BOWLS: Visitors are victorious in Sleaford Town president’s day comp

Bowls news.
Bowls news.

Sleaford Town Bowls Club played their presidents’ day competition on Sunday.

Twenty sets competed all day and emerging as winners were Peter Annison, Terry Ingam (Cranwell) and Richard Musson (Helpringham). Runners-up were Ken Dye, Bas Gilbert and Roy Markham from the town club.

At home against Eagle in the City League, two winning rinks gave the aggregate score 93-6 and 10 points to the visitors’ four.

Results: John Parker, Roger Neaverson and Derek Smith won 28-16; Kris Moore, Mick Wareham and Andrew Bird won 23-14; Trevor Cope, Neil Mapletoft and Paul Jobson lost 20-21; Peter Stokes, Phil Musson and Richard Barnes lost 22-25.

Heighington 100

Sleaford Town 70

Robin Wilson, David Curt and Brian Srawley drew 26-26; Gerald Woodhead, Julie Cope and Roy Markham lost 15-22; Ruth Bird, Mick Wareham and Colin Grosse lost 14-30; Peter Annison, Gwen Campbell and Bas Gilbert lost 15-22,

Sleaford Town 65

Legionnaires 45

Ken Dye, Colin Grosse and Tom Bell won 22-11; Jackie Wareham, Ron Lupton and Bas Gilbert won 25-14; Arthur Norris, Gill Annison and Roy Markham lost 18-20.

City League Handicap Cup

St Giles 67

Sleaford Town 72

Kris Moore, Larry Davies and Andrew Bird won 36-9; Lewis Jobson, John Parker and Paul Jobson lost 19-26; Neil Mapletoft, Phil Musson and Trevor Cope lost 17-32.

Sleaford League

Heckington 87

Sleaford Town 56

Gerald Woodhead, Pete Annison and Mick Wareham won 28-14; Jackie Wareham, David Curt and Bas Gilbert won 22-13; Joan Gilbert, Julie Cope and David Campbell won 20-17; Mick Jarrald, Brian Srawley and Ken Dye won 19-11.