THE two top scorers in the Ilfracombe Skittles League both ended up on the losing side this week.

Nick Harwood scored 81 for 50 Up Club, who lost by 17 away to Vickers, for whom John Payne scored 75.

Haydn Keeton of Shipwreckers floored 79 in the local derby match at the Ship & Pilot, but went down by one pin to pubmates Parade, for whom Andrew Williams scored 75.

Another player in the 70s was Stuart Foreman, whose 72 helped Gary’s Gorillas to a home win against Toe Rags.

Div 1: Shipwreckers 363, Parade 364; Shammick 337, Castle Trophies 311; D J Bees 316, Golden Balls 293; Gary’s Gorillas 345, Toe Rags 332; Buddy’s 290, Who Spares Wins 292; Ups & Downs 279, Look Up Guts 325; Easy Six 327, Peers 281.

Div 2: Unpredictables 292, Wheelers 263; Globetrotters 250, Texasix 253; Hele Faithuls 304, Magnificent 7 283; Vickers 372, 50 Up Club 355; Pipe Cleaners 277, Off Cuts 278; Glastonbury Trippers 275, Vilma’s Vanderboys 281.

Div 3: Uncorked 360, Dicky Downers 311; Confused 276, Hele Rebels 256; Individuals 243, X Champs 221; Northern Lights 309, Gruntas 221; Planet of the Grapes 264, Pier Rollers 242.

Div 4: Seasiders 242, Buddy’s Best 231; Waverley Wanderers 309, Peter’s Lads 326; Pier Pressure 250, Crusty’s Crusaders 246; St George’s Boys 292, The Rebels 342; Over The Hele 259, Only Fools and Seahorses 258; Tankards 286, Cunning Stunts 272.