Feniton A and B back to winning ways on Over-60s League

PUBLISHED: 20:44 23 May 2018 | UPDATED: 20:44 23 May 2018

Bowls. Ref: Bowls stock. Picture: Alex Walton

Bowls. Ref: Bowls stock. Picture: Alex Walton

Archant

The Feniton A and B team playing in the Over-60s League returned to winnings ways last week, writes Roger Smith.

The A team had a 37-25 success against Belmont A with the winning rink being the one of J Livings, M Chipperfield and I Veitch, 23-10.

The B team defeated North Tawton A team by 33-26. The winning rink was the one of C Maynard, G Skinner and D Coyne, 18-9.

The Ladies got their Over-50s League campaign off to a good start with a win away at Shaldon by 33-18, with the winning rink being V Murdoch, D Bowden and R Veitch 33-28.

The mixed team continued their rich vein of form by defeating Phear Park by 73-43. The winning rinks were P Figg, B Bowden and I Veitch, 24-5; R North, A Pritchard and J Skinner, 18-10 and M Mitchell, D Bowden and A Smith, 19-12.

They then defeated Seaton in a close match by 86-81. The winning rinks were V Murdoch, G Skinner, J Smith and I Veitch, 36-8 and A Murdoch, R Smith, S Kury and J Skinner, 23-18. However, they lost to visitors Crediton by 62-91. The winning rink was D Bowden, J Skinner, R Cooke and R Clarke, 22-17. This was followed by another defeat against Dorset Patrons by 81-112.

The winning rinks were J Wheatley, A Coyne, D Conbeer and J Skinner, 21-16 and G Blackmore, M Mitchell, D Downs and A Kury, 18-15.

● There was an error in last week’s report and it was certainly not down to Roger, to whom we apologise for altering the text to create the ‘error’ – Sports Editor.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Midweek Herald