Wednesday, May 16, 2012
The mixed team’s early season successes were maintained with an excellent win over South Molton by 135-90, writes Roger Smith.
The winning rinks were F Brooks, G Blackmore and I Veitch 29-7; M Evans, A Coyne and K Lovering 27-12 and A Hughes, S Kury and P Edmonds 20-9. This was followed by a narrow victory in an exciting match against regular tourists Westlecot by 93-91. The winning rinks were A Pritchard, G Skinner, R Clarke and A Kury 24-10, J Smith, J O’Sullivan, R Veitch and M Eveleigh 23-10 and A Evans, E Cox, LEveleigh and I Veitch 22-16.
The ladies also maintained their good start to the season with an away win at Chardstock by 38-33. The winning rinks were L Eveleigh, E Tuck, A Coyne and C Granger 21-17 and J Evans, A Pritchard, J Smith and J O’Sullivan 17-16.
The men’s team played host to the Bowls Devon President’s team and graciously allowed them to win by a comfortable margin.
The Over-60s men’s A team played away at Exonia and lost a nail biting match by 30-33. The winning rink was A. Smith, R. Smith and R. Arundell 22-10. The B team’s match at Uffculme fell victim to the weather.