Honiton ladies edged out in Over-50s meeting with Pinces

PUBLISHED: 16:00 27 July 2018

Madeira bowls. Ref exsp 25 17TI 5291. Picture: Terry Ife

Madeira bowls. Ref exsp 25 17TI 5291. Picture: Terry Ife


The Honiton ladies’ Over-50s teams won on one rink and lost on the other in a hard fought match against Pinces at home, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Pinces won the match 35-34 with the top Honiton rink being the one of L Carless, J Heard, T Lambert (18-17), the other rink of Y Williams, D Hawkins, H Chambers lost 18-16.

In the men’s Over-60s Triples League, Honiton A lost their match against Heavitree A, going down 34-27.

Honiton played a mixed friendly at home to Tiverton Borough who were beaten 73-62.

The two top rinks for Honiton were the ones of M Richards, I Peel, A Hillyear (24-10) and B Nichols, R Richards, J Smith (25-11)

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