Chardstock bowlers have mixed fortunes

PUBLISHED: 19:03 24 May 2018

Madeira bowls. Ref exsp 25 17TI 5304. Picture: Terry Ife

Madeira bowls. Ref exsp 25 17TI 5304. Picture: Terry Ife


The past week was an up and down one for the Chardstock bowlers, writes Vaughan Fletcher.

There was more success for the Over-60s League B team, but defeat for the A team, who suffered a reversal at the hands of Axminster Bowls Club.

Good news also from our first match in the East of Exe League, against Tiverton Park which was a close encounter that we won 63-54. However a friendly against Taunton Vivary was lost 86-64.


Exeter & District Over 60s Triples League:

Axminster 46, Chardstock A 16: V Fletcher, M Copp and J Rolph, 9-23; M Rogers, K Wakelin and M Toms, 7-23

Chardstock B 38, St Thomas B 30: G Bodily, B Howard and T Dredge, 27-6; A Badley, D Eldridge and W Kerr, 11-24

East of Exe League:

Chardstock 63, Tiverton Park 54: D Hatcliffe, V Fletcher, R Pratt and G Bodily, 11-17; J Keats, S Hatcliffe, G Campbell and J Rolph, 24-11; N Barron, Ann Dredge, Adam Dredge and T Dredge, 19-5; J Pratt, D Eldridge, E Rolph and N Denslow, 9-21

Friendly Match:

Taunton Vivary 86, Chardstock 64: A Badley, W Kerr, S Jeffrey and M Toms, 21-18; K Wakelin, D Hatcliffe, M Copp and N Denslow, 11-21; K Warren, Jeanette Porter, S Hatcliffe and J Rolph, 17-17; J Currie, G Campbell, J Keats and John Porter, 15-30

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