Lyme Regis lady bowlers show the way

08:10 04 June 2014

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This week it is the Lyme Regis ladies who have come out on top in the league, writes Paul Moffitt.

The championship side managed just two points whilst Lyme Two were again without a single point.

The ladies also managed a convincing win in their first round of the Top Club competition against Greenhill’s second string.

Lyme were also left wanting in three out of the five friendlies, losing very heavily to Axminster, where we always struggle on their synthetic surface.

We played host to three touring sides over the Bank Holiday, which provided captain Phil Stephens with quite a headache trying to secure enough members for all the fixtures.

Results:

Dorset Men’s Championship:

Lyme 2 points; Greenhill 8.

West Dorset Men Div 1;

Lyme 43; Sherborne 66.

M Knight, J Beadsley, E Skeemer, R Legg 13-15; D Perry, D Pomeroy, B Parsons, D Wood 13-22; S Dowling, P Stephens, J Moseley, A Preece 17-29.

Dorset Ladies Div 1:

Lyme 60; West Moors 51.

J Moffitt, M Gillett, S Rowe, K Clissold 25-16; P Knight, J Kesterton, P Weech, A Allman 19-19; H Dowling, A Rattenbury, J Parsons, C Barber 16-16.

Ladies Top Club:

Lyme 91; Greenhill 56.

Friendlies:

Lyme 74; Woking Park Tour 57.

B Downes, J Moffitt, E Skeemer 12-12; P Ward, T Payne, P Stephens, Chas Barber 8-11; R Bishop, D Read, S Rowe 7-14; C Clissold, Chris Barber, K Clissold 19-5; J Bishop, D Perry, A Rattenbury, A Weech 26-6; A Foster, P Weech, P Moffitt 15-9. This game was reduced to just 14 ends because of inclement weather!

Lyme 83; Leamington Home Guard125.

J Bishop, G Cozens, P Weech, D Wood 11-27; J Barnish, R Bishop, A Rattenbury, A Weech 25-16; M Knight, F Sell, T Payne, E Skeemer 13-23; I Forster, A Nabarro, N Solomon, Chris Barber 11-23; P Ward, J Kesterton, J Hare, Chas Barber 8-22; K Faraghert, V Cozens, S Wood, D Meylan 15-14.

Lyme 136; Leamington Spa Tour116.

K Faragher, F Sell, B Burton, Chris Barber 16-16; P Cole, B Smith, T Allman, S Rowe 24-11; C Clissold, A Foster, P Weech, N Solomon 12-21; I Forster, E Skeemer, P Stephens, A Allman 23-11; T Young, D Read, M Gillett, K Clissold 22-18; Y Moody, J Perry, J Hare, D Wood 15-15; P Ward, S Wood, A Rattenbury, A Weech 24-24.

Lyme 84; Madeira 101.

C Clissold, J Perry, J Moffitt, A Weech 20-18; F Sell, M Heneghan, A Nabarro, N Solomon 17-16; M Knight, J Kesterton, P Weech, A Preece 17-16; D Read, B Smith, E Skeemer, K Clissold 15-28; P Knight, A Foster, P Stephens, P Moffitt 15-23

Lyme 42; Axminster 107.

Y Moody, P Knight, B Turpin, N Solomon 10-14; P Cole, D Read, E Skeemer, T Payne 11-12; M Knight, I Forster, J Kesterton, P Stephens 10-22; T Young, J Owen, A Nabarro, J Parsons 8-26; B Parsons, A Foster, M Gillett R Hobbs 3-33.

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