Honiton bowler Hanna Morfey to play for Devon at Leamington

PUBLISHED: 16:00 07 August 2018

Sidmouth bowls mixed pairs competition. Ref shsp 23-17TI 3932. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth bowls mixed pairs competition. Ref shsp 23-17TI 3932. Picture: Terry Ife

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In the Honiton ladies’ invitational triples tournament, teams taking part came from Bridport, Budleigh Salterton, Dunkerswell, Feniton, Madeira and Sidmouth, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Six Honiton teams were also involved in a competition played on a round-robin basis.

The winners, for the second year running, were the Budleigh team comprising A Vincent, M Jackson, M Bond, who scored plus 20. The Honiton team of V Fowler, D Hawkins, A Hillyear were runners-up with a score of with plus 12. A cream tea was enjoyed by all the players.

A mixed friendly triples meeting at home to Madeira saw the visitors enjoy success on all four rinks to win 94-86. The winning Honiton teams were the ones of K Clarke, G Osborn, A Hillyear (23-14) and D Tooley, B Mackintosh, J Smith (19-11).

Another mixed friendly saw Honiton win on three rinks at home to Dunkeswell and overall by 84 shots to 45. The top home rink was the one of M Richards, M Fowler and D Hawkins (33-6).

In other club news, Hanna Morfey from Honiton will play for Devon in the ladies’ Amy Rose Bowl, U31 national competition, which is being played at Leamington, in September.


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