Club news 18/2

Bridport Ladies are still in with a great chance of winning the County League as they took six of the eight points against one of their main rivals Bournemouth A.  It couldn’t have been closer, as Frances Hewett, Gill Hunt, Sheila Nicoll and Margaret Clapp dropped seven shorts over the last six ends to lose 10.21.  Laura Taylor, Margaret Pestelle, Sue Walsh and Annie Legg saved the day though as a strong finish gave them a 21.9 win to leave Bridport 31.30 winners overall.

Mike Long, Brian Rumble and Stephen Grier lost their National Triples area final match against a trio from Weston-Super-Mare.  It was anybody’s match until the last two ends which went their opponents way.

In Bridport’s Four Rink Mixed Friendly against Chardstock, Bernard Perry, Jill Willcox, Sharon Heath and Mel Hargett were top rink winning 29.7. They were 12.7 up at the tea interval but after the break they won the last eight ends.  A 3.2 finish gave Pam and Harry Gray, Beryl Stork, Keven Rendell and Phil Hedges a 23.12 win.  Sylvia and Mike Fletcher, Les Heath and Erica Sarson recorded a 18.11 win.  Chardstock fighting back to win one rink 21.10.