National, county and league updates

Pamela Daters, Francis Hewett, Margaret Clapp and Annie Bowden took full advantage of their home draw against a strong Yeovil Quartet to win their National Ladies Four area match 23:14.

In the County League Pamela Daters, Lyn Craddock, Millie Meech, Margaret Pestelle, and Francis Hewett, Laura Taylor, Pat Cornick and Margaret Clapp picked up maximum points against the Dolphin (Poole) winning21:16, 25:13, respectively.

Bridport have completed their Wessex League Programme with a thrilling 80:78 overall win against Moonfleet (B). Mike Parsons, Dave Roberts, Phil Hedges and Bob Taylor, and Mike Craddock, Paul Tibble, Kenny Giles and Ken Enticott had fine 25:18, 21:15 wins at Weymouth, respectively. At Bridport Mike Fletcher, Keith Jenkins, Stephen Grier and Brian Rumble were trailing 13:22 after 20 ends before a three count on the final end securing Bridport’s win. Barry Mapson, Mike Higman, Brian Galpin and Brian Conisbee going down 16:22.

Briport Ladies (B) team took maximum points against Dorchester (C) in the County Second Division. Joan Higman, Penny Pither, Annie Parkins and Janet Tattershall came from 10:17 down to win 25:22.  Viv Gill, Erica Sarson, Barbara Jenkins and Jenny Harding winning 22:18.