Lyme Regis enjoy impressive triumph over Wellworthy A

PUBLISHED: 15:47 04 June 2013 | UPDATED: 15:47 04 June 2013

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We’ve had better results from the leagues this week, despite the ladies’ game being called off because of rain, writes Paul Moffitt.

Lyme Men had an impressive win against Wellworthy A with a shot difference of 51 after 18 ends, at which point the opposition threw in the towel!

Lyme A had an encouraging win against Bridport A getting eight points of the 10 available. Lyme B had less good fortune at Sherborne where they only secured three points.

A much better showing by the club on the friendly front, winning four out of five!

Saturday saw the club hosting a round of the John’s Trophy between Dorset and Somerset BA. Dorset were outplayed by a young and experienced Somerset side but, it is good to have matches of this calibre being played at Lyme Regis.

Results:

West Dorset Men Div 1

Lyme 75; Wellworthy A 24: G Broom, P Eagles, K Hickman, P Moffitt 23-9; T Allman, E Skeemer, C Barber, D Meylan 28-6; J Eaton, S Pomeroy, B Rattenbury, P Pomeroy 12-24.

West Dorset Men Div 2.

Lyme A 51; Bridport A 48: M Knight, P Stephens, J Moseley, J Beadsley 17-11; S Dowling, D Perry, M Thorner, D Wood 19-13; R McLennan, G Clode, R Legg, A Preece 15-24.

Lyme B 47; Sherborne A 52: R Turpin, B Downes, R Hobbs, A Weech 16-13; D Read, B Smith, R Winterborne, N Solomon 12-20; J Owen, T Payne, A Nabarro, R Cridge 19-19.

Friendlies:

Lyme 123; Fosseway Tour 115: Dave Read, T Poyner, T Payne, B Parsons 18-28; S Cox, G Cozens, D Wood, N Benson 28-18; P Ward, S Wood, P Stephens, P Moffitt 20-15; V Cozens, D Perry, J Moseley, E Skeemer 18-18; P Cole, P Knight,G Clode, A Weech 22-16; J Hare, C Clissold, M Knight, R Edwards 17-20.

Lyme 91; South Petherton 120: B Downes, J Parsons, B Burton, N Stephens 20-14; P Ward, B Smith, P Weech, J Beadsley 19-20; Doris Read, S Applebee, P Stephens, R Edwards 13-23; P Cole, A Foster, T Payne, A Preece 13-16; K Faragher, A Nabarro, G Cozens, E Skeemer 12-24; J Barnish, K Gardiner, J Moseley, A Weech 15-23.

Lyme 109; Ottery St Mary 71: B Downes, K Gardiner, T Poyner, A Allman 21-21; B Smith, M Bartlett, P Stephens, Chris Barber 16-6; P Ward, P Knight, D Mayo, Chas Barber 20-15; J Barnish, B Turpin, T Allman, R Edwards 25-13; K Faragher, S Cox, R Hobbs, E Skeemer 27-13.

Lyme 117; Den Teignmouth 110: Doris Read, T Payne, T Allman, E Skeemer 14-22; K Faragher, K Smith, P Stephens, Chas Barber 24-24; J Barnish, S Wood, N Solomon, B Rattenbury 14-14; S Applebee, B Wright, N Benson, A Weech 21-19; P Ward, S Cox, D Wood, J Beadsley 20-15; B Smith, S Dowling, D Courtenay-Smith, A Allman 24-15.

Lyme 72; Yeovil Visually Impaired 65: P Stephens, T Allman 22-11; P Ward, C Barber, A Allman 23-17; K Gardiner, B Smith, K Clissold 17-14; C Clissold, K Faragher, A Preece 10-23.


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