SOUTH Molton Bowling Club has held it annual finals day.
Winners were: Senior Ladies - Joan Moor beat Hilder Isherwood 21-20. Bob Tricker Cup - Gareth Riddell beat Gordon Webber 26-11. Mixed pairs - John Chappel & Shirley Webber beat Joan Moore & John Moore 2-0. Men’s two woods - Gareth Riddell beat Stanley Deveau 21 -7. Men’s Lyddon Cup - Richard Evans beat Peter Hooper 21-13. Men’s Handicap singles- Gareth Riddell beat Peter Webb 26-25. Ladies Handicap singles - Shirley Webber beat Jill Beer 18-22. Handicap pairs - Richard Evans &Frank Reed beat Jock Willey & Will Howells 22-21. Govier singles - Shirley Webber beat Jill Beer 21-20. Ladies two wood singles - Gloria Jenkins beat Shirley Webber 17-12.
South Molton Ladies reached the semi-final of the Grace Matthews Top Club, a county wide competition, losing to the eventual winners Madeira (Exmouth). They won the singles (Shirley Webber) and pairs (Ann Evans and Hazel Deans) but lost the two wood Singles (Clair Slee), triples (Mary Snell, Audrey Bright and Hannah Slee) and rinks (Gloria Jenkins, Lynda Thompson, Nan Peters and Barbara Goss).
In other county competitions, South Molton’s David Jenkins and Ronald Moule lost 20-23 in the final of the Men’s Unbadged Pairs while other club members reach county quarter-finals - Colin Worth (Over 60’s singles), Andrew Slee, Shane Clapp & Richard Evans (triples),David Jenkins, Peter Hooper & Peter Wood (unbadged triples) , Terry Slee, Marcus Slee and Clair Slee (mixed triples)