Weekly Report w/e 19th June

Wedmore men enjoyed a good win against visitors Long Ashton in the Clevedon & District Over 60s Triples winning the match by 114 shots to 89. Both Roger Hughes and Colin Moss led their teams to decisive victories ensuring Wedmore’s  overall win. Rink scores: C.Wheller, C.Panchaud, E. Payne 21-22,  T. Hamblin, J. Runciman, K. Pettit 11-15,  V. Matthews, D. Collins, C. Moss 26-8,  R. Bull, J. Harvey, R. Newell 15-13,  R. Dearden, M. Green, K. Burt 16-24, T. Counsell, R. Norris, R. Hughes 25-7.

Clevedon Prom A team proved a tough challenge when the Wedmore Men’s A team played away and lost the match by 48 shots to 54. Only Eddie Payne and his team managed a win and then by just one shot!  Rink scores:  D. Collins, K. Burt, R.Barron, D. Nicholls 18-22, T.Brown, K. Phillimore, R.Newell, R. Hughes 15-18,  A. Birch, G. Annuik, K. Pettit, E.Payne 15-14,

Wedmore ladies visited Clarence for a WDL match but found the opposition too strong losing 35 shots to 65.

The ladies then rallied and had a good result against visitors N. Petherton in the Wessex League with a 63 to 15 win!  Both Marie Trow and Gill Harvey had good wins. Rink Scores: P.Jenkins, M.Green, M.Perry, G.Harvey 23-14,  J. Collingwood, M. Barron, L. Hamblin, M.Trow 23-13, J.Collins, M.Stansfield, C.Pettit, M. Hordle 17-15.

In the second WLL match this week Wedmore lost by just three points to Mark Moor with a final score of 61-64. Gill Harvey and her team had the only win of the day 29-14. Rink scores:  B. Disbrey, M.Barron, J.Hunt, M.Trow 18-25,  J. Collingwood, B. Clark, M.Fisher, G.Harvey 29-14,  P.Jenkins, A.Birch, J. Wheller, E.Deverill 14-25.

A mixed Wedmore team played at home in a friendly match against Chewstoke and won with a final score of 103 to 55.  John Runciman’s team had the best win of the day 21-6.

Touring team Rhiwbina enjoyed their visit to Wedmore fielding six teams. Although the visitors lost by 104 to 80 their spirits remained high and they ended up giving an impromptu concert after the match. A thoroughly enjoyable day!