Tough time for Chardstock Bowling club
PUBLISHED: 17:00 19 July 2018
Chardstock Bowling Club's first season in the East of Exe League started well with a win at home to Tiverton BC, but that proved to be a bit of a one-off as the following five matches all ended in defeat.
On Monday last, the team travelled to Feniton with some trepidation as their previous encounter, at home, did not go well for the hosts.
On this beautiful sunny evening, the team finally showed what they can do, taking three of the four rinks to win the match in a tightly fought encounter.
Exeter & District Over 60s Triples League:
Chardstock A away to Topsham B 34 - 29: M Copp, J Rolph & J Porter 15 - 19; M Rogers, M Toms & N Denslow 19 - 10.
Chardstock B away to Belmont B 20 - 44: J Keats, D Eldridge & W Kerr 15 - 22; G Bodily, B Howard & T Dredge 5 - 22.
East of Exe League:
Chardstock away to Feniton 68 - 63: R Pratt, Ann Dredge, Adam Dredge & T Dredge 22 - 13; V Fletcher, M Copp, G Bodily & D Hatcliffe 18 - 15; J Pratt, A Badley, D Eldridge & G Campbell 16 - 15; J Keats, A Sebright, S Hatcliffe & J Rolph 12 - 20.
Chardstock Ladies at home to Sidmouth Ladies 34 - 57: V Barron, R Pratt & A Sebright 11 - 18; M Davenport, C Bradford & S Jeffrey 10 - 18; D Emery, P Baldwin & G Campbell 13 - 21
Chardstock away to Charmouth 63 - 40: J Currie, J Pratt & M Copp 17 - 13; A Bosence, D Hatcliffe & J Rolph 23-12; J Keats, R Pratt & S Hatcliffe 23 - 15.
Chardstock at home to Cullompton 52 - 100:J Keats, Jeanette Porter & S Jeffrey 11 - 29; M Davenport, R Pratt & J Rolph 15 - 27; D Ellis, J Pratt & G Bodily 14 - 20; B Fifield, P Baldwin & John Porter 12 - 24.