Weekly report: w/e 4th September ’16

Wedmore ladies continue to do well in the Fear Plate competition winning the semi-final against Watchett by 65 shots to 49!  They next play in the final against Prattens on the 18th of September.

The ladies travelled to Ashcombe for a WLL match and won by just one shot49-48.  Shirley Wederall and her team secured the win with a 28-14 result. Rink scores: B.Clark, P.Jenkins, A.Birch, M.Hordle 14-11,  J.Collingwood, M.Fisher, A. Hughes, G. Harvey 7-23,  J.Collins, M.Barron, P. Beard, S.Wederall 28-14.

There have been some good successes for the Wedmore men this season,The men’s A team have ended in a very laudable third place in their first season in the county League Prem.2,   and  Wedmore came first in the Clevedon & District Over 60s !

The next big event is the final of the Triples Cup playing against their arch-rivals Portishead RBL.

Wedmore played host to Chewstoke in the Clevedon and Dist. Over 60s and the home team won by 120 shots to 81 and winning every rink.   Ray Newell and his team had the best win 24-13.  Rink scores:  A.Birch, K.Burt, E.Payne 24-20, V.Matthews, D.Collins, C.Moss 23-13,  B.Aston, T.Brown, D.Nicholls 19-10,  R.Bull, R.Thurkettle, R.Hughes 15-14,  J.Runciman, C.Panchaud, R.Barron 15-11,   P,Smith, I.Gallop, R.Newell 24-13.

A mixed Wedmore team played city of Wells for the Friendship Cup and Wedmore won by 121 shots to 105  Roger Hughes and his team had the best win 27-17.

In friendly matches this week the ladies beat visitors St. Andrews by 59 shots to 36 and the men lost to Bridgewater Durleigh by 77 shots to 83.