Sleaford are bowled over by Grantham

Bowls news.
Bowls news.

With two matches cancelled, Sleaford Bowls Club played only four last week.

At home to Grantham in the EBA League, only one rink was won, with one drawn and one lost. Grantham took the aggregate 45-57 and seven points to the hosts’ three.

Martin Titley, Phil Musson, Richard Barnes and Paul Jobson won 24-15; Robin Wilson, Kris Moore, Neil Mapletoft and Andrew Bird drew 14-14; John Parker, Roger Neaverson, Roy Markham and Derek Smith lost 7-28.

ASC Metals League

Sleaford 44

Washingborough 66

Linda Morris, Calum Campbell and Gwen Campbell won 24-18; Gerald Woodhead, Andrew Morris and Kris Moore lost 14-15; Pete Annison, Steve Morris and Larry Davies lost 6-33.

City League

Washingborough 64

Sleaford 117

Neil Mapletoft, Phil Musson and Trevor Cope won 27-14; John Parker, Roger Neaverson and Derek Smith won 24-20; Martin Titley, Richard Barnes and Paul Jobson won 27-19; Kris Moore, Derek Campbell and Andrew Bird won 29-11.

Ruskington 50

Rustons 43

John Booth, Isabel Drain and Graham Croft won 18-14; Les Warren, Les Wilkinson and Angela Goddard won 18-10; Jim Matson, Carol Croft and Mike Kennedy lost 14-19.

District League Jubilee Cup

Ruskington 45

Sleaford 92

John Parker beat Les Wilkinson 17-16; Joan Gilbert and Roy Markham beat Trevor Thackray and Sue Mitchell 28-14; Jackie Wareham, Ron Lupton and Bas Gilbert beat Kath Booth, Tracy Whipday and Wendy Pateman 30-3; Pete Annison, Julie Cope, Larry Davies and Phil Musson beat David Miller, Keith Pilbeam, P. Mackie and Lin Clifton 17-12.

Cliff League

Cherry Willingham 51

Ruskington 73

Paul Butterworth, Peter Shucksmith and Trevor Harding lost 16-19; Wendy Pateman, Jim Matson and Les Warren won 30-7; Sue Mitchell, Les Wilkinson and David Miller won 19-5; John Booth, Lin Clifton and Keith Pilbeam lost 8-20.

Coningsby League

Mareham Ladies 39

Ruskington 77

Les Jenkins, Jock Mitchell and Trevor Harding won 29-19; Waylon Clarke, Zack Thompson and Paul Butterworth won 34-3; Jim Matson, Trevor Thackray and Mike Kennedy lost 14-17.