Honiton foursome win the second running of the Silver Jubilee tournament

PUBLISHED: 09:11 02 December 2015 | UPDATED: 09:11 02 December 2015

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The second running of the Silver Jubilee tournament for members of Honiton bowling club was enjoyed by six teams, writes Julie Grant.

They also enjoyed a scrumptious lunch of beef bourguignon and trifle!

The winners at the end of the day were; Yvonne Rayner, Lynda Dommett, Steve Dommett and Trevor Pipe. The runners-up were;Jenny Baker, Fenella Griggs, Denis Hillyear and Peter Baker.

There mixed fortunes for the club in mixed friendlies last week with wins against Madeira and Dunkeswell and a loss to Chardstock.

In 59-51 success over Madeira the top rink was Fred Dart, Gill Munslow, Heather Chambers and Rita Barwick. In the 99-33 win over Dunkeswell the top triple was the one of Ron Taylor, Marian Vessey and Alan Fuller (31-4).

The one defeat was an 80-65 reversal against Chardstock with the top rink being the one of Ian Mackenzie, Linda Vince, Richard Chapple, and Mike Critchley (22-17).

In the ladies county leagues, the Lane Triples team had a splendid eight point win over local rivals Sidmouth, 71-51.

Here the top triple comprised; Di Hawkins, Tilly Tillier and Heather Chambers (22-6).

In the Foxlands rinks league, Honiton only managed to gain two points against ISCA with the winning rink the one of Ann Brown, Ann Hillyear, Yvonne Rayner and Julie Grant (22-11).


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