Feniton defeat Phear Park in Foxlands meeting

07:51 11 June 2014

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In a week when a lot of matches were either cancelled because of rain or were played in poor conditions Feniton managed some reasonable results, writes Roger Smith.

The men’s team won their Foxlands match against Phear Park 43-35.

The winning rinks were J Skinner, P Spreadbury, A Kury and K Lovering (25-18) and C Maynard, R Smith, D Coyne and D Evans (18-17).

The County Trophy match against Ottery was abandoned due to heavy rain.

However, in the men’s over 60s league the A team maintained their recent improvement with a 37-33 win over Okehampton A.

The winning rink was E Cox, M Evans and R Arundell (24-17). The B team lost 39-22 to Tiverton West End C with the winning Feniton rink being C Maynard, L Ley and R Clarke (31-11).

The ladies team suffered at the hands of Crediton losing their East Devon League (EDL) match away at Crediton. Played in very difficult weather conditions the ladies’ went down 35-21.

They then entertained Crediton in the NBTL and went down 35-21 with the winning rink being G Blackmore, D Phillips and R Veitch (18-10).

The mixed team lost a close match away at Belmont by 59 points to 53. The winning rinks were L Morris, E Cox and G Phillips (16-10) and A Hughes, S Goodenough and R Cooke (17-13).


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