Honiton lady bowlers see off Ottery St Mary in triples meeting

08:10 04 June 2014

Bowls generic picture

Bowls generic picture

Archant

The Honiton ladies had a good 53-48 win against three triples from Ottery St Mary with the top three of Diana Hawkins, Jean Mitchell and Anne Newman winning 18-13, writes Tony Broughton.

On Saturday five mixed triples travelled to Tiverton Park and, although losing three of the five by just two shots each, Honiton won the match by 91-77.

The two winning rinks were Alan Fuller, Yvonne Williams and Mike Smith at 23-10 and Tony Williams, Berry Maynard and Eddie Sharman (23-16).

The Sunday six triples played away at Crediton, but this time lost out 91-113. Carol Armitage, David Tooley and Mike Critchley won 19-16. Roger Willcocks with Carole and Gerry Stafrace won 23-19 and Diana Hawkins, Bob Mackintosh and Peter Goodwin drew.

The men made a good start in their County Trophy season playing Budleigh they gained eight points from 10.

Ken Clarke, Ray Gregory, Kieran Daniels and Ken Large (25-12). Pete Goodwin, Tony Tooley, Malcolm Seaborne and Trevor Pipe (24-12) were winners at home and away Liam Crawford, Bill Sheerman, Tony Broughton and Mike Smith won 31-18 whilst Dennis Hillyear, Scott Eveleigh, Wally Heard and Eddie Sharman went down 14-22.

In the county Interclub Championship the ladies played the first leg against Paignton B on the neutral Topsham Green.

Both rinks were victorious. Lynda Dommett, Brenda Harris, Julie Grant and Shirley Hiscocks won 25-10 and Yvonne Rayner, Joan Heard, Carole Binmore and Sue Evans won 25-8.

Joan Heard, Julie Grant, Carole Binmore and Sue Evans have also won the Section Four County Fours which means they will play the winners of Section Three for a place in the semi-finals, and maybe a place in the national finals.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Midweek Herald visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Midweek Herald staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Midweek Herald account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 06:02
Football generic picture

Millwey Rise continued their early season winning ways with an emphatic 5-0 home success over Exwick Villa, writes Dick Sturch.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:51

Honiton Town sit joint top of the Fresha League Premier Division after a stunning midweek result that saw them defeat one of the League’s heavyweight outfits, Feniton 4-2.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:51

Offwell Rangers shared four goals on their Fresha League midweek visit to Lyme Regis.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:27

Despite skipper and former Devon all-rounder John Tierney producing yet another spectacular display of hitting, a weak Ottery St Mary 3rd XI slipped to defeat as they completed their season against high flying visitors, Cullompton, writes Ian Townsend.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:26
Cricket

Having produced some of their poorest batting of the season, Ottery St Mary 1st XI were indebted to a terrific display of bowling which saw the newly crowned C Division (East) champions conclude a magnificent campaign with a narrow victory over visiting Seaton, writes Ian Townsend.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:26
Cricket - generic picture

Fielding a side painfully lacking in batting was not what the doctor ordered as Ottery St Mary 2nd XI completed their season with a tough trip to champions, Bovey Tracey, writes Ian Townsend.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:25

After a week off due to rain, Tipton St John met Exeter team Geriatrics on Saturday, writes Phil Wright.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:23
Ottery St Mary bowler Shirley Fewtrell

The last weekend in August saw Ottery host its own internal Finals Weekend, writes Michael Smith.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:23
Football generic picture

Ottery 2nds began their Division 8 campaign with an abject 10-0 defeat at home to Bickleigh 2nds.

Read more
Yesterday, 05:21
Bowls

Seaton bowlers all set for Finals Weekend

As we are coming toward the end of August, another busy Seaton bowling season appears to be slowing down, writes Maria Johnson.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 12°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life


Great British Life

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition today E-edition


Honiton's trusted business finder