales, universities and MCC Ladies’ teams.

Learn more about Cricket at Millfield here: https://www.millfieldschool.com/senior-13-16/sport/sports-a-z